Tess Halpern recounts her experience at the New York Women’s March, and explains why these protests are so important.
UMass Amherst graduate and Anisfield-Wolf Award winner utilizes sass and wit to communicate issues of diversity and feminism.
Karly Dunn explains how constantly being placed in a sexual context is damaging to women
Katrina Kervin explains that proclaiming oneself a feminist is not a radical stance; in fact, anyone who supports equality between men and women is one.
The award-winning journalist shared her vision for a revolution in the Middle East during her speech to students and faculty in the Campus Center Monday.
Katrina Kervin separates fact from fiction in the Planned Parenthood funding debate.
Karly Dunn argues that Donald Trump is pushing women further away from the Republican Party.
Women aren’t the only ones affected by gender roles, masculinity and feminism in our society, writes Sarah Robertson.
Anthony Maddaleni explains how the culture of hypermasculinity in which we live contributes to sexism and prevents us from obtaining true gender equality.
Columnist Josh Odam unpacks the effect of male privilege in the Student Government Association and why the “megaphone guys” need to quiet down.
For International Women’s Day on March 8, the Daily Collegian‘s Op/Ed Staff organized a special issue to discuss women’s rights, feminism and women’s place in global society today. You can pick up a copy of the print edition at on and off-campus locations, and you can check out all of the columns by clicking the links below.
Jillian Correira argues that recognizing and legitimizing unpaid labor, much of which is done by women, will help not only women, but also society at large.
According to the dictionary, feminism is the belief in human equality, regardless of gender. Columnist Zac Bears argues that stating “I am not a feminist” really indicates a belief in the superiority of men over women, and that America won’t see gender equity until we change that cultural norm.
Mike Tudoreanu traces the radical history of International Women’s Day, exploring its role in workers’ movements and the Russian Revolution.
Maral Margossian argues that the women’s rights movement still has work to do in accomplishing its goals worldwide.
Julian del Prado argues that one way that men can help feminists is by refusing to consume sexist media, and using the power of consumer demand to affect change.
Maral Margossian explains why women sexualizing their bodies does not empower them.