Kesha’s new single “Woman” is a feminist battle cry that defies her pop past

This is the music Kesha feels she was always born to make, and it suits her well.

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A Marine will serve 10 days in jail for his role in the Marines United nude photo scandal

The Marine is the first person to serve jail time for charges related to the scandal, which involved a Facebook group of 30,000 members sharing nude photos of female troops.

'Overwatch' fans made a Twitch streamer's day by flooding her channel with thousands of subscribers

Harassment in 'Overwatch' often goes unchallenged — but not this time.

Patreon investigated YouTuber "Sargon of Akkad" over Anita Sarkeesian VidCon harassment

Patreon now says Carl Benjamin's actions don't violate its policies against "coordinating nonviolent harm."

Meet the Girl Scouts that will earn badges for being cybersecurity experts

They'll soon get badges for coding, cryptography and more.

Serena Williams: There's more to domestic violence than physical abuse

Money plays a big role in domestic violence. That's why tennis star Serena Williams is the newest face of a campaign by Allstate Foundation Purple Purse to raise awareness of financial abuse.

The ACLU is suing the Washington, D.C., police for violating the rights of Trump inaugural detainees

The plaintiffs' claims range from unconstitutional arrests to unjustified cavity searches.

Girl Scouts to offer badges in cybersecurity, hacking

Because girls need cyber skills, too.
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The American Medical Association says anti-trans "bathroom bills" are harmful to people's health

"Bathroom bills" can have physical and mental consequences, according to the American Medical Association.

A woman was raped by her Uber driver. The company allegedly said she made it up.

Allegedly, Uber executives shared her confidential medical records and discussed whether her rape was part of a competitor's plot.

Uber may ask CEO Travis Kalanick to step down

Kalanick may not even get the opportunity to return at a less powerful role.
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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick allegedly gave employees rules for having sex with each other on retreat

The memo offers employees rules for how to have sex with each other at a company retreat.

Comey wasn't being victim-blamed, but there's a reason so many people thought he was

A feminist rhetoric scholar said sexualized language is baked into American politics.

'Old School RuneScape' players rage against "political" in-game LGBTQ pride event

This LGBTQ pride event tasks players with making a rainbow scarf in 'Old School RuneScape.'

White man harasses Muslim girls at restaurant — now the mom of one of the girls is speaking out

Video footage of the incident has been circulating online.

A female Muslim student was called a "fucking terrorist" by her classmate. Then, she was suspended.

A police officer also allegedly used excessive force on the student.

Somali single mother in Ohio severely beaten by white man in alleged hate crime

"You all will be shipped back to Africa," the man said.

'Overwatch' player claims it took "50 games" of toxic behavior before they were punished

Does reporting an 'Overwatch' player for harassment actually do anything? Yes, kind of.

A Berkeley professor's firing is just the latest in a pattern of harassment on UC campuses

UC Berkeley has fired professor Blake Wentworth nearly two years after finding him guilty of sexual harassment.

Man reportedly makes dating profile for his ex, sends strangers to harass her at night

A Canadian woman believes her ex is sending men to her apartment through the dating site Plenty of Fish.

Baltimore attorney arrested after allegedly telling rape victim she would be deported

"You know how things are with Trump's laws now," the attorney allegedly warned the rape victim.

Who is Brother Bob in 'The Keepers'? What we know about Sister Cathy's rumored killer

One reason why finding Cathy Cesnik's 1969 murder has proved so difficult.

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to charge of so-called "sexting"

But maybe let's not call it "sexting."

Female 'Overwatch' player was harassed for 16 minutes — so she uploaded it to YouTube

For women, people of color and the LGBTQ community, this kind of harassment in is all too common.

Jeremy Lin said he experienced more racism while at Harvard than in the NBA

Jeremy Lin said the racism got so bad it affected his performance on the court.

Almost 90% of schools reported 0 instances of rape in 2015. That doesn't seem right.

We know rape and sexual assault on campus happen all the time. So what's with all those zeros?
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Department of Homeland Security investigating sexual abuse allegations at Newark airport

"I was very afraid for my life," one officer said.

Sexual assault in high school sports packaged as "hazing," often unreported

Sexual assault in sports largely affects boys, and is largely unreported because of misleading labels like "hazing" or "bullying."