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CUA Students’ Campaign Against 50 Shades of Grey Was a Success

By Sarah Purple This article was originally published here by the National Center on Sexual Exploitation. At first glance, there was nothing special about the CUA Anscombe Society’s Valentine’s Day campaign. With a simple banner and a table filled with desserts, … Continue reading »

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Students push back against administration, establish campus group

Image: Jackie Herrick and Melody Sarno with two other JMU students at Sexuality, Integrity, and the University 2014. Below is an interview with Jackie Herrick and Melody Sarno, president and vice-president of the newly established group, Off the Hook, at James Madison University. Gaining … Continue reading »

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3 Things I Learned About Third Party Reproduction from “Eggsploitation”

By Greta Haussmann The CUA Anscombe Society recently hosted a movie screening of Eggsploitation, which was followed by a discussion with Christopher White from the Center for Bioethics and Culture. Eggsploitation is a documentary that was produced by the Center … Continue reading »

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Reflections on the Stanford Anscombe Society Conference

By Carlos Flores In early April I had the opportunity to attend the Stanford Anscombe Society’s excellent conference, Facing History: The Legacy of the Sexual Revolution. Though a Stanford LGBT student activist group presented the Stanford Anscombe Society with some … Continue reading »

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On the Right to Drive Mom and Dad Crazy

The following is adapted from LFN Director Caitlin La Ruffa’s remarks at the Stand for Marriage rally in Washington, D.C. on April 28th that took place outside the Supreme Court as the oral arguments for Obergefell v. Hodges were in … Continue reading »

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Inviting Big Sean = Big Mistake

By Zach Horton With so much attention devoted in recent years to the major problem of sexual assault on college campuses, it’s astonishing that Princeton would invite rapper Big Sean to perform on University dime.  Given Big Sean’s outrageously degrading … Continue reading »

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The Love that Satisfies: Matt Fradd Visits Providence College

by Matthew J. Cavaco What could possibly be more exciting than having Matt Fradd speak at your college campus? Having him ride shotgun in your car beforehand, that’s what! On Tuesday, February 24, Matt Fradd traveled to Providence, Rhode Island … Continue reading »

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Student Voice: Leaving a Legacy

Below is an interview with Emily Blume, the founder and co-president of “Pitt Off the Hook.” Emily is a senior at the University of Pittsburgh and will be graduating this spring with degrees in English Literature and French this spring. As the founder … Continue reading »

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I Love Him Because He Loved Me First

by Christina Brown This article was originally published here at I Believe in Love. I love my husband because he first loved me. That may sound unromantic, but as I learned, it’s quite the opposite! We met through mutual friends … Continue reading »

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9 Casual Date Ideas: Think Outside the Box!

by Brittany Crippen This week we’ve been encouraging students to “take the plunge” and start asking each other out. Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to tell that special person you think they’re worth getting to know better. Asking someone out … Continue reading »

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