Activism and Federal Action on Campus Sexual Violence

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Cheryl Senter, AP Images

Hundreds of students and activists have formed a national movement to transform how colleges handle cases of rapeā€”and have found an audience in Washington. Federal officials, already stepping up enforcement of antidiscrimination law, are taking a heightened interest.

April 4, 2011

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Education Secretary Arne Duncan announce a set of guidelines from the Department of Education for how colleges must respond to