Being Sexually Harassed by My Teacherby Dan Bennett
I was sexually harassed by my male Algebra II honors teacher my first year in boarding school, but I kept it to myself because I was made to feel like I was overreacting. I was just fifteen years of age and although it wasn’t the first time I was sexually harassed, being harassed by a […]
Christmas: Cultural or Religious?by Aisha Rimi
As a Muslim, Christmas has never been anything that I have celebrated. I spend much of the Christmas season watching from the outside, and not through eyes of yearning, but just as a spectator. I watch the stress of shopping for presents and the decision of which family members Christmas day will be spent with. […]
#Churchtoo, Sexual Abuse is Everywhere- Even in our Safe Placesby Nunya Gemegah
I had an extremely turbulent childhood. From being bullied at school and a stifling home environment, I was molested several times in my family home, and emotionally abused by those who were supposed to protect me. As a result of this emotional and sexual abuse, there weren’t many spaces that I could call my own, […]
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