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Resources for student survivors around sex

Resources for student survivors around sex

by Juniper Perkins, Staff Writer // February 20, 2020

Occurrences of nonconsensual sexual contact on college campuses have increased since 2015, according to 2019 a campus climate survey by the Association...

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FratMANners and SISSTER partnered with Well-Being and Health Promotion to start the conversation about consent, sexual assault and violence on college campuses.

Greek peer-health education programs tackle taboo surrounding sexual assault, consent

by Johann Derek Oribello, Senior Staff Writer // February 19, 2020

Sexual assault on college campuses is often viewed as taboo to talk about publicly, but San Diego State’s Well-Being and Health Promotion Department...

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Jan. 18th, 2020 - San Diego Womens March

We still need feminism to enact social change

by Catherine Van Weele, Opinion Editor // January 22, 2020

Women and feminist activists have made tremendous progress over the last several decades. The workplace, the home and the many other spaces surrounding...

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What you wear is not a statement of consent

by Athena Jreij // November 25, 2019

Too often when a victim of sexual assault or harrassment comes forward to share their story, they are overwhelmed with questions that scrutinize their...

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Students at Take Back the Night Protest in 2014.

Schools must do more to help victims of sexual assault

by Shalika Oza, Staff Writer // October 16, 2019

Regardless of whether you are in high school, college or wherever you are in life, sexual assault happens.  Recently, Leland High School within the...

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El Alma: Letter from the editor

El Alma: Letter from the editor

by Bella Ross, News Editor // May 8, 2019

The only thing that could make the process of producing a magazine more exhausting would be focusing the entire thing on the issue of sexual assault. I...

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Your problematic favs: A playlist

Your problematic favs: A playlist

by Julianna Ress, Arts & Culture Editor // May 8, 2019

There’s a long history of popular songs containing themes of sexual assault and contributing to rape culture, which might go unnoticed by listeners. Robin...

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The dangers of swiping right

The dangers of ‘swiping right’

by Lauren J. Mapp, Senior Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Note: This story includes explicit descriptions of sexual assault. Carrie met her rapist on OK Cupid while she was a student in the summer of 2014....

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Opinion: A lesson on why victims of sexual assault stay silent

Opinion: A lesson on why victims of sexual assault stay silent

by Sydney Karlos, Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Sexual assault is becoming a prominent topic in society. From college campuses to the White House, issues of sexual assault can be seen everywhere. With...

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Christian victim of sexual assault said her values fogged her recovery

Christian victim of sexual assault said her values fogged her recovery

by Kaitlyn Little, Senior Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Note: This story includes explicit descriptions of sexual assault. Not everyone experiences sexual assault the same way. People have different experiences...

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Womyn’s Outreach Association President Shelby Rodich led the Take Back the Night march on campus.

Campus sexual assault resources push to reach the ill informed

by Ceighlee Fennel, Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Targeting uninterested students is a hard task that sexual awareness and violence prevention programs try to constantly tackle. They are constantly using...

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Carley Fischer, the lead singer of San Diego punk band Creature Culture, performing at the Che Cafe on April 19.

Local San Diego music scene gets a taste of cancel culture

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Note: This story includes explicit descriptions of sexual assault. In 2018, NPR reported in a podcast that fans of the hardcore music scene in Richmond,...

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