Skip to content
Special Issue: Utopias
Forgot Your Password?
your online access
Rape Culture news and analysis from The Nation
June 10, 2021
Why Is Garland’s DOJ Taking Trump’s Side Against E. Jean Carroll?
There is no good reason for the Department of Justice to defend a former president against charges that he defamed a woman he allegedly raped.
September 16, 2020
Mexico’s Women Demand Justice on Gender Violence
Enraged at institutional failure to address the mounting crisis, they have occupied the National Human Rights Commission.
September 9, 2020
For Trump, Defaming His Rape Accuser Is Part of His Job
Such is the central claim at the heart of the DOJ’s attempt to intervene in E. Jean Carroll’s defamation lawsuit against Trump.
August 14, 2020
How Men’s Rights Groups Helped Rewrite Regulations on Campus Rape
E-mails shared with
reveal a deep collaboration between the Department of Education and organizations that believe in a crisis of false rape allegations.
February 12, 2019
New Rules Would Discourage Colleges From Investigating Rape Accusations
The Department of Education says new regulations would reduce sexual-misconduct probes by 32 percent.
GET UNLIMITED DIGITAL ACCESS FOR LESS THAN $3 A MONTH!
October 24, 2018
Nobel Peace Prize Winner Denis Mukwege Has Treated Congo’s Rape Victims for 2 Decades
The doctor faced an assassination attempt and government retribution after speaking out against violence and government abuses.
October 9, 2018
Sports, Rape Culture, and Brett Kavanaugh
Brenda Tracy joins the show to talk sports, sexual assault, and why we must combat rape culture (TW).
August 1, 2018
What’s Next for #MeToo?
Women who’ve worked a decade to get to this “moment” say more is needed to change attitudes about sexual harassment and assault.
July 10, 2018
Trump’s Hiring of Fox’s Bill Shine Illustrates Our Debased Politics
It’s just another chance to ask, “Are we living an actual nightmare?”
December 19, 2016
The ‘Brutal Solidarity’ of the Minnesota Gophers
The team called off its Holiday Bowl boycott, but the rally to defend 10 teammates accused of sexual assault has left a stench on campus and beyond.