Articles tagged rape

Rediscovered ‘Something Wild’ Is a Provocative Button-Pusher

This is a daring independent film about the damages wrought by an unspeakable crime.

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‘The Innocents’ Brings Quiet Depth to Suffering in Silence

The Innocents is very much a story about what is going on beneath the surface, of reaction more than action, but its devastating power will demand your attention.

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‘Rachel’s Blue’ Left Me Perplexed

There are times when a reviewer and book simply do not jibe.

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Cannes 2016: ‘The Salesman’ + ‘Elle’

These two films suggest possible ways for women's self-expression in the midst of oppression.

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Wanna Buy Some Old Bill Cosby Records?

In the face of mounting allegations against the beloved comedian, we are left to reconsider his artistic legacy.

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26 Jul 2012 // 11:20 PM

This week Flash Points looks at the Penn State cover-up and examines the way powerful people typically go to great lengths to cover their collective asses. We also examine rape culture and the ethics of rape jokes.

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'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model

// Channel Surfing

"The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

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