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Philosophy Prof. Gets Slammed by Feminists on Rape Definition

Philosophy and law professor Brian Leiter has drawn the ire of feminists after suggesting that "rape" and "sexual assault" are two distinct offenses, both legally and morally. Leiter's comments arose after a court dismissed another philosopher's defamation lawsuit against a newspaper, arguing that the word "rape" was acceptable in lieu of "sexual assault." The case concerned … Continue Reading ››