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Slut-shaming becoming less and less accepted

Graphic by Rachel Rosenbaum and Pierce Grohosky

Daniel Magalit

September 2, 2015

In a culture in which society blames victims for their circumstances and tells women to wear clothing that will not provoke men to lust after them, "slut-shaming" has become a common practice.The term "slut-shaming" is used to make people, usually women, feel inferior or indecorous for their sexual behaviors.Se...

Bridging the pay gap and ending gender inequality

State Hornet Staff

March 18, 2014

During President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address earlier this year, he urged for the end to the embarrassing gender pay gap. Although women make up half of the workforce, they are only making 77 cents per every dollar men earn.Obama however, did not specify that the figure he spoke of was ...

People need to pull away from outdated social norms and be more accepting of each other

People need to pull away from outdated social norms and be more accepting of each other

State Hornet Staff

February 26, 2014

Perception is the axis society rotates around. Everything is based on what is “acceptable behavior,” but in practice, people are far from achieving it. People are supposedly equal, yet we fight amongst ourselves over racism, what constitutes marriage, gender roles, individual choices and religion....

Moving away from outdated prejudice and toward acceptance

Kaitlin Sansenbach

November 20, 2013

Sexual encounters of the 60s versus those of today’s society have completely evolved in a positive way within the gay community. Though there are still prejudices against same sex relationships, people are much more accepting in 2013. In the 50s and 60s, homosexuals were stuck in limbo. The civil r...

Exploring sexuality in college is accepted and encouraged

Kaitlin Sansenbach

October 29, 2013

The most common venue to seek out potential sexual flames is a college atmosphere, often paired with alcoholic beverages and a lowered moral compass. Sexuality is a natural part of development that is ongoing in a person’s life. However, in exploring the sexual vixen inside, there are many factors atta...

Deep kiss illustration

Courtesy of McClatchy Tribune

August 31, 2011

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