Tag Archives: dana grotenstein


Want Me To Break Your Hand?

“#TryBeatingMeLightly and I Will Break that Hand You Raised”: Why #TryBeatingMeLightly is More Than an Anti-Abuse Campaign In response to a recently proposed bill in Pakistan allowing husbands to “lightly beat” their wives to keep them in line, Pakistani women and their international online supporters have joined forces against this horrific bill. The bill was […]


Rape Culture From The Perspective Of An Incoming Freshman

In the wake of the most recent of countless mishandled rape cases, I have found myself thinking more and more about the world of college life I am about to enter as a woman. I have always been an activist for women’s’ rights, gender equality, and the elimination of systemic sexism, but more than ever […]