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Latest News| Nov 6, 2017

Record Numbers Speak Out, Contact RAINN Hotline

Over the past few weeks there has been an outpouring of sexual assault and harassment allegations not only in Hollywood, but across the nation. The brave survivors who have told their stories through the media and the #metoo campaign have elevated a pivotal public discussion about sexual violence—an issue that affects an American every 98 seconds.

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Nov 06, 2017

What is Consent?

Many bravely spoke out about sexual harassment in the entertainment industry and shared their stories in the #metoo campaign. With increased discussion of this widespread issue, it is helpful to review what sexual violence is and the important role that consent plays in it.

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Nov 02, 2017

RAINN Partners with Health Insurance Provider to Develop Resource for International Students

This free resource provides school study abroad program administrators a way to share information about consent, bystander intervention, safety, responding to incidents, and protections available from law enforcement and schools.

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Oct 13, 2017

Hollywood Community Comes Together Against Abuse

Since news of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein broke last week, members of the Hollywood community have come forward to share their own experiences and stand against sexual violence.

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Latest News | February 10, 2016
New Peer-Support Service Accessible to Spanish-Speaking Survivors

A brand-new peer-support service called La Sala de Ayuda is available today as part of RAINN’s commitment to supporting Spanish-speaking survivors of sexual assault.

Latest News | February 10, 2016
Una forma nueva en la que los sobrevivientes hispanohablantes se pueden apoyar entre sí

La Sala de Ayuda es un servicio de sala de conversación confidencial que le ofrece a los sobrevivientes otra forma para obtener ayuda y apoyo. 

Latest News | January 24, 2016
Survivor Story: Jen Porcelli

Jen shares her experience being stalked by her assailant

Latest News | January 24, 2016
Staffer Spotlight: Brian Medina

Learn more about the faces behind the hotline by hearing from support specialist Brian.

Latest News | January 19, 2016
Statement on New BJS Campus Sexual Assault Study

RAINN weighs in on the new study from the Bureau of Justice Statistics

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