Why We Need To Be Aware Of ‘The Rape Clause’

Photograph taken at a recent ‘Scrap The Rape Clause’ rally in Glasgow, Scotland. Recently the Conservative government in the UK passed a bill known as ‘the rape clause.’ This bill was passed without a parliamentary vote, and therefore has become law. The rape clause is Read More …

10 Songs To Listen To When You Want To Feel Empowered

Sometimes, we all feel a little down about ourselves. I’ve compiled a playlist of my favorite songs of empowerment sung by women to serve as a reminder of how amazing we truly are. 1. Run the World (Girls) – Beyonce “My persuasion can build a Read More …

Lousiana District Attorney Says Rape Survivors Will Be Jailed If They Refuse To Testify

Why can’t we try to ease the pain of sexual assault survivors for once? Louisiana district attorney Leon Cannizzaro recently did an interview with WWL radio in which he said if a victim of rape refuses to testify against the rapist, they will be jailed. Read More …

Thirteen Reasons Why: A Dissection by a Mentally Ill High School Student

Trigger Warning: This op-ed article extensively mentions depression, anxiety, suicide, bullying/abuse, and sexual assault. March 31st, 2017 hallmarked a transcontinental Netflix Original Series premiere, ravaging the internet community with a tenacious mania to be enraptured by the ‘play’ button, akin to that of the foregrounded Read More …