Posts Tagged: sex offenders


Vigilantism and Orange is the New Black: The Anxiety of Injustice


When those in power stifle the voices of survivors, they find other ways of expressing their truths. ...more

Zoe Zolbrod

The Rumpus Book Club Chat with Zoe Zolbrod


The Rumpus Book Club chats with Zoe Zolbrod about her new book The Telling, pushing against victim narratives, how the conversation surrounding sexual abuse has evolved, and the melding of research with memoir. ...more

This Week in Short Fiction


Some fiction leaves you sad, some happy; some draws out a bittersweet tear or makes your heart pump faster with thrills. But the best stories are often the ones that leave you conflicted, that complicate your feelings and perspectives on topics you previously thought settled—the ones that make you twist in your seat, uncomfortable.


Politics Sunday


Gangland tours of LA, with one helluva waiver.

In New Orleans, what happens when sex workers are prosecuted as sex offenders.

A brilliantly written profile of a sniper.

“(M)y grandmother’s feet were bound in China, and there were people here in the U.S.