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Posted by Sabrina Perez

Landmark Cash Bail Reform: The Decriminalization of the Poor

November 14, 2019

Harris County, Texas encompasses a vast amount of land in the greater Houston area. The county has a population of 4.653 million T… Read more »

Posted by Siqi Cheng

Visibility is not Enough

November 13, 2019

(Marsha P. Johnson handing out flyers in support of the Gay Liberation Front in New York in 1970.) Every October 11 since the anni… Read more »

Posted by Katerina Tsvetkova

Is Hate Speech, Free Speech?

November 12, 2019

via</> Anytime a protest happens on my campus, whether it be a counter-protest or a pro… Read more »

Posted by Hannah Bae

My Experience with Abstinence-based Sex Ed

November 5, 2019

All people should have access to comprehensive, inclusive, evidence-based sex education. Unfortunately, that’s not often the case…. Read more »

Posted by Nicole Gathany


October 29, 2019

This Halloween, men will pay…. Prudence from Chilling Tales of Sabrina ….for dinner. The other day, one of my colleagues told me t… Read more »

Posted by Sabrina Perez

The Impact of Rape Culture on our Campuses

October 28, 2019

As a society with an increasing rape culture, many instances of sexual assault and violence are not reported because survivors are… Read more »

Posted by Gabrielle Villar

Building Resilience through Care

October 22, 2019

We’re all familiar with self-care at this point. In popular culture, it’s become a great go-to excuse for indulging yourself, a la… Read more »

Posted by Hannah Bae

Let’s not fetishize East Asian women this Halloween

October 18, 2019

Via Giphy As Halloween approaches, the hunt for costumes is in full swing. With that comes the deluge of culturally appropriative… Read more »