Does ‘Rape Culture’ in the Media Fuel a Permissive Climate for Sex Crimes?

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Biased or unsympathetic press treatment of victims is a good predictor of a high incidence of rape, according to researchers who analyzed coverage of 310,000 cases between 2000 and 2013. It also influences police to make fewer arrests , they claimed . . .

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