sexual assault http://kgou.org en When College Sexual Assault Panels Fall Short, And When They Help http://kgou.org/post/when-college-sexual-assault-panels-fall-short-and-when-they-help Thursday, the federal government sent a message that it's taking sexual harassment on college campuses seriously. Education officials <a href="http://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/us-department-education-releases-list-higher-education-institutions-open-title-i" target="_blank">released the names</a> of 55 schools facing investigation for their handling of sexual abuse allegations. Fri, 02 May 2014 00:32:00 +0000 Tovia Smith 28425 at http://kgou.org When College Sexual Assault Panels Fall Short, And When They Help World Views: September 6, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/world-views-september-6-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Joshua Landis, Rebecca Cruise and Suzette </span>Grillot<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talk about the fear in Japan that the amount of contaminated water at the Fukushima nuclear power plant is getting out of hand, and increasing number of attacks and violence against women in India.</span></p><p>Later, a conversation with&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">about indigenous people and issues in Guatemala with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.un.org/wcm/content/site/chronicle/home/articlesbyauthor/pt/josefranciscocalitzay">Francisco Calí</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.<b><i>&nbsp;</i></b></span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He’s the only indigenous member of the <a href="http://www2.ohchr.org/english/bodies/cerd/">United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination</a>.</span></p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Brian Hardzinski, Suzette Grillot, Joshua Landis & Rebecca Cruise 13044 at http://kgou.org World Views: September 6, 2013 India Gang Rape Puts Spotlight On Broader Worldwide Sexual Violence http://kgou.org/post/india-gang-rape-puts-spotlight-broader-worldwide-sexual-violence <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A fast-track court will give a verdict next week in the trial of four men accused in the gang&nbsp;rape&nbsp;and fatal beating of a woman on a New Delhi bus last year.</span></p><p>The assault caused nationwide outrage and forced the government to change&nbsp;rape laws and create fast-track courts for&nbsp;rape&nbsp;cases.</p><p>University of Oklahoma College of International Studies Dean <a href="https://www.ou.edu/content/cis/administration/Grillot_Home_Page.html">Suzette Grillot</a> says even though there’s outrage over the increasingly-common attacks against women, there’s not enough push to have an impact on the sentences these young men receive.</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:05:07 +0000 Brian Hardzinski & Associated Press 13039 at http://kgou.org India Gang Rape Puts Spotlight On Broader Worldwide Sexual Violence Assignment: Radio March 24, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/assignment-radio-march-24-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Each week, <em>Assignment: Radio</em> brings you stories on a different theme. Last time we took you to some interesting events in the community. This week, we focus on hard news topics like environmental conservation and the drug war.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 17:53:48 +0000 Meredith Everitt 2554 at http://kgou.org Assignment: Radio March 24, 2013