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Opinion

Gender violence conversations require accurate assumptions

By Elizabeth Levi I went to the Jackson Katz event, held on April 6, because I was interested in how masculinity studies plays out on college campuses and in the world of feminism generally. I felt informed on the theory behind the importance of studying masculinity as a way to undo the “othering” of other…

Editorial: Katz gives flawed speech on sexual violence
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Editorial: Katz gives flawed speech on sexual violence

April is Sexual Violence Awareness month. But Jackson Katz doesn’t like that name. Awareness may have been the goal in decades past, he says, but it’s short of where we need to be in 2017. Katz is an acclaimed sexual violence educator and activist. He’s written books, made movies, and given a TED talk that…