Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass activists ‘Take Back the Night’

By Chelsie Field

April 26, 2013

About 50 people rallied and marched around the University of Massachusetts campus as part of the Center for Women and Community’s annual “Take Back the Night” event Thursday. “Take Back the Night” is an internation...

Women must be proactive

By Hannah Sparks

March 15, 2013

Fifty years after the publication of Betty Friedan’s groundbreaking book, “The Feminine Mystique,” the face of feminism has undeniably changed. Terms like intersectionality, sex-positivism and rape culture are now in ...

Community members against sexual violence ‘Take Back the Night’

By Chelsie Field

April 29, 2012

A slight drizzle could not keep close to 100 activists away from the “Take Back the Night” rally against rape culture and sexual violence organized by the University of Massachusetts Everywoman’s Center this past Thursday. “Take...

Marchers bring light to violence issues, take back night

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 19, 2011

Domestic violence, sexual abuse and violence against both women and men are societal issues that can impact an individual for years, and on the evening of Thursday, April 14 many in the Amherst community gathered to voice their concerns in a rally and march known as “Take B...