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The Oberlin Review

ResEd Responsible for Students’ Sense of Safety in Living Spaces

Editorial Board
April 15, 2016
Filed under Editorials, OPINIONS

As in semesters past, the northeast wing of South Hall’s second floor — a space the Office of Residential Education has designated “all female” — is reserved for female students in search of peace of mind and a safe haven from a patriarchal campus and society. At the beginning of this ...

Identity Does Not Define Experiences

Taiyo Scanlon-Kimura, College senior
April 24, 2015
Filed under Letters to the Editors, OPINIONS

To the Editors: My name is Taiyo Scanlon-Kimura. I take he, him and his. I am a mixed-race Japanese American. I am cisgender and heterosexual; I am from Ohio and a strictly middle-class background. (I received a federal Pell Grant one year and not others because my family is right on the cusp of certain...

In Response to Sommers’ Talk: A Love Letter to Ourselves

Oberlin community members
April 18, 2015
Filed under Letters to the Editors, OPINIONS

Content Warning: This letter contains discussion of rape culture, online harassment, victim blaming and rape apologism/denialism. Dear community members: The Oberlin College Republicans and Libertarians are bringing Christina Hoff Sommers to speak on Monday, April 20. This Monday happens to be ...

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