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Church Releases Statement About Alleged Sexual Assault by Former Mission President

by Mormon Newsroom | March 20, 2018 | From the Church Videos

The Church released a statement on Tuesday regarding allegations that a former president...


BYU Devotional Addresses Sexual Assault and the Atonement

by Deseret News | January 30, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Unfortunately, people around us, even those closest to us like our family, dating partners and friends, so...


BYU Doing Poor Job Educating Students About Sexual Assault, Survey Finds

by Deseret News | November 16, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

While 97 percent of students at BYU felt the school does a good job with student safety, a new survey revea...


Watch: LDS Artist Sings Heart-Wrenching Cover of "Warrior" for the #MeToo Campaign

by LDS Living Staff | October 25, 2017 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

LDS artist Nadia Khristean creates music to raise awareness for social causes she feels passionate&nbs...


Elizabeth Smart Joins The 5 Browns' Deondra Brown to "Make Noise" About Sexual Abuse

by Deseret News | October 23, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"We’re here and we’re talking about big, dark, scary issues, issues that we don’t want to talk about," Eliz...


People: Elizabeth Smart Says She Contemplated Suicide After Being Raped During Kidnapping

by People | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: The following story discusses rape, sexual assault, and kidnapping and might be disturbing f...


BYU Finalizes New Amnesty Policy for Assault Victims

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

BYU-Provo, BYU-Idaho, BYU-Hawaii, and the LDS Business College have all adopted a new amnesty policy f...


Reports of Sexual Assault Rise at BYU, but Officials Say That's Good News

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Over the last six months, BYU has changed policies, implemented new programs, and hired new staff to help i...


BYU Changes Policy After Investigation into Sexual Assault

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

In a letter sent out to students, faculty, and staff at Brigham Young University, the President's Council a...


Elder Holland Speaks Out Against Female Mutilation & Sexual Violence Against Women

by Salt Lake Tribune | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"[V]iolence toward women is not limited to times of war. Instances of female genital mutilation, removal of...