The US Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights informed the University of Connecticut on Monday that it will investigate the school for allegedly mishandling sexual assault cases and violating Title IX, the federal law that requires colleges to eliminate gender-based discrimination.
According to the report, the VA scrutinizes claims made by sexual assault victims more intently, even when they provide the kind of documentation their counterparts are not required to.
"This was an attempted murder and it's not an isolated case; it's one among many."
Etsy has removed the shirts, but the shop remains open with other offensive and sexist items.
A former Wesleyan University student who was sexually assaulted in 2010 at a fraternity house, nicknamed by students the "rape factory," has settled a $10 million lawsuit against the university and the fraternity chapter.
Calls for the men to be executed had come from high-profile politicians and many other Indians throughout the ongoing trial.
The four convicted men will be sentenced tomorrow. They face either life imprisonment or death by hanging.
"Something is not right with our system when a judge can make that kind of decision."
[Trigger Warning: This post contains references to sexually violent acts and threatening behavior.] Lydia Cuomo, a 27-year-old Bronx teacher, was brutally raped at gunpoint by drunken off-duty cop Michael Pena. That was in August 2011, but over the past year Cuomo has traveled to Albany, NY numerous times to tell her horrific story in hopes of finally finding...
These aren't the kinds of conversations or the kind of attitude we, as a nation, need to have perpetuated in the media.