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A call for mandatory consent education in California high schools

Last December, student activists from San Diego State University and the University of California Santa Barbara and Berkeley published a list of “Take Back the Campus” demands to California’s universities, calling for increased compliance with federal consent education standards and more transparency in sexual assault data. 705 more words

VOICES FROM CAMPUS

Asafetida

He stank like asafetida and no one said “Take a bath.” They approved. They knew, too, on Parliament Hill, in the Boy Scouts, the police force, among celibacy’s who’s who. 59 more words

Poetry

"Rape is Rape" is Forgetting the Victims

Imagine, for a moment, that you’re walking down the hall of a high school. On every other locker there is a poster, reminding you of one of, if not… 662 more words

#rapeisrape

Four decades later, a broken tooth could help solve six-year-old girl's murder

Paula Topic knows her time to see justice, to find peace, is quickly running out.

But 44 years after the savage sexual assault, beating and murder of her six-year-old daughter Ljubica, both Topic and Windsor police are hoping a man’s broken tooth could be the key to solving the perplexing cold case. 1,683 more words

News

Responding (or not) to Sexual Violence in our Local

Over the past year, the CUPE 3903 Executive spent much time discussing forms of oppression, but we failed to adequately deal with the most serious incident that occurred in our local. 641 more words

CUPE 3903

Part 1: Mother Mary Full of Grace

February 2013

Mother Mary is staring at me. She stands, arms out in tender mercy, offering salvation for all those who light the red votive candles at her feet. 1,400 more words

Travel

TSA Agents Caught Gaming System so Male Screener Could Grope Attractive Passengers; No Criminal Charges Filed

From Liberty Blitzkrieg, by Michael Krieger, Apr 2015

Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety. 1,234 more words

Tyranny