Browsing All Posts filed under »Gender Justice«

Racism and Heterosexism: What do you know?

December 13, 2011 by


By: Raven Have you ever experienced discrimination on campus because of your race?  Have you ever had to second-guess the choice to hold your partner’s hand around campus? Some students have probably never even been asked this question before.  Yet for a third year student, Tayla Finney, it’s something she deals with not only on […]

My Feminist Lens + Disney Princess Craze = WTF?

December 7, 2011 by


  By: D I was at Disneyland two weekends ago with my boyfriend, and we got into a heated discussion over

Why I Had an Abortion: Parts 3 and 4

December 5, 2011 by


By: Anonymous PART 3 I had my abortion through Planned Parenthood (PP) in San Diego, California. Everyone at PP was incredibly caring, intelligent, and patient. I was treated with respect everywhere I went.            I arrived at the PP building in San Diego at 11:30 in the morning. There were not […]

Why I Had an Abortion: Parts 1 and 2

December 5, 2011 by


By: Anonymous PART 1 I am educated. I am responsible. I get good grades. I am on the Dean’s List. I advocate for reproductive rights. I take my birth control pill every night at 9 PM. I am not the kind of girl that becomes pregnant in college. I am smarter than that type of […]

Cal State Students File Title IX Complaint with U.S. Office for Civil Rights

December 5, 2011 by


Cross posted here. Targets of hate tabloid demand remedy for harassment allowed by the university Students at California State University San Marcos have filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, under Titles IX, VI and II of the Americans With Disabilities Act. The complaint seeks immediate injunctive and remedial […]

Herman Nature – Herman Cain Has Issues with Women

November 28, 2011 by


By: Medicei   Most of my contact with Herman Cain has come from the coverage of his various recent accusations of sexual misconduct. Apparently he heard the saying that “any publicity is good publicity” and he took it as a challenge. Since October, at least 4 women have come forward claiming to have been sexually […]

Female Pleasure

November 22, 2011 by


By: M I grew up with an older sister that always told me “Guys just want to have sex with you, so you need to wait a few months, until the guy falls in love with you, to have sex with him; otherwise, he is just going to use you.” This was something most of […]