rape

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Case With a Facebook Post: ‘I am filled with profound sorrow’

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Nate Parker, in a Facebook post, is still saying he had consensual sex with an inebriated woman while a student at Penn State in 1999. But within his 480 words, there was no apology. Parker’s post came on the heels of the victim’s brother letting the...

On Nate Parker’s College Rape Case & Why Black Women Should Not Watch “Birth of a Nation”

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  Nate Parker, writer of the film “Birth of a Nation”, was involved in a rape case when he was in college at Penn State and this news is making it incredibly easy for me to say “nope” to watching and or supporting the film...

Brian Banks on Brock Turner’s Rape Sentence: ‘It’s a Case Of Privilege’

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“I wasn’t physically raped, but I was raped in a sense of my freedom. I was kidnapped, taken against my will, placed in a box for five years and two months. I was denied all human rights. When I screamed and pleaded and begged, it...

Woman Sues After NY State Cop Avoids Rape Charges

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Maleatra Montanez, 40, of Syracuse, NY, called the police last February because her teenage daughter was missing. But when Syracuse police Officer Chester Thompson, a white officer, arrived her call for help eventually turned into something more serious. “When I opened the door, he told...

#RapedByMorehouse Rocks Twitter, Sparks Discussion On Sexual Violence On College Campuses

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Atlanta University Center students joined together Tuesday afternoon for a silent protest at Spelman to speak out against the silencing of rape victims. Students are calling for Morehouse College to acknowledge the rape culture that exists on campus and make changes. Shortly after an anonymous...