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Big Sis Advice: Social Media Cringe

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Kimiya Factory

September 18, 2019

Social media has so many pros, but changing rape culture has definitely revealed the cons throughout the years. I’ve always been oblivious to the difference between adoration and harassment in my DMs, but my sophomore year provided a specific instance in which I realized I had been violated by the...

Why Didn’t You Say Anything Sooner?

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Diana Amaya

March 30, 2018

One of the first questions after someone has accused another person of sexual assault, harassment or misconduct is, “Why didn’t you say anything sooner?” With many starting a dialogue about what it means to move past such harmful interactions, we have seen more open discussions about being on...