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Stop Calling Nate Parker a Rapist

Stop Calling Nate Parker a Rapist Cathy Young August 23, 2016 The much-anticipated October opening of “The Birth of a Nation,” the story of Nat Turner’s 1831 slave rebellion, is now clouded by past rape allegations against director, writer and star Nate Parker. Already, critics are lined up against the film. In a New York [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Affirmative Consent, Bills, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on Stop Calling Nate Parker a Rapist

Title IX and College Rape: A Series of Injustice, Part 2

Title IX and College Rape: A Series of Injustice, Part 2 Jessica Denis August 24, 2016 The number of victims on campus continues to rise as not much is done about it. There is a pool of knowledge around the topic of Title IX and campus rape, but no one is really providing any action. [...]

By |August 25th, 2016|Accusing U., Civil Rights, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Feminism, Office for Civil Rights, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Training, Victims|Comments Off on Title IX and College Rape: A Series of Injustice, Part 2

Oklahoma Wesleyan Joins Lawsuit Challenging 2011 ‘Dear Colleague’ Letter

Oklahoma Wesleyan Joins Lawsuit Challenging 2011 'Dear Colleague' Letter Susan Kruth August 15, 2016 Today, Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) became the first and only institution of higher education to challenge in court a 2011 mandate from the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) that colleges and universities adjudicate sexual misconduct allegations using the [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Bills, Campus, Civil Rights, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Training, Victims, Violence|Comments Off on Oklahoma Wesleyan Joins Lawsuit Challenging 2011 ‘Dear Colleague’ Letter

PR: The End of Affirmative Consent? SAVE Calls on Lawmakers to Enact Meaningful Solutions to Campus Sexual Assault

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Email: glauterio@saveservices.org The End of Affirmative Consent? SAVE Calls on Lawmakers to Enact Meaningful Solutions to Campus Sexual Assault WASHINGTON / August 16, 2016 – A recent study on affirmative consent practices found so-called “yes-means-yes” policies bear little relationship to the reality of sexual foreplay among college students. Based on [...]

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Stanford Undergrads to Lead SAVE Workshops on Sexuality and Consent

Stanford Undergrads to Lead SAVE Workshops on Sexuality and Consent Kathleen Sullivan August 15, 2016 During autumn quarter, Stanford undergraduates trained as peer educators will lead workshops designed to introduce first-year students to the intrapersonal and interpersonal skills needed to cultivate a more resilient, supportive and safe Stanford community. Stanford Anti-Violence Educators Jazzmin Williams, Lola [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Accountability, Campus, Event, Feminism, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Research, Sex Education, Sex Trafficking, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on Stanford Undergrads to Lead SAVE Workshops on Sexuality and Consent

No Harassment, No Victim, No Investigation. Expelled Anyway.

No Harassment, No Victim, No Investigation. Expelled Anyway. Jack Hunter August 8, 2016 As a college student, I earned a degree in Law Enforcement, but I ended up pursuing a successful business career. At the age of 52, I decided I wanted to become a volunteer deputy at the local Sheriff's Office. But first I had to complete a [...]

By |August 8th, 2016|Campus, False Allegations, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on No Harassment, No Victim, No Investigation. Expelled Anyway.

Ex-CU Student Accused of Sex Assault: University Discriminated by Expelling Me

Ex-CU Student Accused of Sex Assault: University Discriminated by Expelling Me August 3, 2016 Michael Roberts A lawsuit has been filed against the University of Colorado Boulder by a male student who was expelled after being accused of sexually assaulting two fellow students — claims that he says are false. According to the complaint, the [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Campus, Civil Rights, Discrimination, Due Process, Event, False Allegations, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on Ex-CU Student Accused of Sex Assault: University Discriminated by Expelling Me

American College Campuses Have Become Anti-Due Process

American College Campuses Have Become Anti-Due Process KC Johnson Some politicians and media outlets seem to believe that college and university campuses are beset by a culture that is indifferent to rape and that the procedures for investigating and adjudicating claims of sexual assault are so one-sided as to constitute gender discrimination against female accusers. [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Campus, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, Due Process, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on American College Campuses Have Become Anti-Due Process

PR: Campus Sexual Assault: Lawmakers Abandon Affirmative Consent, Turn to Traditional Law Enforcement Approaches

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Email: glauterio@saveservices.org Campus Sexual Assault: Lawmakers Abandon Affirmative Consent, Turn to Traditional Law Enforcement Approaches WASHINGTON / July 19, 2016 – Responding to high-profile cases at Stanford University, Vanderbilt, Baylor, and elsewhere, Democratic and Republican legislators are beginning to enact laws that emphasize traditional criminal justice approaches to curbing campus [...]

By |July 19th, 2016|Campus, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on PR: Campus Sexual Assault: Lawmakers Abandon Affirmative Consent, Turn to Traditional Law Enforcement Approaches

GOP Platform: Campus Rape is for Police, Not Professors

GOP Platform: Campus Rape is for Police, Not Professors Blake Neff July 13, 2016 The current draft of the GOP platform created in Cleveland includes a provision calling for sexual assault on college campuses to be handled exclusively by police, not campus judicial bodies. Delegates on the platform committee of the Republican National Convention met [...]