sexual assault

 
Silence cloaks boy-on-boy sex abuse
Silence cloaks boy-on-boy sex abuse
Angelo Abrahams* smiles shyly as he walks into the tiny, cramped lounge of his parents’ home, a lone two-roomed structure on a farm approximately...
Let’s mute the R. Kellys in our lives
Let’s mute the R. Kellys in our lives
I did not watch the Surviving R. Kelly documentary about the singer’s alleged two-decade abuse of women, many of them young and black. I...
The best of the M&G’s Africa coverage in 2018
The best of the M&G’s Africa coverage in 2018
The Mail & Guardian prides itself on in-depth, first-hand reporting on and from the African continent. This is a selection of the best stories...
Alleged victim of Spacey sexual assault filmed part of incident
Alleged victim of Spacey sexual assault filmed part of incident
A young man who accused Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him at a seaside restaurant near Boston in 2016 filmed part of the incident, according...
A culture of sexual harassment and bullying existed at EE – report
A culture of sexual harassment and bullying existed at EE – report
The allegations of sexual harassment, intimidation, bullying and silencing reflect an organisational culture at Equal Education that in the past...
Former Parktown Boys' High School assistant coach gets 23 years in jail
Former Parktown Boys' High School assistant coach gets 23 years in jail
A former Parktown Boys' High School assistant water polo coach has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexual assault and an additional three...
More trauma for abused schoolboys
More trauma for abused schoolboys
Since becoming known as one of the boys who was sexually assaulted at Parktown Boys’ High School, June Andrews’s son has not been the same.
To fix schools, fix society first
To fix schools, fix society first
On October 12 this year, the department of basic education hosted a summit on school safety at St George’s Hotel in Gauteng. It was attended by...
A compass for a feminist future
A compass for a feminist future
I find myself praying for my abusive uncle and using my tears to bargain with God for a lesser punishment for him. He has tried to kill members of...
Lawyers differ over rape grilling
Lawyers differ over rape grilling
Counsel for rape accused Timothy Omotoso has faced outrage for his cross-examination of Cheryl Zondi, who has accused the televangelist pastor of...
CR7: Let’s be intelligent hooligans
CR7: Let’s be intelligent hooligans
Looking back at almost two decades of football admiration, my most crushing experience was not a lost final or a last-minute goal, but rather a...
Dros confirms ‘incident’ following rape of seven-year-old at restaurant
Dros confirms ‘incident’ following rape of seven-year-old at restaurant
The Dros franchise group, where a seven-year-old girl was raped on Saturday, has released a statement confirming that an “incident took place”...