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The Spectrum: My high school teacher sexually harassed his students. Students took his side.

Melania Hidalgo, Op-Ed Contributor

November 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.com. ...

The Spectrum: Ending mental illness stigma shouldn’t require me to relive my trauma

Katie Pach, Op-Ed Contributor

October 11, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion, The Spectrum

Wednesday marked World Mental Health Day. Amid the flurry of “check in on your friends” tweets and “self care is so important” Facebook posts, people around the world — myself included — shared personal stories of...

The Spectrum: #IDidReport

September 30, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. The author of this piece chose to remain anonymous. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ide...

The Spectrum: Deconstructing white-passingness

Jolie Boulos, Op-Ed Contributor

June 8, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.com. “What are you?...