California’s “yes means yes” law turns the idea of sexual consent upside down. Suddenly, nearly all sex is rape.. It was only a matter of time before backers of the law decided to make their definition (which is almost impossible to prove) the law of the land.
m.washingtonexaminer.com By Ashe Schow
These dysfunctional policies..originated from the fundamentally flawed view that society must accommodate the needs and wants of victims even at the cost of due process.
claremontindependent.com Commentary by undergraduate students Derek Ko and Steven Glick
I am a feminist. I have marched at the barricades…Until a month ago, I would have expressed unqualified support for Title IX…But that was before .. a text of desperation. “CALL ME. URGENT. NOW.”
Americans have been living through an enormously sensationalized college rape hoax, but as the evidence accumulates it’s becoming clear that the entire thing was just a bunch of media hype and political opportunism.
www.usatoday.com By Glenn Harlan Reynolds
In April 2013, former University of Florida student Tanya Borachi lied to police about getting bound and gagged in a Gainesville apartment complex parking lot. At Princeton University student Mindy Brickman falsely accused a fellow Princeton student of raping her. In April 2013, University of Wyoming student Meg Lanker-Simons, then 28, anonymously posted a rape threat directed at herself on a Facebook page called UW Crushes.
“I am a feminist, for whatever that’s worth. I am a person who is outraged by any act of violence. But I also support the American presumption that a person is innocent until proven guilty.”
m.utsandiego.com By Peg Rosen
…new federal numbers show the risk on campuses is still lower than it is for non-students. And the report casts some doubt on a statistic we’ve heard a lot – that 1 in 5 college students are raped or sexually assaulted.
Southern Methodist University violated Title IX when it failed to provide a “prompt and equitable response” to the alleged sexual assault of a male student by another male student in 2012, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday.
www.insidehighered.com By Jake New