'Solidarity' too often masks a culture of sexual coercion and assault by male activists.
United States Vice-President Joe Biden: “Any time consent is not or cannot be given, it is sexual assault and it is a crime.”
A group of Hilton College pupils are in hot water after a picture depicting a “mock rape” went viral on social media on Thursday.
The M&G's Mia Malan spent a week in Diepsloot and spoke to rape victims, parents and councillors to understand the high rate of rape in the township.
Unless the rape crisis is tackled, it will backfire at us.
Crime stats released this week reported a drop in rape cases, but experts say this is because fewer people are bothering to report rapes to the police
This week we take a look at the crime stats, the corrupt take a stand against the corrupt and just so you know, we are not gays!
Patriarchy and men scarred by racism violate women to assert their masculinity.
In the shadow of some tall bushes, 70-year-old Bakazi Ndazimo was raped by two soldiers while neighbours quietly closed their curtains.
How to go beyond platitudes when it comes to teenage sexuality and abuse? One NGO has a solution: teach young women to know their worth and rights.
The issue reached boiling point when the National Democratic Alliance said it had no plans to criminalise marital rape despite a UN recommendation.
South Sudan's army raped then torched girls alive inside their homes during a recent campaign notable for its "new brutality and intensity".
Part of the worries about a retracted Rolling Stone article is that it may inhibit other people from coming forward with their stories.
Yet serious errors by the prosecutor and the magistrate meant the high court had no choice but to reduce his sentence of life in prison.
Violent men can't be dismissed as deviant; our society shapes such distorted masculinities.
Bolstering a weak life orientation curriculum is proposed as one of the ways of preventing abuse, including rape, in classrooms.
The pupils who attacked a boy, raping him with a broom handle, will appear in court on Friday. Meanwhile, the DA will protest at the school on Friday.
A superior court judge turned down a request from Polanski's lawyers, who wanted a new hearing to try and close the case on procedural grounds.
To speak about sex in any form is taboo – unless it's by those who make billions off it. This has plunged people into silence and vulnerability.