rape culture
Sep 2017

Still missing the point

Rolling Stone magazine up for sale

John Sexton Sep 18, 2017 5:01 PM

“…a botched story three years ago about an unproven gang rape at the University of Virginia badly bruised the magazine’s journalistic reputation.”

“Since there are no national statistics on how many young men of any given race are the subject of campus-sexual-assault complaints, we are left with anecdotes…”

“Neuroscience research does not support [the] claim that high levels of stress hormones impair memory for traumatic experience.”

“the system established by the prior administration has failed too many students.”

“the letter and subsequent directives triggered the creation of a parallel justice system for sexual assault”

Aug 2017

“I’m very grateful for these tapes.”

Jul 2017
Jun 2017

“Rolling Stone and Erdely had an agenda…”

Long overdue due process

Dec 2016

Justice delayed

“This sounds like a total horror — it’s the worst of all possible outcomes.”

Let’s just put all this unpleasantness behind us

Nov 2016

“This young woman was very good at telling this story.”

It all comes down to technicalities

“It’s reckless, it’s cavalier and it’s intentional.”

Sep 2016

The views of a “reasonable person” have no place in a kangaroo court, sir. You are out of order.

Aug 2016

“It doesn’t even necessarily make him a bad feminist — you know, later, once he stops doing that.”

Jun 2016

An end to the kangaroo courts on campus?

Justice is (mostly) served

Apr 2016
Mar 2016
Feb 2016

Better late than never I suppose

Jan 2016
Nov 2015


Oct 2015

Rejecting the Kangaroo Court

Leave it to the professionals

Sep 2015

Beating the rap… sort of

This should just go flawlessly

Jul 2015

Manipulations towards an end.

Jun 2015

Double standard? There’s more standards here than you can count.

No means no, and yes might mean yes. Or no.

Oh, this should end well…

May 2015
Apr 2015

Budweiser: The official beer of ‘rape culture’

Noah Rothman Apr 28, 2015 4:41 PM

It ends now.

Hate takes and fakes