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Abused And Betrayed: People With Intellectual Disabilities And An Epidemic Of Sexual Assault

The Sexual Assault Epidemic No One Talks About

People with intellectual disabilities are the victims of sexual assault at a rate seven times higher than those without disabilities. But this epidemic receives little attention.

Jason Brown competed in the Men's Short Program during the 2018 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships with a song from Hamilton, the musical. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images hide caption

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Figure Skaters Can Use Music With Lyrics For First Time In 2018 Olympics

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Abused And Betrayed

The Sexual Assault Epidemic No One Talks About

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The Sexual Assault Epidemic No One Talks About

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Recy Taylor died at 97 in Abbeville, Ala., on Dec. 28, just three days before her 98th birthday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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How Recy Taylor Spoke Out Against Her Rape, Decades Before #MeToo

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Ammon Bundy (from left), Ryan Payne and Ryan Bundy on the day a mistrial was declared last month. They were joined by Jeanette Finicum, widow of Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, and Ryan's wife and daughter. John Locher/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way

Judge Dismisses Federal Case Against Cliven Bundy And Sons, Bars Retrial

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Judge Dismisses Federal Case Against Cliven Bundy And Sons, Bars Retrial

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Jolenta Greenberg and Kristen Meinzer of the podcast, "By The Book," share self-help secrets from books they've lived. zygotehasnobrain/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Book News & Features

Want A New You For The New Year? These Books Might Actually Help

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Want A New You For The New Year? These Books Might Actually Help

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