The Suffolk Journal

“I am not your baby”

Making my harasser’s weaponry a device for activism
March 7, 2018
Making my harasser’s weaponry a device for activism

Letter to the Editor: Response to staff ed from Suffolk’s Title IX Director

Title IX Director, Sheila  Calkins
March 7, 2018

To the Editor: I felt it was important to comment on the recent Editor’s Word [Feb. 28, 2018] column that appeared on the Journal’s opinion page, which mentioned rumors of inappropriate relationships...

Editor’s Word: Have courage, break the culture

February 28, 2018

It has come to the attention of our team of student journalists that our University has a serious problem. Throughout the years, few staff members have been rumored to have engaged in inappropriate relationships...

Importance of Inclusivity: QSU promotes diversity on campus

Shown above are symbols of gender identity. While the list is extensive, it’s important to recognize every and all identities in today’s growing climate. Left to right: transgender, female, male, intersex, with a plus sign to recognize all other gender identities.
February 21, 2018

Perhaps one of the more active and engaged groups on campus, the Queer Student Union (QSU) has set out to advocate for the well-being and inclusivity of students campus-wide. According to QSU President...

Students could be the catalyst for change

After the worst year of sexual assault, 2018 should be used to educate people on combatting the misconduct
January 31, 2018

In high school and throughout college, students are often told that “no” means no and the absence of a firm no does not mean yes. Students are told that if last week it was okay, this week it may not...

The Feminist Letters: Everyone needs to advocate for intersectionality to improve equality

November 15, 2017

When someone says the word “feminist,” most people have an instinctual idea that comes to mind about what that concept means to them; something along the lines of gender equality, sexism and ending...

Sexual assault excludes no gender

Sexual assault excludes no gender
November 15, 2017

Lately there seems to be a new article out every week about another round of sexual abuse allegations regarding Hollywood moguls. Anthony Rapp recently came out with his harrowing tale of sexual assault,...

The Feminist Letters: Women around the world need to be treated equally, not just in western culture

November 8, 2017

In recent years, the topic of feminism has become a loaded conversation in the media. Feminists are often stereotyped as ‘angry liberals’ or ‘man haters,’ when all they are really fighting for...

Sexual assault allegations reveal Hollywood has a problem

November 8, 2017

First came the media mogul Harvey Weinstein. Then it was “House of Cards” star Kevin Spacey. Over the past month, dozens of men and women, mostly other big names in the film industry, came forward...

Harvey Weinstein: The man who could not be tamed, until now, with the help from women

October 18, 2017

Weinstein’s assault history, Hollywood’s loudest secret, has now been exposed, as harrowing tales emerge from a plethora of women who he sexually abused over the course of decades. Now, their voices...

Trump removes coverage of birth control under ACA

October 18, 2017

Through history, women have had to fight for their rights. More often than not, they have had to challenge men who do not see them as equals. On Friday, Oct. 6 President Donald Trump’s cabinet repealed...

Don’t fill the swamp with Moore

October 4, 2017

Roy Moore’s victory in the Republican primary runoff shows that the right-wing populism that propelled President Donald J. Trump into the White House is still adding fuel to the fire. Moore, the former...

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