In honor of April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, hosts Emmi Beuger and Nick Souza welcome assistant Op/Ed editor Tess Halpern to discuss her article about Bill O’Reilly’s sexual harassment allegations as well as culture on and off campus surrounding sexual assault/harassment.
Tess Halpern asserts that in order to prevent sexual harassment, especially in the workplace, powerful men need be held accountable for their actions.
Does Jesse Watters of ‘The O’Reilly Factor’ mislead viewers about the removal of the American flag at Hampshire College?
Karly Dunn argues that women who have children out of wedlock should not be stigmatized.
Francis Schulze discusses the role of partisan media in fracturing American politics.
Isaac Simon discusses the recent accusations of false claims by Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly and suggests his fate may be similar to that of Brian Williams.
Zac Bears discusses the difference between news and commentary in modern mass media.
Collegian columnist Shane Cronin believes that all media outlets need to start asking “tough questions” to politicians, and politicians in turn need to stop being afraid of facing media outlets that may not be well-known for sharing the same political views.
Collegian columnist Matt Kushi maintains that freedom of speech was not intended to protect bigotry.