Tag Archives: women’s issues

Girls Who Write Code

By Dori Owen “Many times, when children enter school they shun mathematics and science during the years when they should be learning the basics.” ―Margot Lee Shetterly, Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race The first time I noticed that there was …

When DJT was Pregnant

By Sean J Mahoney (TW) DJT got knocked up. Though DJT had been careful, took precautions, employed condoms and rhythm, took the pill and the morning after pill. Even abstained from sex and yet it happened. It may have been an uncle or even the father. An abusive boyfriend. DJT did just not know. Cared …

We are Women

By Rachel Hanson Being a woman is an interesting experience. We are half of the global population, but we are “the other.” We are paid less than our male counterparts, despite having equal education and experience. Yet, this reality of economic inequality does not stop us from forging extremely strong bonds with the men in …

Campus Sexual Violence, Misinformation, and Mismanagement

Trigger Warning/Content Note: As the title suggests, this essay and the associated videos and links discuss sexual violence on U.S. college/university campuses. Please exercise self-care when choosing to read this essay. The word “rape” is used in many places in the essay rather than “sexual violence” to denote that the laws as they currently exist …