UNC-Chapel Hill

It Happens Here: Street Harassment and Violence in the “Southern Part of Heaven”

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As members of the senior class have begun to mentally prepare for that fateful day in May, many of us have started waxing poetic about the Chapel Hill icons we [...]

An Open Letter to the UNC Board of Governors, Re: Cap and Freeze

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Dear North Carolina Board of Governors, How dare you? This Friday, y’all voted unanimously to “cap and freeze” the amount of my university’s revenue [...]

How Feminism Shaped My Life

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When I think about feminism, I think of the women who have shaped who I am today. I grew up in a socially conservative Latino household, where my dad was - [...]

Why UNC Gets Involved with Title IX

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For the past year, much of our campus has been engaged in a major dialogue about the implications of Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972. Title IX [...]

Who Needs Feminism?

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Alerted by social media that the UNC chapter of Omega Phi Beta sorority was undertaking a Who Needs Feminism photo shoot in the fall of 2012, I walked to the [...]

Finding Feminism at Carolina

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Gloria Steinem is the founder of Ms. Magazine. Betty Friedan is the author of “The Feminine Mystique” and founder of the National Organization for Women. [...]

Calling Out Cat-Callers

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The Siren's Photo Campaign to Stop Street Harassment: How Street Harassment Hurts People and What You Can Do To Help The widespread and insidious nature of [...]