10-year-old performance artist and human rights advocate, Ocean wrote the first few drafts of this article. She then asked her mom, activist and community organizer Akio Maroon, to add their thoughts and make a few edits. In their first published piece together, the pair honours Winnie Mandela.
This is the era of #MeToo and #TimesUp, but we still live in a society that normalizes sexual assault and rewards predators in their aggressive pursuit of a target — US. Rape culture still tells men they are entitled to our bodies. We're sitting on a fault line, but has there been enough of a seismic shift?
In this second piece in her Blue in a Red State series, Kelly Livingston writes about Idaho state senator and lieutenant gubernatorial candidate Bob Nonini, who proposed giving women the death penalty as a means to "reduce abortion".
With her hard-hitting new column, Blue in a Red State, Kelly Livingston addresses the undeniable fallacy of legislative disparities across state lines in matters of live vs. death. This first edition explores state gun laws.
Lauren wrote her thesis on the original Toronto SlutWalk that took place in 2011. Here she walks us through the intersections of rape culture, resistance and feminist academia right on time for SlutWalk 2017.
Read our exclusive interview with Mandi Gray — a fierce survivor who's had her fill of the legal system for the last two and a half years. Superior Court Justice Michael Dambrot overturned the accused Mustafa Ururyar's conviction in a judgment released this morning, likely triggering a new trial.