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Campus crime: sexual assault

Campus crime: sexual assault

  On Oct. 11, a female student attending California State University, Northridge reported a sexual assault that occurred at 1:30 a.m. in the University Park Apartments. Filed as "Rape by act under false pretense" by campus police, the investigation is ongoing. On...

Some colleges need to stop ignoring cases of sexual assault

Sexual assaults– they need to stop

Sexual assault is an issue all over the world. It happens almost every day and people still do not understand the concept that it’s not the victims’ fault. Blaming the victim triggers more problems. People look at sexual assault from a different perspective because...

Male rape culture is our problem

Male rape culture is our problem

My favorite TV show is "Law & Order: SVU," and I’ve watched nearly all 18 seasons and come to realize that there are rarely any episodes that feature male victims as the main focus of an episode. Since each episode is based on real-life situations, it only seems...

PWR BTTM hits RCK BTTM

PWR BTTM hits RCK BTTM

The "Pageant" is over early for indie-punk band PWR BTTM. On May 11, the group’s lead singer and guitarist, Ben Hopkins, was accused of a wealth of despicable conduct, including sexual assault, emotional abuse, anti-Semitism and making unsolicited sexual advances...

The Golden Globes wasn’t your typical awards show

The Golden Globes wasn’t your typical awards show

The color wheel has come full circle. Black is the new black! At least, that’s what you might think from the photos of Sunday’s stars at the Golden Globes. Time’s Up is the initiative to fight against sexual harassment in response to the #MeToo movement and the reason...