Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Sexuality in video games sometimes harmful

By Tim Jones

February 17, 2012

So where exactly are the strong female protagonists in video games? They’re out there, but more often than not they’re pushed aside in favor of hypersexual women who pander to our most hyperbolically crass idea of how a woman...

Halloween Costume Do’s and Don’ts

By Kim Giordano

October 27, 2010

Walking through the Halloween store, searching for a costume this weekend, I grew increasingly depressed and exhausted. Why were my main choices a sexy nurse, cop, or schoolteacher? Now, I’m not the biggest feminist but I s...

What’s in your purse?

By The Girlish Writer

September 21, 2010

Sex and the City's Carrie Bradshaw once said, "Balls are to men what purses are to women." Though Carrie was a fictional character in a somewhat unrealistic, yet very entertaining, TV show, her statement was and still is pr...

Gender assumptions about men and women and relationships outdated and hindrance to equality

By Leigh Greaney

March 25, 2010

At this point in time, it seems that the long argued gender debate is so tired that it should be peacefully at rest. Equality should have ceased to be a buzz word and become a reality – and not simply equality of opportunity,...