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Hugh Hefner wasn’t a feminist, and we should stop crediting him for being one

by Dana Tsuri-Etzioni, Opinion Editor

October 4, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Hugh Hefner was the ultimate advocate for the objectification of women, and with his death ends an era. But is the end of this era, one that includes the Playboy Mansion and Playboy magazine being run by Hefner himself, such a...

Les Femmes International Film Festival comes to San Diego

by Danny Dyer, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture

Feminism and filmmaking have steadily intertwined into a powerhouse movement. Such is the same with Les Femmes Underground International Film Festival which surfaced at the San Diego Digital Gym Cinema last Saturday, September...

Clinton’s platform reflective of progressive, intersectional feminism

by Anthony Berteaux, Staff Columnist

September 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

When Hillary Clinton spoke at a Planned Parenthood Action Fund dinner about the intersection of reproductive rights, economic inequality and systemic racism on June 10, she revealed herself to be what many of her critics fear: an intersectional feminis...

Hillary Clinton’s feminism doesn’t speak to everyone

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Writer

August 29, 2016

Filed under Opinion

According to polls, Hillary Clinton is likely to be the next President of the United States. Even more noteworthy, the first woman President of the United States. Should I feel guilty I am not jumping for joy? I recognize...

Meninism jokes ridicule female oppression

by Emmilly Nguyen, Senior Staff Writer

March 9, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Real meninists, otherwise known as men’s rights activists, should believe and support the women’s movement. Real meninists are men who want equality for all, which includes political, social and economic equality for women. However,...