Dec 7, 2014

Women now comprise half of National Public Safety Commission

For the first time ever, women now comprise half of the members of the National Public Safety Commission after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appointed a new member on Sunday. The newest member is Yuko Kawamoto, 56, a professor at Waseda University Graduate School of ...

Rolling Stone backs off campus gang rape story

Dec 6, 2014

Rolling Stone backs off campus gang rape story

Rolling Stone is casting doubt on the account it published of a young woman who says she was gang-raped at a fraternity party at the University of Virginia, a widely discussed article that put a spotlight on the issue of sexual assault on college ...

Bill Cosby's Walk of Fame star vandalized with word 'rapist'

Dec 6, 2014

Bill Cosby's Walk of Fame star vandalized with word 'rapist'

Comedian Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was vandalized on Friday with the word “rapist” written over it, after numerous women came forward in recent weeks alleging Cosby had sexually assaulted them in incidents dating back decades. The Hollywood Chamber of ...