Stories about Sexual Assault

A progressive candidate files for DA, opening up the 2019 race

Chesa Boudin, a deputy public defender whose life has been shaped by the criminal justice system, offers a new perspective in a campaign dominated by tough-on-crime candidates.

How to build on the #MeToo movement — at home

Local efforts to turn pain and anger into collective action include a Me Too & Her & They event November 14 at the Women's Building.

Power, corruption, and lust: A timely ‘Tosca’ at SF Opera

Bread and Puppet Theater veteran Shawna Lucey drew on years in Russia to direct latest staging of Puccini classic.

Big donor supports GOP Senate campaign, Lindsey Graham … and Jessica Ho, Sonja Trauss, and Christine Johnson

Some question the role of Diane Wilsey in pushing the GOP agenda -- and promoting three SF supervisor candidates

Rape Culture and the Kavanaugh hearings

Even in 2018, survivors of sexual assault can't get justice -- on any stage

The case for another Rape Treatment Center in SF

One hospital is not enough -- and there may be federal money to help expand services in SF

Homelessness and sexual violence

Why SF needs to better see the connections between these two horrific problems

SF moves—finally—toward a survivor-centered policy on sexual assault

The Board of Supervisors Rules Committee approved Wednesday a plan for a new agency to oversee the city’s response to sexual assault and sexual...

Screen Grabs: Hot docs, silent classics, Bergman at 100 …

Docfest and Silent Film Fest highlight a week of great films. Plus: How to Talk to Girls at Parties, Angels Wear White, more

Chilean feminists take over 14 university campuses in response to accusations of sexual assault

Radical currents sweep the country—could they bring long-awaited justice for Chilean women? A report from Santiago.