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In a First, a Man Is Charged for Rape Over the Internet

Sweden’s laws don’t require penetration to call it rape.
Samantha Cole
12.1.17
WikiLeaks
WikiLeaks

Sweden Is Dropping Its Rape Investigation Into Julian Assange

The Wikileaks founder still faces an arrest warrant in the UK.
Kim Zetter
5.19.17
Voices
Voices

Electric Bras and Panic Buttons Won’t Fix India’s Rape Crisis

Sex education answers the questions that technology cannot.
Nilima Achwal
4.5.17
Uber Earth
Uber Earth

Uber Rape Case Leaves No Safe Transit Option for Women in Mexico City

“Now I will only take Uber as a last ditch option.”
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
5.23.16
Gender
Gender

Narcissism In Male College Students Linked to Sexual Assault

Researchers attempt to link a psychological disorder with the proclivity for sexual assault.
Sarah Emerson
4.1.16
Apple
Apple

5,000 People Signed a Petition to Get Siri to Provide Sexual Assault Resources

Apple has been responsive to similar pressure in the past.
Kari Paul
3.24.16
Culture
Culture

Uber's India Rape Case Shows How the Company Is Still Cutting Corners

The company’s practices may have changed in the US, but its underlying values sure haven’t.
Jason Koebler
12.8.14
Features
Features

I Have Sexsomnia—And Can't Be Cured

The feeling is that of a bizarre wet dream that blends with reality just enough to make it real, but not enough to abandon the surreal.
Stephen Klinck
9.15.14
Features
Features

The Problems with 'Anti-Date Rape' Tech

A nail polish that changes color when your drink has been spiked isn't empowering.
Victoria Turk
8.29.14
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

Anthropology Has a Rape Problem

Another risk of doing field research in remote locations.
Michael Byrne
4.13.13
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

Rehtaeh Parsons, Amanda Todd, and the Cyber-Failures of the RCMP

It all started one night—at a friend’s house—when four boys raped Rehtaeh. One of them took a photo and distributed it online.
Ian Borsuk
4.11.13
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

Future Sex: The Google Problems of Rapists

In August of 2011, Savannah Dietrich went to a party. She drank too much and passed out. While she was unconscious, two young men sexually assaulted her, photographing themselves as they did it; they then used the Internet to send these pictures to...
Kelly Bourdet
7.26.12