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Police respond to calls concerning assault, grand theft and vandalism

Police respond to calls concerning assault, grand theft and vandalism

Sabrina Flores, Assistant Photo Editor

February 11, 2018

Filed under Crime, News, Today

Push comes to shove - Police received a call reporting an assault in the area surrounding the Human Services and Design buildings at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 1. The student claimed the subject confronted the ind...

Suspicious surveyor, extortion, threats and delinquent cyclists

Suspicious surveyor, extortion, threats and delinquent cyclists

Joel Vaughn, Assistant News Editor

January 21, 2018

Filed under Crime, News, Today

Suspicious Surveyor Apprehended - Four individuals who were approached by a male survey conductor soliciting personal and sexual information called in the incidents to University Police after the timely...

Showbiz’s sickening secrets

Showbiz’s sickening secrets

Francesca Marquez, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Today

Hollywood continues to extinguish any hope for sexual harassment reform. The most notorious offender at the moment, Harvey Weinstein, is the embodiment of all that is wrong with past and present Hollywood...

#MeToo: I am a victim of misguided movements

Marilyn Ramirez, Opinions Editor

October 18, 2017

Filed under Opinions

The past couple of days have brought the #MeToo campaign to the front of my social media platforms. Friends, coworkers and favorite artists have shared the hashtag, painting my screen with heartbreaking tales of sexual harassment and assault, tales that I would’ve never discovered were it not for actress Alyssa Milano. She asked her followers on Twitter, with their discretion, to share these accounts using the phrase #MeTo...

Betsy is making campuses even more unsafe

Betsy is making campuses even more unsafe

October 3, 2017

Sexual assault and harassment are prevalent on college campuses, and the decision by Secretary of Education Betsy Devos on Sept. 22 to withdraw former President Barack Obama’s letter from Title IX will make it even more so. The changes to Title IX will make victims of assault less likely to s...

Title IX sees revisions in Washington, but potentially less so at CSULB

Title IX sees revisions in Washington, but potentially less so at CSULB

Lilly Nguyen, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

Filed under CSU, News

An era of strict policy came to a close last Friday when U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced changes regarding Title IX and the subsequent withdrawal of the 2011 Dear Colleague Letter on S...

Clothesline Project provides safe space, reduces stigma of sexual violence

Clothesline Project provides safe space, reduces stigma of sexual violence

April 5, 2017

Students artistically expressed their experiences with sexual or gender-based violence on T-shirts and then hung them on a clothesline for all to see as part of Wednesday’s Clothesline Project event. Line...

Take Back the Night to take on relationship violence

Take Back the Night to take on relationship violence

April 5, 2017

Feet will march and voices will be heard Wednesday night as Cal State Long Beach students, faculty and staff march across campus to advocate for an end to sexual assault and other forms of relationship...