There is a fine line between a compliment and sexual harassment that many people unfortunately cross. Catcalling comes in various forms, such as whistling, honking and kissing noises. But in no way is it a compliment.
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In honor of April as National Sexual Assault Awareness month the American Association of University Women released the guide “10 Ways to Fight Sexual Assault on Campus.”
University of La Verne students gathered to raise awareness about sexual violence for Denim Day Thursday.
The It’s on Us campaign, hosted by Alyssa Navarro for her public relations senior project, brought awareness about sexual assault to the University of La Verne Monday in the Campus Center ballroom.
Elizabeth Zwerling, professor of journalism, discussed her take on “Journalism and Reporting Campus Sexual Assault” Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room.
The University of La Verne club Voices for Hope hosted a Take Back The Night event in support of victims who have been hurt by sexual violence, March 3 in Sneaky Park and the Campus Center.
This year’s Academy Awards were praised by many for tackling pressing issues including the lack of diversity in Hollywood and global warming, but the topic of sexual assault was one of the biggest of the night, with Vice President Joe Biden and singer Lady Gaga pushing for the end of rape culture.
Women in the music industry often are not taken seriously, and they are frequently objectified by the media and their male counterparts.
Two things seem to be intersecting lately a lot more than they should – domestic violence and the NFL.
The entertainment industry is often glamorized by television as a life of fame and happiness, but it is not uncommon to hear about incidents of physical, emotional or sexual abuse. Though some of those accused of such crimes are brought to justice, others seemingly suffer no consequences while those bringing the claims are victim-blamed and […]