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Gender Based Violence

In my previous post I spoke about my intentions for this series of blog post. The reason why I care about this topic and spoke briefly about how content will be ordered. 607 more words

Gender Based Violence

More Than a Few Good Men

In the fight against gender based violence both inside and outside of college campuses, we always see the trope of “the few good men”. By this I mean the small segment of the male population who proclaim themselves to be feminist or allies to the feminist movement in some way and publicly protest, speak on or raise awareness for issues related to gender based violence. 512 more words

Gender Based Violence

More Funding Approved for Univ. of Iowa Sexual Assault Prevention Efforts

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Monday, the University of Iowa announced it would commit to funding three prevention education specialists at the Women’s Resource Center.

The move is an effort to meet the goals outlined in President Sally Mason’s six-point plan to combat sexual assault. 88 more words


The Evil on Modern Campuses

By Lori Weinstein, CEO/Executive Director, JWI

While I’ve never called out another woman, I have a problem with Camille Paglia. Here, I’m talking about her recent post on time.com, “ 522 more words

What’s Up with HeForShe and It’s On Us?

Recently, two large campaigns have been launched around the issue of violence prevention. The United Nations kicked off the HeforShe campaign, and the White Houses launched its own… 758 more words


There are many disturbing statistics concerning sexual assault. According to the CNU S.A.V.E website, 84% of rape victims on college campuses knew their attacker. Clearly, students are not limited to the role of victim. 920 more words


Why I support date rape drug detecting nail polish

In the mid 1970’s, the death rate for motor vehicle accidents was at its highest. It was a huge issue, and there was no easy solution. 1,703 more words

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