Asking For It

Asking For It catch up

Season 1

Season 1, Episode 3

4.0 14 x
2023 is a watershed year - every school in Australia is to receive the rollout of consent education and the word 'consent' is on everyone's lips. In this episode we want to make sure we're getting the messaging right and investigate what needs to be done to undo the deeply engrained lessons of fear, shame and entitlement t...

Season 1, Episode 2

3.0 18 x
Less than ten percent of victims report sexual violence, but for the past decade it's the only major crime category that's continued to rise. Many argue our justice system is failing the few victims whose cases actually goes to trial. Jess Hill investigates our institutional responses to rape, and alternative justice syste...

Season 1, Episode 1

3.0 38 x
In early 2021, an outpouring of disclosure and rage around sexual violence exploded in Australia and the aftershocks are still rumbling through the nation. The impact of this is a national conversation we all need to have. What do we understand about consent and the devastating consequences when it's ignored?