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University administrators allow fraternities to turn colleges into rape factories

Aug. 31, 2015

When I was an undergraduate at Emory University in Atlanta, the fraternities had a little Sunday morning ritual called the “Walk of Shame.” After all the big Saturday night parties, brothers would drag lawn chairs into the front yards of their campus frat houses and berate women who were walking down Frat Row, heading home the following morning. 2,333 more words

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Going Greek, rushing, going through recruitment, pledging —there are a lot of different ways of saying it, and even more different ways of actually doing it. 1,160 more words


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The Greek System Is The Country's Incubator for Shitty Behavior

That tree is so perfect for lynching,” one note read.

You can never trust a n***** as far as you can throw them,” scribbled another.

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Dartmouth Fraternities Should Admit Women

My article calling on Dartmouth fraternities to voluntarily admit women was published in my alma mater’s paper this morning.   I’ve advocated this position privately for some time now, and hope it contributes to the discussion about how to move Dartmouth forward after years of terrible media publicity, part of which, I argue, is the by-product of anachronistic male-controlled social spaces.