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An Open Letter to the Administration of the University of Virginia

Dear President Sullivan and the UVA Administration,

As I begin writing this letter, I already worry about the possibility of it falling on deaf ears and being lost in the flurry of media contacts, damage control efforts, and alumni and parent outrage that must surely be coursing through the highest offices of UVA right now. 839 more words

Open Letter

The Definitions

Sexual Assault: the sexual exploitation, forcible penetration, or an act of sexual contact on the body of another person, male or female, without his or her consent.

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Sexual Assault

We Are Women Strong!

My name is Amy D Ortiz and I have been a victim of sexual assault and rape numerous times since i was 5 until i was 25 years old but i have decided I will be a victim no more. 98 more words

Sexual Assault

FBI Releases First Annual Report Using Revised Definition of Rape

By Tara Murtha, WLP Staff

The FBI recently released the preliminary annual Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) statistics for 2013.

The statistics reflect data submitted voluntarily from 18,415 city, county, state, tribal, campus, and federal law enforcement agencies. 574 more words

Women's Law Project

Why John Grisham Wasn't All Wrong about His Child-Porn-Viewing Friend

by J.C. Schildbach, LMHC, ASOTP

Way back in mid-October, an eon ago in Internet time, an article and partial interview was published in The Telegraph… 1,374 more words


Spotlight on R.A.D.


The R.A.D. mission is to “develop and enhance the options of self defense, so they may become viable considerations to the woman who is attacked” (Lawrence N. 883 more words


I am Fake Sarah

Hi there.

My name is Fake Sarah. Except I’m not fake, nor Sarah. This is how I’ve been known for the last few months. Apparently, if people learn my name or other identifying information about me they are mandated to report to the police what’s happening to me. 319 more words