Does Champlain Protect Survivors of Sexual Assault?

Names have been changed to protect anonymity. Chivomengro does not publish the names of survivors of sexual violence.  This article contains depictions of sexual and physical assault and may be triggering to some readers.   “Are you awake?” That’s what Emily’s assailant said while in the process of sexually assaulting her. Terrified and frozen, she... Continue Reading →

Satire is a Woman’s Weapon

News flash: women aren’t funny—they’re hilarious. This may come as a shock to some people, so we wanted to highlight a new kick-ass, women-led satire publication. Meet The Belladonna. Helmed by four female editors—Caitlin Kunkel, Brooke Preston, Fiona Taylor, and Carrie Wittmer—The Belladonna accepts submissions from cis and non-cis women, no matter their experience. We... Continue Reading →

The Truth About Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood, America’s first birth control clinic, opened its doors on October 16, 1916. Nine days later it was shut down by police for the first time and its founder, Margaret Sanger, was thrown in jail. She provided the inmates with information about birth control while imprisoned. This set the tone for the next 100... Continue Reading →

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