Harvey Mudd College’s potential plans for fall reopening shocked many. But of all the colleges’ plans, Mudd’s are the best bet to avoid disaster.
The US Food and Drug administration has reduced its blood donation deferment periods for several groups in the light of COVID-19. It still isn’t enough.
COVID-19 is a pandemic. Blaming sick people for their illness doesn’t help anyone and feeds into a long history of prejudice and ableism.
Even when the Claremont Colleges are physically accessible — and they’re definitely not — physical accessibility isn’t enough to include disabled students.
By incorporating a symbol of neurodiversity into their logo, Autism Speaks attempts to cover for their history of ignoring autistic people.
Vaguely defined terminology and a lack of centralized, updated resources around sexual violence leave students vulnerable and isolated.
It’s okay to like a problematic piece of media, so long as you’re willing to acknowledge its flaws and failures.
It’s difficult to completely ignore the internet and its conflicts, so instead, personal limits need to be set to prevent digital self harm.
Even though the Colleges provide accommodations for disabled students, the lack of any sort of disability cultural programming is alienating.
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case of Aimee Stephens, who was fired from her job for being transgender. The fate of every transgender person in the country rests on her case, and it’s absolutely terrifying.