Sexual Assault Victim Services Can Barely Keep Up After #MeToo — Here’s What You Can Do

Bustle January 18, 2018 by PRISCILLA TOTIYAPUNGPRASERT As the #MeToo reckoning encourages more brave people to come public with their experiences of sexual assault and harassment in and out of the workplace, it’s easy to get wrapped up in high-profile outings. In the midst of “who’s next” sensationalism, we should also remember that sexual assault… Learn more »

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11 Ways You Can Support Sexual Assault Survivors In 2018

Bustle News December 30, 2017 By SUMMER LIN With more powerful men being exposed as alleged sexual abusers and the watershed #MeToo movement sparking a national dialogue on sexual assault, 2017 is shaping up to be the year sexual misconduct was finally taken seriously.  While many people are glad that powerful men are finally being held… Learn more »

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January/February 2018 Newsletter

Happy New Year! This letter comes from incoming 1in6 Board President, Claire Harwell.  Dear Friends, Thirty-six years ago, I signed up to be a volunteer with a small rape crisis center. In those days, we primarily went to emergency rooms late at night and took crisis phone calls in the wee hours of the morning…. Learn more »

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Millions of men suffer in silence after sexual abuse. How can we help them better?

The Guardian November 25, 2017 by David Lisak In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein allegations, more and more men in Hollywood are coming forward with their own stories of sexual harassment and sexual abuse within the entertainment industry. As they bravely share their experiences, a long taboo issue is being brought to the surface. To the… Learn more »

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Netflix Cancels ‘House Of Cards’ Amid Misconduct Claims Against Kevin Spacey

CBS News October 30, 2017 LOS ANGELES (CBSLA/AP) — Actor Kevin Spacey faced public and professional backlash Monday after apparently acknowledging a sexual advance he allegedly made on a teenage boy decades ago. In an interview with BuzzFeed, actor Anthony Rapp said Spacey befriended him while they both performed on Broadway shows. Rapp told the outlet he was… Learn more »

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