In Their Words: “I was left to pick up the pieces and move on with me life”

By Tabitha Barr Social Media Editor Sexual assault is a hard thing to hear about, but it’s even worse to go through. For Nichole Alexander, she was taken advantage at a very young time in her life. She was in the fourth grade when she started talking to a boy.…

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In Their Words: “I didn’t think they were going to believe me”

By Tabitha Barr Opinion Page Editor Editor’s note – The following story was told on the condition of anonymity. At the request of the survivor, the names have been changed. Sexual assault can happen to anyone. It can happen at any age. And it can happen more than once. Carter’s…

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In Their Words: “I started screaming for him to stop”

By Brenna Eller Editor-In-Chief Editor’s note – The following story was told on the condition of anonymity. At the request of the survivor, the names have been changed. Jodi was 15 years old when she was first sexually molested. It was done by her sister’s boyfriend. Jodi, her sister, and…

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The Women’s Corner: Halloween is scary, but slut-shaming is even worse

Halloween is one of the top rated holidays of the year in the United States. It’s a night full of excitement, scares and more. A night where anyone can dress up like anything they want, however they want. But for women, it’s just another chance for us to get slut-shamed.…

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