Proposed changes to Title IX will not solve the problem of sexual assaults on college campuses
New rules governing sexual assault on college and university campuses will likely be made public very soon. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos claims they will restore balance to a system she believes favors the accuser. Women’s rights organizations, colleges, and campus activists fear the new rules will discourage victims of sexual assault from coming forward — and make it virtually impossible for them to prevail if they do.
Originally published: January 5, 2020
Author: David Wippman
Institution: Hamilton College
Published by: The Hill