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Date Rape, Nail Polish and Empowering Women

There’s been a lot of uproar lately about this new nail polish that can detect whether or not date rape drugs are present in one’s drink. 331 more words

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Feminism: you're doing it wrong

By Steev Morris, guest ranter

Call me crazy, but I thought preventing bad things was a good thing.

Am I wrong?

I’m questioning that entire notion now as the social conversation on the date-rape issue took a hard right turn into absurdity earlier this week. 485 more words

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Feminist Kool-Aid

If you don’t know where the phrase “drinking the kool-aid” originates, look into Jim Jones, Jamestown and mass suicide. We often hear this phrase used as an insult for people who uncritically repeat political talking points, buy into hysterical narratives, etc. 708 more words

Does 'Anti-Rape' Nail Varnish Promote Rape Culture?

Four students have taken social media by storm today, after creating a nail varnish that turns a different colour when it comes into contact with date rape drugs. 1,409 more words

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New Nail Varnish Spots Spiked Drinks

A new nail varnish has been invented by students at the North Carolina State University to detect date-rape drugs like GHB and Rohypnol. To do this, the nail varnish changes colour when stirred in a dodgy drink. 177 more words

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