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Slut Shaming and Double Standards

By: Sophie Schwartz In today’s society sex is everywhere—on the TV, in the magazines and tied to almost everything we talk about (especially in college).  From our culture’s sex-obsession comes an odd and disturbing double standard between men and women. In our culture men who are sexually promiscuous are seen as players and heroes. Pop […]

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Macklemore’s “Same Love” Video in Support of Gay Marriage Provides Reflection on Discriminatory Language

By: Olivia L. Weitz To describe Macklemore’s music video “Same Love,” a blogger who compiles rap and pop-artist videos that inspire support for marriage equality recently wrote: “If it weren’t for the specificity of the lyrics, you might think this video was about a couple that happened to be gay… that the story was mostly about […]