Nathan Silverman

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Hoff: Prison rape no joking matter

<i>“Don’t drop the soap” - the phrase commonly used in our society to refer to prison rape, where it is somehow still considered acceptable to many to</i> …

U.S. Department of Justice

Report Finds Texas Prison Staff Often Ignore Reports of Prison Rape

<b>by Matthew Clarke</b><p>In November 2016, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault and the Prison Justice League (PJL) published a report on sexual …

Study: Texas Prison System Routinely Ignores Sexual Assault and Rape

click to enlarge<p>None of the sexual assault and rape cases reported by inmates in Texas prisons have been appropriately followed up on, according to a …

San Antonio

The Realities Of Rape In Prison

Most people believe that incarcerated men will be raped (or will rape) during their time behind bars. What most people fail to realize is that there …

There’s No Ignoring New Prison Rape Statistics

While the U.K. government says sexual assault happens to fewer than 200 prisoners each year, a new report shows that figure is actually in the …

We have standards to stop prison rape. Why were rapists allowed to enforce them?

By Lovisa Stannow<p>When three prison officials at the Metropolitan Detention Center (MDC) in Brooklyn were charged in May with sexually assaulting at least six women in their custody, it did not come as a surprise. The federal prison has been plagued by scandal in recent years, including two …

Crime

Prison Rape Widely Ignored by Authorities

Just weeks after he entered the Texas prison system at age 19, Kerry Max Cook says he was gang-raped by fellow inmates. It was the beginning of what …

No Escape: Male Rape in U.S. Prisons - Predators and Victims

<b>IV. PREDATORS AND VICTIMS</b><p>Certain prisoners are targeted for sexual assault the moment they enter a penal facility: their age, looks, sexual …

Prison rape in the United States

<b>Prison rape</b> commonly refers to the rape of inmates in prison by other inmates or prison staff. In 2001, Human Rights Watch estimated that at least …

The Crisis of Juvenile Prison Rape: A New Report

When Troy Erik Isaac was first imprisoned in California, his cellmate made the introductions for both of them. “He said to me, ‘Your name is gonna be …

Texas: The Prison Rape Capital of the U.S.

<i>This article was written by Alysia Santo for The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization that covers the U.S. criminal justice system. Tom</i> …

Why Americans Don't Care About Prison Rape

In June of 2012, the <i>New York Times</i> “Room for Debate” feature considered whether or not convicted youth offenders should be treated differently than …

Rape in the American Prison

In 2003, Congress passed legislation to eliminate sexual assaults against inmates. One young man’s story shows how elusive that goal remains.<p><i>This piece was reported through</i> The Marshall Project<i>, a nonprofit news organization that covers the U.S. criminal-justice system.</i><p>Three years ago, the young …

Crime

For Survivors of Prison Rape, Saying ‘Me Too’ Isn’t an Option

<i>Content note: This piece contains detailed descriptions of sexual assault.</i>Rodney Smith said the two men who cornered him on his first day in a …

Wolfe

Chasing Bigfoot at Night | Finding Bigfoot

Investigating Bigfoot | Killing Bigfoot

Top 10 Reasons to Believe in Bigfoot

There’s no doubt that the big, lovable ape we know as “Bigfoot” is controversial, serving as fodder for both serious study and great hilarity, with …

Five reasons Bigfoot ABSOLUTELY exists

I was amused this week when my friend Casey Phillips-a writer for the Times Free Press-asked readers for input on a story he was writing about …

Interview with Man Who Claimed to Encounter a 'Real' Bigfoot at Bigfoot Mountain

Stopped to take a picture and something BIG was moving in the brush.

99.9% REAL BIGFOOT FOOTAGE

FALSE: 'Breaking History: Bigfoot Captured'

Claim: The History Channel aired a documentary that showed a Bigfoot creature being captured.<p>Example: [<i>Collected via e-mail, October 2015</i>]<p>Bigfoot …

Bigfoot at 50 Evaluating a Half-Century of Bigfoot Evidence - CSI

The question of Bigfoot’s existence comes down to the claim that “Where there’s smoke there’s fire.” The evidence suggests that there are enough …

Is Bigfoot Real? Emerging Scientific Evidence

Is Bigfoot real? A better question would be why has mainstream science failed to put the question to the test?<p>Science is duty bound by definition to …

On the Trail of Florida’s Bigfoot—the Skunk Ape

The first time Dave Shealy saw a skunk ape, he says, he was ten years old. It was 1974, a few years after his father had come upon a set of …

Paranormal

Finally, some solid science on Bigfoot

Sometimes in science, you solve one mystery just to create another. So it goes with Bigfoot.<p>After creating a stir last October with preliminary …