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Women take back the night in Sacramento

Justyce Mirjanovic

September 17, 2014

Take Back the Night is an event where people from all different races, ethnicities and genders come together to protest violence and stand up for equality. This event will be the 35th annual Take Back the Night Sacramento.It will be held on Oct. 11 at 5 p.m. and will start at the Sacramento Native A...

Harbaugh needs to put his foot down, not wait for “due process”

State Hornet Staff

September 5, 2014

With the NFL season underway, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh has displayed hypocrisy by allowing a player to start the season opener just one week after a felony arrest.The 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested Aug. 31 in San Jose for suspected felony domestic abuse against his pregnant fianc...

Gray Area – Facebook fails to acknowledge rape jokes as hate speech

Gray Area – Facebook fails to acknowledge rape jokes as hate speech

State Hornet Staff

April 9, 2014

We’ve all indulged in a little internet surfing to laugh at ridiculous memes, but when certain pictures surface cracking jokes about suicide, domestic violence and rape, there needs to be some regulation. Out of all social media sites, Facebook is probably best known for having these types of images, pos...

Sacramento State collaborates with DA in the campaign against domestic violence

State Hornet Staff

March 11, 2014

A Sacramento State partnership with the Sacramento County District Attorney is providing community support against domestic violence while opening educational opportunities for students and faculty.In November 2012, District Attorney Jan Scully organized a two-day meeting with more than 130 agencies repre...

Men strut their stuff for a cause

Men strut their stuff for a cause

Maikalina Madali

May 7, 2013

More than 600 men ‘click-clacked’ around Capitol Mall Saturday to raise money and awareness for those who have fallen victim to domestic violence and sexual assault.  Non-profit organization WEAVE Inc., Women Escaping A Violent Environment, has hosted Walk a Mile in Her Shoes since 2011 and the even...