The Spectator

Street harassment needs to end

Story by Taylor Kuether, Managing Editor

April 11, 2013

Last week, I took my bike out of storage after a long winter. I dusted it off, added some air to the tires, and hit the pavement for my first ride of the season. Not five minutes into my ride, I received my first catcall of the...

A white girl in blackface is not diversity

Story by Taylor Kuether, Managing Editor

April 3, 2013

In a March 2013 fashion spread in Numero magazine titled “African Queen,” the model featured was 16-year-old, blue-eyed, blonde-haired Ondria Hardin. Hmm, sounds counterintuitive to feature a white girl in a fashion spread...

Don’t endanger student health care

Story by Taylor Kuether, Managing Editor

March 14, 2013

Nearly 50 million Americans live without health insurance. I am one of those Americans. I rely on free and low-cost clinics like the university’s own Student Health Service for affordable, accessible health care. I hate to think...

End VAWA? Over my dead body

Story by Taylor Kuether, Managing Editor

February 5, 2013

A woman is a woman. Being born an American, middle-class white woman does not make me any more of a woman than a woman who immigrated to the United States, a Native American woman, or a transgendered woman. This is an indisputable...

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