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Gun control advocates find their voice 74 school shootings too late

From high schools in Oregon to universities in Southern California, it seems like no place is safe from the threat of a school shooting. Guns have always been a hot-button…

A quiz: Upworthy, Buzzfeed or Clickhole?

The brilliant creators of The Onion have now launched "Clickhole" — a public insult to sites such as Buzzfeed and Upworthy, whose mindless content sinks users of Internet into deep…

New college rating system (sort of) rocks higher ed

Late last year, President Obama and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced plans to develop a comprehensive rating system of America’s universities and colleges. Largely forgotten in the midst of…

#YesAllWomen: Because we have a story to tell

When Elliot Rodger meticulously planned his Day of Retribution, he never could have known that his actions would inspire a social media revolution that empowered women to speak out against…

Stop the one-sided conversation: Dress codes can actually combat ‘rape culture’

Yesterday, I posted a decently ranty blog about a Canadian 15 year old who started a teen-melt down over the "rape culture" perpetuated by her school's dress code, which requires…

Stop listening to high school students tell you what ‘rape culture’ is

So there's this brand, spanking new phenomenon rolling around the Internet and it looks like white, suburban teenagers bitching about things. And while that broad idea is probably as old…

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