Transcript for Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvement
Joseph Biden at Rutgers University today about sexual assaults on college campuses the former vice president is making headlines. With his fiery message urging men and women to step up. And take responsibility. For the culture surrounding rape and sexual assault. Our New Jersey reporter Anthony Johnson has the story from New Brunswick. It had the PLO made campaign rally. With over 2000 records of its staff back in the gym on the main campus near the former vice president. Address the issue of sexual assault on university campus. Any time consent is not or cannot be given it is rape. Any time. Biden stressed the need for a cultural change. And then touched on an issue that became part of the 2016 presidential campaigns. I was a pretty good athlete in high school college. I know our president talks about locker room talk. They didn't talked that way in my life. The former vice president started a program when he was still an office called. It's on us that addresses the fact that one in five college women will become the victim of sexual assault. Before explode several shared their painful stories of being raped and abused on campus. Stalkers. IPad two. And my first boyfriend. Would be poster child. Of narcissus them and seemed to follow this step by step directions on how to complete the cycle of the. Use the vice president added that all too often sex assault victims. Blame themselves and that has to stop it doesn't matter when it happened. Doesn't matter how again. But the pain. Tea Israel. Doesn't wind that's that this'll be something that they cover look at the happens throughout the campus. It's extremely important element to step up to the plate because we keep ourselves silent nothing's ever gonna change. After estates the vice president's stay around a little while taking self pleased with many of the students. He also praise Rutgers University. For being unclear when it comes to sexual assault awareness and victims' assistance and New Brunswick, New Jersey Anthony Johnson channel seven Eyewitness News.
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