Tag: rape

New Accuser Says Epstein Raped Her After She Told Him She Was a Virgin

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. Three new accusers have sued the estate of Jeffrey Epstein alleging that he abused them with sex toys and forced them to engage in other sex acts, according to court documents reviewed by multiple outlets. One woman said she was forced to […]

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Steve King Is Now Pondering Our Collective Existence as a Result of Rape and Incest

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. Rep. Steve King, in an awkward attempt to justify his complete opposition to abortions even in cases of rape or incest, vocally considered the upsides to such crimes on Wednesday. For example, our collective existence. “What if we went back through all […]

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Iowa Rep. Steve King Continues to Be Steve King: If Not for Rape and Incest, Would There Be Any Population Left?

Photo: Joshua Lott (Getty Images) Iowa Rep. Steve King is the pus-filled boil on America’s ass. Assuming, of course, that the boil is so racist that the New York Times was able to create a timeline of all the racist shit that he’s said. Steve King is so racist that he retweets neo-Nazis. He’s so […]

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Mystikal Busted His Ass for All Our Sins and There’s Video Evidence to Prove It

Photo: Neilson Barnard (Getty Images for BMI) Since I’ve spent my entire morning laughing at this shit, I suppose I’ll share with the rest of the class now. TMZ reports that some guy named Mystikal, who somehow ranks higher than Jadakiss on Panama Jackson’s list of greatest rappers of all-time, caught the L of the […]

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If Elected, Kamala Harris Intends to Close the National Rape Kit Backlog in Her 1st Term

Kamala Harris speaks on stage at 2019 ESSENCE Festival at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on July 06, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photo: Paras Griffin (Getty Images for ESSENCE) We’re just short of a year away from officially naming a Democratic nominee to face off against Donald Trump in 2020, but the candidates have […]

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#ETTU?

The fall of 2017 dumps you roundly in the wrong. You catch yourself musing aloud to a friend, regarding Louis C.K.’s admission of masturbating in front of a large minority of his industry, about whether his having asked the women’s permission first shouldn’t count for something. Under her hard, silent look, you are forced to […]

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Bill Cosby Called Himself ‘America’s Dad’ and Black Twitter Determined That Was a Lie

Photo: Matt Rourke (AP Photo) Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby might be a lot of things—an alleged serial rapist, “a sexually violent predator,” inmate number NN7687—but one title he can no longer claim is “America’s Dad.” Nah, bruh. We threw that baby out with the bathwater. America’s Dad wouldn’t be serving time in prison for sexual […]

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Alabama: Where You Can Be Forced to Give Birth After Being Raped and Maybe Have to Parent the Child With Your Rapist

Protesters rally against one of the nation’s most restrictive bans on abortions on May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.Photo: Julie Bennett (Getty) What is up with these Southern states when it comes to women’s rights? (And as a proud New Yorker with deep roots in the Tar Heel State, aka North Cackalacky, aka North Carolina, […]

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Mistrial Declared on Remaining 8 Rape and Kidnapping Charges Facing Ex-NFL Player Kellen Winslow II

Kellen Winslow II in 2010 when he played for the Tampa Bay BuccaneersPhoto: NFL via Getty Images A group of Southern California jurors found the charismatic former NFL player guilty of the rape of a homeless woman he befriended and of engaging in lewd and indecent conduct in front of two other women, but they […]

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Ex-NFL Player Kellen Winslow II Found Guilty of Rape, Lewd Conduct Involving 3 Women

Kellen Winslow II in 2010 when he played for the Tampa Bay BuccaneersPhoto: NFL via Getty Images Former NFL player Kellen Winslow II is facing some eight years in prison after a Southern California jury found him guilty Monday of rape and lewd conduct charges in which three women were violated. The Vista, Calif., jury […]

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