Media

Dr. Lonsway has contributed to media coverage of sexual assault issues in a wide variety of outlets, including CBS News, NPR, USA Today, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, Rolling Stone, New York Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, and many others.  Just a few examples available online:

NPR’s Talk of the Nation hosted by Neal Conan. “Rape:  The Victims, Perpetrators and Law Enforcement,” with Dr. Kim Lonsway, Dr. David Lisak, and Sgt. Joanne Archambault (Ret.).  Air date:  January 17, 2013.

Newsweek, “Inside the Police Failure to Stop Darren Sharper’s Rape Spree,” by T. Christian  Miller, Ryan Gabrielson, Ramon Antonio Varga, and John Simerman (April 11, 2015).

Sports Illustrated, “Upon Further Review: Inside the Police Failure to Stop Darren Sharper’s Rape Spree,” by T. Christian Miller and Ryan Gabrielson, ProPublica, and Ramon Antonio Vargas and John Simerman, The New Orleans Advocate (April 8, 2015).

CBS News. “For Some Sex Assault Victims, Ordeal Carries Price Tag,” by Kris Van Cleave (November 12, 2014).

Huffington Post, “Prosecutors Rarely Bring Charges in College Rape Cases,” by Tyler Kingkade (June 17, 2014).

Rolling Stone, “The Rape of Petty Officer Blumer:  Inside the Military’s Culture of Sex Abuse, Denial and Cover-Up,” by Sabrina Ruben Erdely (February 14, 2013).

New York Times, “More Training is Needed for All Responders,” by Michelle A. Caiola (March 13, 2013).

Washington Post, “AP Probe Looks at Recruiters’ Misconduct,” by Martha Mendoza (August 19, 2006)

Chicago Tribune, “Few Arrests, Convictions in Campus Sex Assault Cases,” by Todd Lighty, Stacy St. Clair, and Jodi Cohen (June 16, 2011).

San Francisco Chronicle, “Berkeley Police Inaction Raises Questions about Teen Rape Inquiry,” by Melody Gutierrez (April 9, 2016).

San Francisco Chronicle, “Police Ignored, Mishandled Sex Assaults Reported by Disabled,” by Mike Kepka (November 29, 2012).

Cleveland Plain Dealer, “Attorney General Mike DeWine Calls for Testing of Rape Kits in All Cases,” by Aaron Marshall (December 5, 2011).

The Desert Sun, “Fabricated Stories Could Harm True Rape Victims,” by Brett Kelman (November 28, 2014).

USA Today, “Lawsuits of 70’s Shape Current Police Leadership,” by Donna Leinwand (April 25, 2004).

SELF Magazine, “The Crime Against Women that No One Understands,” by Sabrina Rubin Erdley (November 30, 2008).

Stars and Stripes, “Military’s Dubious Stats on False Sex Assault Cases Cloud Prosecutions, Debate,” by Erik Slaven (October 5, 2013).

New Times, “Life After Rape:  New Times Investigates Local Sexual Assault Cases from Report to Prosecution, and the Lack Theroef,” by Colin Rigley (May 7, 2014).

Interview with Susan Wilson on Kansas City NPR affiliate KCUR, on program KC Currents. “Sexual Assault, Rape Culture, and Missouri State Law” (August 7, 2013).

Interview podcast, “Rape Prevention and Risk Reduction: An Interview with Kimberly Lonsway.”  VAWnet (National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women)  Air date June 8, 2010.

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