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Attorneys for Girls Writer Accused of Rape Retract Claim That Accuser Demanded Money Attorneys for Girls Writer Accused of Rape Retract Claim That Accuser Demanded Money

Girls writer and Lena Dunham friend Murray Miller has been accused of raping actress Aurora Perrineau. When the news broke last month about the alleged rape, Miller’s attorneys stated that Perrineau and her family had asked for a substantial amount of money for damages. But apparently that was not the case at all, and…

Want to Get Away With Harassment? Become a Cop Want to Get Away With Harassment? Become a Cop

A little over a week ago, a Kentucky state trooper resigned following allegations that he’d had sex with a woman he apprehended in exchange for not bringing her into jail. Days earlier, a Bay Area paper reported that an officer stepped down after assaulting a 17-year-old girl participating in the San Leandro “police…

Lena Horne’s Granddaughter, Filmmaker Jenny Lumet, Accuses Russell Simmons of Sexual Violation Lena Horne’s Granddaughter, Filmmaker Jenny Lumet, Accuses Russell Simmons of Sexual Violation

Jenny Lumet, the award-winning screenwriter behind Rachel Getting Married and The Mummy, is the latest woman to come forward with the resounding call of #MeToo, sharing what she says was her horrific encounter with music mogul Russell Simmons, who she says sexually assaulted her when she was in her early 20s.

2 Teens Secure Plea Deal in Facebook Live Gang Rape Case  2 Teens Secure Plea Deal in Facebook Live Gang Rape Case 

Two teenagers involved in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed on Facebook Live back in March have agreed to plead guilty as part of a plea deal.

How, if You’re a Man, to Deal With the Fact That You’re Probably Trash How, if You’re a Man, to Deal With the Fact That You’re Probably Trash

The one thing I keep coming back to when thinking about Louis C.K. now isn’t the bizarre and abusive sexual habits revealed, in detail, last week by the New York Times—repeated forms of sexual misconduct that confirm the long-standing rumors about him and validate platforms such as Gawker, which first reported on this…

Watch: Gabrielle Union Gets Candid About Her Own Rape

Gabrielle Union was raped while working at a Payless shoe store 25 years ago. She bravely details her sexual assault in her new book, We’re Going to Need More Wine. Union has been vocal about her assault since the beginning of her acting career and has become a leading voice for women of color in conversations about…

NYPD Officers Accused of Raping Teen Will Face Rare Department Trial Before Going to Criminal Court NYPD Officers Accused of Raping Teen Will Face Rare Department Trial Before Going to Criminal Court

Two New York City Police Department officers accused of kidnapping and raping an 18-year-old young woman from Brooklyn, N.Y., in September will face a trial before their peers before their criminal trial.

6 Women Accuse Rush Hour Director Brett Ratner of Sexual Harassment or Misconduct 6 Women Accuse Rush Hour Director Brett Ratner of Sexual Harassment or Misconduct

The man who lost out on hosting the 2012 Oscars for saying “Rehearsal is for fags” is the latest Hollywood power player to have sexual-misconduct allegations made against him.

The Culture of Male Silence: Men Treat Sexual Assault Like America Treats White Supremacy The Culture of Male Silence: Men Treat Sexual Assault Like America Treats White Supremacy

I am not a religious man by any measure, but there are universal truths to which I adhere. I believe that love is a byproduct of love. I believe that hate made love to an orange, had a petty-ass baby, and that’s how we got the grapefruit. I believe that cats were put on earth to kill things. And I believe the universe…

Girl at Center of Rape Trial of Nicki Minaj’s Brother Gives Horrifying Details in Testimony Girl at Center of Rape Trial of Nicki Minaj’s Brother Gives Horrifying Details in Testimony

Trigger warning: Very vivid descriptions of rape and sodomy as told by the alleged victim herself.

Being Insecure in Harvey Weinstein’s World: On Mayim Bialik, Rape and Concern-Trolling Being Insecure in Harvey Weinstein’s World: On Mayim Bialik, Rape and Concern-Trolling

Over the past two weeks on the heels of the Harvey Weinstein travesty, I’ve noticed a trend. And I have a question and am in need of an answer.

I Have Been Raped by Far Nicer Men Than You I Have Been Raped by Far Nicer Men Than You

One night when I was riding home to New York City’s Brooklyn borough on the C train, an older man started smiling, making kissy faces and, eventually, miming sexual acts at me. I pointedly tried to ignore him as my discomfort grew; there weren’t that many people on the train, and my stop was coming up. The nearest…

Rapper Nelly Arrested for Rape: Report Rapper Nelly Arrested for Rape: Report

Rapper Nelly, born Cornell Haynes Jr., has been arrested and charged with second-degree rape for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman on his tour bus early Saturday morning.

The Rape of Recy Taylor Looks Back at a Horrific but Largely Forgotten Case From the Jim Crow South The Rape of Recy Taylor Looks Back at a Horrific but Largely Forgotten Case From the Jim Crow South

Say her name: Recy Taylor. In 1944, 24-year-old Recy Taylor and two friends were walking back from a late-night church service in Abbeville, Ala., when seven young white men in a car stopped them and threatened them with a gun. Taylor was forced to enter the car, and the men drove off with her into the woods.

Ohio Mom Stabbed Boyfriend 6 Times After Finding Him Naked on Top of Her 12-Year-Old Daughter: Report Ohio Mom Stabbed Boyfriend 6 Times After Finding Him Naked on Top of Her 12-Year-Old Daughter: Report

Police are investigating after officials say a Cleveland woman stabbed her boyfriend several times in a fit of righteous anger after finding him on top of her young daughter, naked, police records confirm.

Mystikal Arrested for Rape ... Again Mystikal Arrested for Rape ... Again

First of all, what did you think was going to happen? The lyrics of his most popular song begin:

Raven-Symoné Speaks Out on Cosby Allegations and Surprises Us All ... Also, She’s Still ‘Dating Girls’ Raven-Symoné Speaks Out on Cosby Allegations and Surprises Us All ... Also, She’s Still ‘Dating Girls’

Raven-Symoné—I know, at this point she’s trained us to roll our eyes when we hear her name because the things that come out of her mouth are often unsavory. From not wanting to hire people with ghetto names (cough—like hers—cough) to believing that former first lady Michelle Obama does indeed look apish, Raven-Symoné…

Judge of Characters: When Black Men Stop Caring About Women

This week, we’ve been faced with famous black men who clearly don’t care about women. Rick Ross, who has a sordid history of rapey lyrics, proved just how rapey he could be in his latest appearance on The Breakfast Club.

Watch: A Timeline of R. Kelly’s Troubling History of Sexual Allegations

By now you’ve heard that R. Kelly has allegedly formed a sex cult with women ranging in age from their late teens to late 20s (Kelly denies the allegations). Was anyone really surprised, though?

The Cosby Trial Reminded Me Why I’ll Never Seek Justice The Cosby Trial Reminded Me Why I’ll Never Seek Justice

I have been sexually assaulted twice in my life.

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