Posts Tagged as "sexual assault"

Vote Against the Groper in Chief This Election

Nov. 2, 2016 / By
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Sexual assault is all too common and the last thing we need is a president who believes it's just "locker room talk," writes Youth Reporter Crystal Niebla.

Long Beach Women Discuss Sexual Harassment & Pay Gap In The Service Industry

Oct. 27, 2015 / By
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Sexual assault, pay gap, and heavy workloads were all topics of discussion last Tuesday at a film screening and panel discussion entitled, “Rape on the Night Shift” at CSULB.

What Does the “Yes Means Yes” Law Mean for Cal State Long Beach?

Oct. 21, 2014 / By
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At California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), where an average of 2.6 sexual assaults are reported each year in the past 5 years, students are celebrating the enactment of the law and sharing their ideas on what more can be done on campus.

Students Challenge College Sexual Assault Policies

Nov. 1, 2013 / By
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Sexual violence and sexual assault often go unreported on college campuses.  The  Center for Public Integrity reports that perpetrators of sexual assault on college campuses rarely receive  serious consequences from the university administration, while the victims can be traumatized...

Youth at Reid Bring Awareness to Sexual Assault

Apr. 26, 2013 / By
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Every ninety seconds, someone is sexually assaulted in the United States, according to U.S. Department of Justice and in last year Long Beach, there were 115 documented rapes...

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Apr. 8, 2013 / By
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The 2013 Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) campaign focuses on healthy sexuality and child sexual abuse prevention...

When Sexual Assault Is Reported, Long Beach’s Forensic Nurses Keep Things SANE

Feb. 27, 2013 / By
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Malinda Wheeler, RN, founder and director of Forensic Nurse Specialists

By Annie Merkley, Long Beach Post

Bruised and broken, with trembling hands and a tear-stained face, calling 911 after a rape can be a difficult decision to make...