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The backlash against the Gillette ad shows how painfully little distance we as a society have covered since the #MeToo movement.
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John of God, the Brazilian spiritual leader accused of sexual assault, exploited women with a network of people dependent on him for money and power.
Despite the #MeToo movement, women in politics still face challenges in talking openly about gender equality.
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The absence of strict law enforcement against perpetrators has meant institutions of higher education continue to have high numbers of sexual violence cases.
Two-thirds of people who report workplace sexual harassment say they lost their jobs or are retaliated against in other ways. Most never receive any money.
The term 'gaslighting' is now liberally used but what does it mean and where did it come from?
In his text Fire of Love, Rolle has a few interesting things to say about medieval gender relations.
Between November 2016 and October 2018, more than 130 government officials were publicly accused of sexual harassment or assault.
Australians are more aware of domestic violence and sexual assault than before. But a worrying proportion blame victims for abuse, think women are lying, and don't believe consent is always necessary.
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The pair never worked together, but their controversial depiction of sex links them in the minds of movie historians.
Gender and sexuality can help understand consent – but there's so much more to consider, when drugs are involved.
A video uploaded to YouTube last month depicted an avatar in a video game physically assaulting a female character until she was unconscious. Should that be allowed in today's gaming culture?
Prevailing patriarchal and cultural norms in some societies prevent women victims of sexual crimes from talking out by shaming them.