Rebuttal: Justice Requires Rape-Kit Testing

In February Women’s eNews ran a commentary by Wendy Murphy about excessive attention being paid to a backlog of untested rape kits. Here Sarah Tofte offers a vigorous rebuttal, told in part through the tribulations of one young woman.

FBI’s Rape News Isn’t Good Enough

Despite FBI stats showing rapes at a 20-year low, Sarah Tofte says some hard facts are missing from this good news. The large number of untested rape kits in cities like L.A. and Detroit indicate that many rape survivors haven’t received justice.