Hollywood’s Hypocrisy

Content warning: The following post discusses the criminal record of an Academy Award nominee.  Details of the assault are not provided. “… and the Academy Award for Best Performance in a Social Movement goes to… HOLLYWOOD!” You did it, Hollywood. You had us all fooled.  You came out strong supporting #MeToo and doubled down with… Continue reading Hollywood’s Hypocrisy


Addressing Our Silence

Content Warning: Recent events regarding sexual misconduct in the news will be touched upon.  Details about attacks will not be mentioned. Dear Readers, So it’s been a pretty intense couple of weeks, hasn’t it? Ever since the Harvey Weinstein story broke, it seems to have prompted a domino effect.  Survivors have been speaking out against their… Continue reading Addressing Our Silence

Not In This Office

Content Warning: The following article addresses sexual harassment in the workplace.  Current events, including the Harvey Weinstein situation, will be discussed as well as responses and how to handle a situation.  There are a few instances of mildly strong language.   Not In This Office In case you are unaware, it has recently been revealed… Continue reading Not In This Office

Dear Betsy

CONTENT WARNING: The following post discusses the recent rollbacks in Title IX provisions by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.   Dear Betsy, I tried to be optimistic. I tried to be positive before your press conference. Hell, I even tried to justify what you were doing after it. Despite what everyone was saying, I stood… Continue reading Dear Betsy

The Big Announcement!

Content Warning: No warning is needed for this post. There is no content that one would find to be hurtful or triggering.   I promised everyone a big announcement yesterday, and I'm here to deliver! On behalf of myself and Teal Mondays, it is with great pleasure that I present to you our collegiate division:… Continue reading The Big Announcement!

Big News! (Not #FakeNews)

Content Warning: This post is 100% safe for everybody. No warning needed here!   SAAM 2018 Focus Group I am very excited to announce that I’ve been selected to be a part of the NSVRC Focus Group for Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2018.  I’ll be working with different individuals from all across the country to… Continue reading Big News! (Not #FakeNews)

Let’s Talk About 13 Reasons Why

  CONTENT WARNING: The following post discusses the Netflix Original Series 13 Reasons Why.  Topics will include sexual assault, victim blaming, and suicide.  The series has been known to be triggering for those who have experienced trauma, and if that is the case it is recommended you DO NOT proceed to the rest of this… Continue reading Let’s Talk About 13 Reasons Why

We Need EVERYONE To Do More About Sexual Assault

CONTENT WARNING: The following article deals with sexual assault (specifically on college campuses and includes references to current events) and victim blaming.  Names of individuals and institutions have been removed due to the nature of the article.  There are no graphic details used in this piece.   An article was recently released that detailed what… Continue reading We Need EVERYONE To Do More About Sexual Assault

The Teal Mondays Story

Teal Mondays began as an online campaign during the month of April  (Sexual Assault Awareness Month).  The idea was that every Monday, participants would wear the color teal (the designated color for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention) and hashtag #TealMondays on social media.  The goal was to spread the message to not only raise awareness,… Continue reading The Teal Mondays Story