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

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...

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...

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 On Friday, Oct. 6 President Donald Trump’s cabinet repealed...

DeVos: A danger to student safety

September 27, 2017

The protections afforded to sexual assault victims are being rescinded, as directed by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Given initially under the Education Amendments Act of 1972 and expanded during...

Suffolk backs Obama action while DeVos ponders rollback

September 27, 2017

Just days after suggesting changes would be made to Title IX in a George Mason University speech, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos rescinded the “Dear Colleague” letter on Sept. 22, which has caused...

The Good, the bad and the vocal: Stigma around rape culture

April 26, 2017

Members of the Suffolk University community gathered to break barriers on the stigma of rape culture, sexual issues and sexuality in the Somerset Café on Thursday night. According to the organizer, this...

Another perspective: Who are you calling a snowflake?

March 29, 2017

Millennials have a lot of negative stereotypes about them. We’re entitled, lazy, we’re numb to acts of violence and we’re obsessed with social media and technology. But probably the oddest stereotype...

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