Donald Trump Amidst Rape Controversy: "You Can't Rape Your Spouse"
Donald Trump Amidst Rape Controversy: "You Can't Rape Your Spouse"
By Raquel Reichard | 07/28/2015 - 10:05

Donald Trump is perpetuating another harmful rape myth.


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13 Things You Need to Know About Consent
13 Things You Need to Know About Consent
By Raquel Reichard | 07/09/2015 - 12:23

Those of us who were lucky enough to live in a state that requires students to be taught sex education can remember that 40-minute course we


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Stacey Dash Apologizes For Those Rape Comments
Stacey Dash Apologizes For Those Rape Comments
By Samantha Leal | 02/03/2015 - 13:12

Someone has changed her tune.


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Stacey Dash Makes Comments About Campus Rape, Calls Victims 'Bad Girls' Who 'Like to Be Naughty'
Stacey Dash Makes Comments About Campus Rape, Calls Victims 'Bad Girls' Who 'Like to Be Naughty'
By Samantha Leal | 02/02/2015 - 10:51

We’re hoping this is some sort of playing Devil’s advocate thing, because lord have mercy.


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Brazilian Congressman Said He Wouldn't Rape Female Colleague Because She "Didn't Deserve It"
Brazilian Congressman Said He Wouldn't Rape Female Colleague Because She "Didn't Deserve It"
By Latina Staff | 12/15/2014 - 10:10

An altercation between Brazilian congressman Jair Bolsonaro and representative Maria do Rosario has taken an ugly turn following a statement made by Bolsonaro on the congression


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Man Sentenced to 30 Days After Raping a Girl (Who Kills Herself)
Man Sentenced to 30 Days After Raping a Girl (Who Kills Herself)
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/30/2013 - 10:00

A Montana district court judge is being petitioned against for handing down a controversially short sentence to a former Senior High teacher convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl.


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Dr. Phil Posts & Deletes Controversial Tweet
Dr. Phil Posts & Deletes Controversial Tweet
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/21/2013 - 11:15

On Tuesday, Dr. Phil sent out a tweet asking, "If a girl is drunk, is it OK to have sex with her? Reply yes or no to @drphil #teensaccused"

According to MSN Now, Twitter users quickly began making accusations that Dr. Phil's tweet was excusing rape.

One user reponded, "The answer is No, Never you jackass. And then you kick whoever asked you in the throat." Another tweeted, "Is @drphil a moron or an a**hole? So hard to decide."


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Bolivian Mennonite women from Manitoba Colony
Bolivian Rapists Have Been Convicted, Yet the Crimes Continue
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/13/2013 - 18:15

For several years, residents of Bolivia's Manitoba Colony could not explain what was going when it came to the raping of their women.

There was no explanation as to how a woman could wake up with blood and semen stains across her sheets and have no memory of that night. Nor could anyone explain how some would go to sleep wearing clothes and wake up completely naked, covered in dirty fingerprints.


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Latina Responds to Rick Ross Date Rape Song "UOENO"
Rick Ross' Date Rape Song "UOENO" - Where's the Outrage?
By Sugey Palomares | 03/28/2013 - 11:00

Every 2 minutes, someone in the U.S. is sexually assualted. Latinas are disproportionately affected by sexual assault and rape crimes. In 2011, reported rapes among Latina students (between the ages of 12 and 24) where the highest than any other ethnic group. In addition, 1 in 7 Hispanic women have experienced rape at some point in their lifetime, according to the National Rape Response Services.


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2 Teens Convicted in Steubenville Rape Case
2 Teens Convicted in Steubenville Rape Case
By Latina Staff | 03/19/2013 - 11:17

Media has been buzzing with the news of the Steubenville, Ohio rape case, which involved two young high school boys and one young woman. The verdict handed down Sunday convicted the two young football stars, Trent Mays, 17, and Ma'lik Richmond, 16, of rape. Mays was sentenced to at least two years in the state juvenile system, while Richmond was sentenced to one year. Both could end up in juvenile jail until they are 21, at the discretion of the State Department of Youth Services. 


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