I Fought Campus Rape Culture—With the Help of Title IX

Rumor has it that Betsy DeVos wants to reshape the Title IX policies surrounding campus sexual assault. I want to tell her my story.

#DearBetsy is Back: Calling on the Trump Administration to Uphold Title IX Protections for Survivors

The #DearBetsy campaign has been relaunched in the wake of DeVos’ alarming actions on campus sexual assault.

One of The 90 Percent

I am one of the supposedly 90 percent of sexual assault cases that “fall into the category of ‘we were both drunk,’ ‘we broke up and six months later I found myself under a Title IX investigation because she just decided that our last sleeping together was not quite right.” But my story is as valid as the rest of them.

Columbia University Settles with Alleged Rapist at Center of Emma Sulkowicz’s #CarryThatWeight Protest Piece

Columbia University has reached a settlement with former student Paul Nungesser following the aftermath of a sexual assault case that brought Columbia to the forefront of a national conversation about rape on college campuses.

Betsy DeVos Wants the Office for Civil Rights to “Return” to a “Neutral” State

The Education Secretary outlined a more lenient approach to civil rights in line with her other policy shifts watering down protections for women, people of color and trans folks within her department.

A Gap Between Girl Power and Girlhood in the Classroom

The notion that girls are treated equally as boys and that girl power stories are the norm does not line up with the reality of everyday sexism in America. A new study is proof.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to Meet With Alleged Rapists About Campus Sexual Assault Policies

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be meeting with so-called “men’s rights activists” and accused rapists Thursday about campus sexual assault policies.

Kenya’s Education Act Now Provides Girls in School With Free Sanitary Pads

Kenyan girls miss 3.5 million days of school per month due to their periods.

Fighting for Black Girlhood

A new study reveals that among a slew of other biases, American adults think black girls are less innocent and less in need of protection than white girls.

Nine Gains for Women Made Possible by Title IX

With the passage of Title IX—45 years ago today—came the advancement of women and girls, and the pathway to further victories against sex discrimination.

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