What's Current: Increase in campus sexual violence complaints causes investigation backlog

UK Toymaker launches line of disabled dolls in the name of inclusion.

Essence magazine pays tribute to “14 unarmed black women who died at the hands of police,” often forgotten by the male-dominated media.

“Protecting Mauna Kea: They hate Hawai’i.” A powerful essay connects pornography (used as a tool of female oppression) to the colonizing pornification of Hawaiian culture.

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Photo: Flickr

U.S. Department of Education: Tenfold increase in campus sexual violence complaints in the last six years is causing investigation backlog.

“The US Military’s sexual assault problem is so bad the UN is getting involved.

A currently prostituted woman speaks to the sex work lobby — This essay nails how absurd the logic of “sex work” sounds.

Rebecca Mott: “Language is used by those who oppress the prostituted, to say it is just work, it is just a game, it is only adult leisure – all words to gag the prostituted.”

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and erstwhile academic in Philosophy. Follow her @Blasfemmey. Got tips? Email us.

Susan Cox

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and academic living in the United States. She teaches in Philosophy.