Sexual Abuse

March 16, 2019
Human Trafficking

People for Profit: The Interdependence of Business and Human Trafficking

Think you’ve never seen a victim of human trafficking? Think again. She’s the woman cleaning your hotel room. The man selling magazine subscriptions. The salon worker. […]
March 14, 2019
Scales of Justice

Sexual Assault and the Civil Justice System

Loss of control: it’s a defining experience for survivors of sexual assault. By violating their self-determination and bodily autonomy, perpetrators strip away their victims’ rights. And […]
March 9, 2019

You Had It Coming: The Implications of Victim-Blaming

We all want to feel safe. When we hear that something bad has happened to a good person, we tend to find ways to distance ourselves […]
March 6, 2019
Catholic Church Sexual Abuse

Your Cross to Bear: The Crushing Consequences of the Catholic Church’s Silence on Sexual Assault Survivors

Tell the truth. For many, this was our first moral lesson. If we commit a wrong, honesty allows us to take responsibility for our actions and […]
March 5, 2019
Sexual Assault

Speaking Out as a Path to Healing from Sexual Trauma

A woman raped by her Uber driver. A child stolen from her country and brought to the United States to serve as a sex slave. A […]