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TweetArtists protest outside of Carl Andre’s retrospective. WePay blames “The Rules” for withholding medical funds from sex worker. Breakfast Buzz, the show whose hosts were fired for transphobia, interviews local trans activists. Jessica Luther on race and anti-violence politics at the University of Oregon. Which Working Families Party? Confronting youth incarceration. Tweet
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Do women’s colleges really need to discriminate against trans women because of federal guidelines?

TweetLast year we covered the case of Calliope Wong, a young woman who was rejected from Smith because she’s trans. Some women’s colleges, like Simmons which admitted Wong, have moved to be inclusive of trans women in keeping with their mission to serve women. And then there are so-called “women’s colleges” like Smith that are continuing policies of exclusion. [...]
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Here are the 55 colleges under investigation for their handling of campus sexual assault

TweetWhen the White House task force released their recommendations on combating campus rape earlier this week, they promised that the Department of Education would make the list of colleges facing Title IX investigations over their handling of sexual violence available upon request. Activists from Know Your IX noted that in the interest of true transparency, that [...]
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Victory! White House task force unveils new recommendations to end campus sexual assault

TweetIf you read Feministing regularly you probably know about the work of Know Your IX and its ED ACT NOW campaign, which are fighting for Title IX enforcement to combat sexual violence on college campuses. Feministing’s own Alexandra, Wagatwe, and Suzanna are leaders in this campaign, and recently brought their demands all the way to the White [...]
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Tweet Columbia University celebrates how seriously it takes sexual violence by completely trivializing sexual violence. Speaking of which: 23 Columbia students filed Title IX, Title II, and Clery Act complaints against the university yesterday. I bet the school hires a PR team ASAP. NYT article on women who get foot surgery to fit into heels [...]
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