Don’t Buy the Hype: FCKH8 is Just Another For-Profit Company
Capitalism / Culture / Race

Don’t Buy the Hype: FCKH8 is Just Another For-Profit Company

FCKH8 has built a good image for itself. It emerged out of the controversy following California’s Proposition 8, which was on the ballot in 2008 to repeal same sex marriage. Now some years later, with over 300,000 likes on Facebook, over 40,000 Twitter followers, and endorsements from Jane Lynch, Dan Savage, and the eighth horcrux … Continue reading

What the ‘Yes Means Yes’ Bill Means for College Campuses
Feminism / Politics / Sex

What the ‘Yes Means Yes’ Bill Means for College Campuses

Way to go, California. Last Thursday, the state unanimously passed a bill called “Yes Means Yes,” which defines consent on college campuses and requires colleges to adopt policies concerning sexual assault, domestic violence, gang violence, and stalking—policies which Senator Anthony Canella says “they should have been already doing.” The bill’s most controversial part is that … Continue reading