Latest Anti-Rape Movement Stories

2014-09-09 08:31:40

Rape Kit Action Project coalition members join with California advocates to support AB 1517 WASHINGTON, Sept.

US Updates Definition Of Rape
2012-01-09 11:30:30

The legal definition of rape is being overhauled for the first time in 80 years. Spearheaded by the Obama administration, the updates will include the ability to recognize men as victims of the crime as well as any victim who is unable to give consent or who is violated with an object.

2011-01-16 00:23:25

GNESA, in partnership with State of Georgia, plans to launch statewide campaign to prevent sexual harassment and violence among adolescents Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 14, 2011 Adolescent boys in Georgia could be sexually assaulting or sexually harassing adolescent girls and not even realize it.

2009-11-09 08:00:00

ENOLA, Pa., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently awarded the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape $1.5 million dollars per year for three years to continue funding its National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC).

2009-04-02 08:00:00

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month WASHINGTON, April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the U.S.

2006-03-07 09:11:46

By Rebecca Harrison JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - "Burn the bitch," yelled supporters of South Africa's former deputy president Jacob Zuma outside the Johannesburg High Court on Tuesday, as the woman he is accused of raping prepared to testify.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.