Tag: sexual assault

Republicans attempt to reverse effects of #Metoo

Christine Blasey Ford addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday to deliver her testimony of sexual assault allegations she made against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee. Republicans have, surely, noticed the widespread effect of the “#MeToo” movement and its capability to disgrace the societal status of powerful men[Read More…]

Students march across campus as part of the Take Back the Night event on Wednesday night. Beginning in 1976, the event has been aimed at raising awareness for gender equity.

CSULB hosts ‘Take Back the Night’

A small but mighty congregation commanded the attention of the campus Wednesday with loud chants and neon signs as they marched across campus to Take Back the Night. The international event has been fighting for equality and raising awareness of sexual harassment since 1976. This year’s annual event was hosted[Read More…]

Producer Harvey Weinstein at the "Bride & Prejudice" premiere held at the UA Union Square theatre in New York, Wednesday February 9, 2005. (lde)

Showbiz’s sickening secrets

Hollywood continues to extinguish any hope for sexual harassment reform. The most notorious offender at the moment, Harvey Weinstein, is the embodiment of all that is wrong with past and present Hollywood. For decades, Weinstein was a revered figure in the film industry, having cofounded both Miramax and The Weinstein[Read More…]

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