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Let’s call it what it is. Femicide.

Let’s call it what it is. Femicide.

By: Lynnette McIntireDecember 5, 2022 Femicide. A word that conjures fragmented images of girl baby drownings, honorkillings, stoned women labeled as adulterers or infidels. Why do we steer away from the term “femicide”? Is it because it seems like the word is removed...
Abortion Rights and Survivor Justice

Abortion Rights and Survivor Justice

By: Madison Plemens-Schunk June 24, 2022   Roe v. Wade was a landmark case for abortion rights. Because of this case, legalized abortion became far more common, and safe abortions were performed nationwide. In 1970, Jane Roe (an alias to protect the plaintiff’s...
Depp-Heard verdict is a blow to all women

Depp-Heard verdict is a blow to all women

By: Cheryl Thomas June 7, 2022   The verdict in Johnny Depp’s defamation trial against Amber Heard is a devastating blow to victims of violence and all women. Amber Heard has lost in one of the most publicized trials concerning domestic abuse that this country...