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Posted by Nicole Gathany

A Case for Not Forgiving

January 17, 2020

I’m a little late in talking about this but I’m sure most of you have heard about the court case where a white woman broke into a… Read more »

Posted by Siqi Cheng

Queering the Family: Three policy areas to help achieve reproductive justice

January 9, 2020

Conservative politicians have been using “family values” to show opposition toward non-heterosexual relationships and sexual auton… Read more »

Posted by Katerina Tsvetkova

Cancel Culture is Toxic

November 26, 2019

Art by @spooky_soda August 5th, 2019 was the day everything changed….that was the day…I was #cancelled. All jokes aside, I have re… Read more »

Posted by Hannah Bae

Don’t tell me to “be civil”

November 19, 2019

Every country, culture, and region has unspoken rules that its residents or members internalize. The Deep South is no different. W… Read more »

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 »