College students remain confused about the definition of sexual assault

As awful as the recent flood of sexual assault stories have been, there remains hope that this may turn out to be a teachable moment for our society. The first and most obvious lesson is that sexual assault and harassment are far more prevalent than many of us might have liked to believe, and people need to speak up about it and assure justice for the victims through the judicial system wherever possible. And that’s not just a subject for the victims. Too many people were apparently aware that it was going on and similarly said nothing.
But we also clearly need some additional education on what exactly constitutes the various crimes under discussion. This article from back in April of this year at USA Today highlights the lack of awareness among many younger folks when it comes to sexual assault. Unfortunately, the author comes at the subject from precisely the

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