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Women's Only Gym Hour Program Isn't a Feminist Movement.

The last couple months at Carleton, from at an introspective standpoint, have been marked with many challenges that bubbled up to the surface of our collective consciousness issues invisibilized within the student body politic and of our society as a whole. 1,910 more words

Blackness

To the men who abused me...

TRIGGER WARING: Sexual assault, gendered violence

So I know I’ve been very neglectful lately. I have a myriad of excuses, but basically I’ve just been super angry. 1,536 more words

Rants

Community Safety Notice

This summer…

The Champaign Police Department has arrested a man alleged to have sexually assaulted a University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign student around 2:40 p.m. 173 more words

Survivor

Learning to trust my emotions.

When you suffer from depression, anxiety, PTSD… How do you know how much of what you feel is genuine or the disorder?

I’ve always thought of myself as a generally pessimistic person, but is that really who I am? 262 more words

Survivor

December 1, 2015 - Damaged goods are never wanted.

Damaged goods are never wanted.

They’re ignored and left to be forgotten.

They’re too much to handle.

Too hard to care for.

Too damaged to salvage. 12 more words

Survivor

May 10, 2015 - Every part of my being is ashamed.

I feel my most true self when I am sad. It’s the one emotion I feel the most¬†comfortable feeling. I wear my sadness like a large fluffy blanket.¬† 83 more words

Survivor

How to end sexual assault.

The key to putting an end to sexual assault is as simple and as difficult as getting people to care about this issue before it’s too late. 63 more words

Survivor