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Rape: BU student's story

Sarah Eckrich
Opinion Editor

About a week and a half ago, I had a difficult conversation with a friend of mine who attends Bloomsburg University. 554 more words


Rape and Sexual Abuse: The Truth the Media Never Wants to Admit About Rape Culture

Over the course of just one decade, rape and sexual assault has increased by an alarming rate. In 2000, rape and sexual assault, while common, did not happen as regularly as now. 1,870 more words


This is Why John Grisham's Child Porn Comments Are So Dangerous

Below is an excerpt from my recent piece (“This is Why John Grisham’s Child Porn Comments Are So Dangerous”) which has been published over at… 146 more words

Feminism And Misogyny

FCKH8 Exploits Little Girls In Order To Sell T-Shirts

Trigger warning for rape

Yesterday, FCKH8 released a video called F-Bombs for Feminism: Potty Mouthed Princesses Use Bad Words for Good Cause that quickly went viral, and has been shared hundreds of thousands of times on Facebook alone. 886 more words

Walking Home at Night

I was walking home from work late the other night. It’s not that I wanted to be out that late or that I was that worried: I work just around the corner from my apartment building and my walking route is fairly well-lit and usually has at least one other person walking along the street. 704 more words


Lower the Drinking Age to Combat Campus Rape

The legal drinking age in the U.S. is 21. That’s ridiculous. It hasn’t stopped underage college students from drinking. It’s only driven it underground and behind closed doors where it’s more dangerous and binge drinking is encouraged. 9 more words

Feminism and Gender Series kicks off on 29th October!

Our feminism + gender series kicks off next Wednesday 29/10 at 6pm. The venue is the Kokiri Training Centre, 51 MacAndrew Road, South Dunedin.

Our first speaker is Anna-Kristy from… 28 more words