A student dies on her 21st birthday in Spain. Years later, questions arise after a TV segment airs about someone she was with that night.
A new investigative series podcast from WBEZ.
A college student dies on her 21st birthday in Spain. Authorities rule her death an accident. Years later, questions arise surrounding the man she was with that night.
In Season 2 of WBEZ’s Motive podcast, we follow a group of young women seeking justice abroad. This new investigative series examines allegations of sexual assault and sexual abuse in Spain, why there was silence for almost a decade, and what happens next now that these women are finally coming forward.
Find Season 1 of Motive here.
Gabrielle Vega alleges her tour guide raped her in 2013. Years later, she learns she’s not the only one. So she does something about it.
A look at the double-standard often applied in cases of sexual assault.
Why is sexual assault still so underreported?
While studying abroad in Spain, two students reported to police and their school they had been sexually assaulted. It didn’t go as expected.
A prosecutor opened a criminal investigation almost two years ago. We go to Spain to see what’s happening.
How “The Wolfpack” verdict in 2016 ignited mass protests in Spain, kicking off the country’s #MeToo movement.
In the final episode, the Motive team looks at everything after an assault, including the emotional toll and the decision to pursue justice.
An investigative series that follows a group of young women seeking justice abroad and examines why there was silence for almost a decade.