Tag Archives: campus sexual violence

Over 20 Colleges and Universities Fail to Comply with New Anti-Violence Law

Tweet As part of a broader campaign to highlight the reality of dating violence on campus, students and survivors recently took to Twitter to put pressure on their schools to comply with the new Campus SaVE provisions of the Clery Act, passed as part of the 2013 VAWA reauthorization. In addition to older requirements that [...]
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UChicago misogynists threaten sexual assault survivors and activists over release of ‘rapist list’

TweetLast year, the Department of Education opened an investigation of the University of Chicago after a complaint alleged that gender-based violence and harassment were rampant on campus, and that the University was doing little to stop it. Yesterday a group calling itself the UChicago Electronic Army (UEA) provided a good case in point. The UEA hacked [...]
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‘Rapist list’ appears at University of Chicago, is quickly taken down by Tumblr

TweetThis weekend as first-years arrived at the University of Chicago for their freshman orientation, an anonymous group, identified only as “Concerned Citizens,” published on Tumblr a list of “people known to commit varying levels of gender-based violence” at UChicago. A similar list quickly popped up in university bathrooms. According to Jezebel, “Those flyers list the [...]
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Tweet Trigger Warning: KU students talk about violence on campus. SCOTUS must affirm pregnant workers’ right to equal treatment. Most domestic abuse suspects keep playing. The Taliban militants behind the shooting of Malala Yousafzai have been arrested. “80 percent of Central American girls and women crossing Mexico en route to the United States are raped [...]
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Will the Columbia administration help carry the weight?

Tweet Student organizers have put sexual violence at Columbia University on the national agenda through federal complaints, graduation demonstrations, investigative journalism, and performance art. Will the administrators now join the rest of the campus to help carry the weight for survivors like Emma Sulkowicz, the senior carrying her mattress with her until she no longer has to [...]
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