Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Gender socialization causes women to feel inadequate

By Elise Martorano

November 19, 2013

Have you ever wondered why you were too afraid to do something you wanted because you were nervous about what people would think? Girls can’t cut their hair short, or they’ll get a thousand sly comments about their sexual identity. Boys can’t cry during movies, or they...

Relaxing one-child policy a step forward

By Hannah Sparks

November 19, 2013

Among other reforms, including the closing of “re-education through labor” camps, last week China officially relaxed its infamous one-child restriction, now allowing couples to have two children if one of the parents is an only child. Formerly, only couples in which both paren...

Instarat: the dangerous world of criminal networking

By Johnny McCabe

November 12, 2013

The city of Philadelphia has a serious problem with Instagram. In a bizarre scenario that seems like it would fit more comfortably in a comic book than real life, an anonymous account has taken to the social network, posting personal information of critical witnesses to violent cr...