Let Your Voice Be Heard: Students & Survivors Listening Sessions
Awareness / Rape

Let Your Voice Be Heard: Students & Survivors Listening Sessions

A few days ago, the US Department of Justice posted “White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault Invites Participation in Public Listening Sessions,” to encourage students, advocates, university leaders, law enforcement professionals, and VAWA grantees to participate in an upcoming White House Public Listening Session. The White House Task Force hopes that participants … Continue reading

Superbowl XVLIII Ad: GoldieBlox
Media criticism

Superbowl XVLIII Ad: GoldieBlox

This ad is for the new girls-only construction toy startup, GoldieBlox. On the surface, the commercial empowers girls to participate in engineering ventures through the revolutionary act of constructing a powerful, pink rocket. Unfortunately, the company combats the fact that STEM fields are disproportionately dominated by men through the gendering of the products (i.e. red,pink, and … Continue reading