Three KU rape victims shared their stories with KU student Holly Duffield who has retold them through a short film she created for the Confronting Rape Culture Exhibition. Miss Duffield posted onto her Facebook page [more…]
Kington Crown Court has sentenced two men to jail for raping a tourist, only hours after she arrived in the country. The Polish woman had been out with her friends on the evening of September [more…]
The world must pressure the Indian government to help oppressed women in Kashmir, Kashmiri students said in a talk yesterday. Kashmiri Students Campaign visited Kingston University to talk about the prevalence of institutional rape in one of the world’s [more…]
A KU student tells Tone Lise Bergheim about her struggle after being molested by her father. Imagine if the one person who is meant to protect you, is the one who traumatised you. Stephanie Hanson*, [more…]
A 28-year-old man has been cleared of raping a woman in Tolworth. Karim Tshibangu, of no fixed address, was acquitted by a jury after two-and-a-half hours of deliberation on Friday. Mr Tshibangu was accused of [more…]
Why is it that a man cannot be raped by a woman according to British law? Sofia Capel According to British law, a woman can’t rape a man. This indicates skewed perceptions of how [more…]
A former Kingston police officer was sentenced to 16 months in prison for sabotaging rape and sexual assault cases.
The Metropolitan Police revealed new measures to reduce the number of rapes. But is it enough? Barbara Tasch The Metropolitan Police’s sex crime unit has announced that it will close down venues where a high [more…]
An exclusive River investigation reveals one in seven female KU students has been subjected to sexual assault
By George Wright
Rise in rape cases in Kingston promts fears for student safety.
By Isabel Hayman-Brown