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Opinion: Sexual assault is timeless; it’s never okay

Opinion: Sexual assault is timeless; it’s never okay

September 27, 2018

We've seen him attack his own FBI, take "many sides" in response to Unite the Right Rally in Charlottesville, Va., and separate over 2,000 families from their children. Now,...

Sexual violence still goes unreported

Sexual violence still goes unreported

March 5, 2018

Ninety-seven percent of sexual offenders walk free. Only 15 to 35 percent of sexual assaults are reported. Sexual assault can happen to men, women, or children. According to RAINN, an anti...

Feminist Club discusses sexual harassment

Feminist Club discusses sexual harassment

December 12, 2017

Walking into D-8 on Friday, Dec. 8, chairs are arranged in a large circle as Feminist Club gathers to discuss one of the most controversial topics of 2017: sexual harassment. At...

Sexual assault in Uber cars raises hesitation

Sexual assault in Uber cars raises hesitation

November 16, 2016

Driving with strangers has always had its risks. Inside Uber cars, passengers face the possibility of encountering dangerous situations with their drivers, including sexual assault. In ...

Trump’s remarks open discussion about sexual harassment

October 20, 2016

Donald Trump has yet again been accused of sexual assault. Over the last few weeks, the republican presidential candidate has been accused of rape and attempts of sexual assault...

Sexual offenders reach settlement on Good Friday and commemorate Audrie Pott’s death

Sexual offenders reach settlement on Good Friday and commemorate Audrie Pott’s death

April 6, 2015

After two and a half years, Larry and Lisa Pott were able to forgive the teenage boys who sexually assaulted their daughter. It happened on Sept. 12, 2012, when 15-year-old...

Feminist Club tackles worldwide sexual inequality

Feminist Club tackles worldwide sexual inequality

September 18, 2013

The Feminist Club was eager to launch into discussion about issues concerning women's rights in room E3 on Sept. 16. The Feminist Club meets every Monday for the purpose of she...

The different sides of sexual harassment

Sarah Adams, Staff Writer

September 17, 2013

Ysidrio Alonso, former management at one of the local offices of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, allegedly sexually harassed an employee and threatened another, Joanna Cardona, who is the plaintiff in a $350,000 lawsuit against Alonso and other management. Cardona said that she had filed claims against Alonso for the inappropriate conduct she claims to have witnessed. According to her, management a...

General sexual education questions answered

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

February 27, 2013

Your general sex education questions answered! 1. How can I tell if my partner has an STD?" -sophomore boy Here’s what you do: get samples of his or her urine and blood, take it to Jimmy Neutron’s lab, and... I’m lying. There is no sneaky way to find out if he or she has an STD. If you’re comfortable enough to have intimate relations, you should be comfortable enough to have a honest ...

Sexual evolution

February 27, 2013

Have you ever wondered what your parents did as teenagers? People today think that our society is hyper-sexualized, but in fact, society is more conservative today compared to the 1960s and 1970s. Sophomore Neeshae Wain commented, “We are more sexually active than our parents and it’s more advertised and accepted in our generation,” when, in fact, that statement is a misconception that...

The sexual evolution

Shira Stein, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2013

Have you ever wondered what your parents did as teenagers? People today think that our society is hyper-sexualized, but in fact, society is more conservative today compared to the 1960s and 1970s. Sophomore Neeshae Wain said, “We are more sexually active than our parents and it’s more advertised and accepted in our generation,” when, in fact, that statement is a misconception that many...

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