The Vermont Cynic

How to protect those who need it most

How to protect those who need it most

Emily Johnston

February 15, 2019

The news of a woman in a vegetative state giving birth in Phoenix shocked America and revealed the flaws in the system of protecting disabled people. The woman, who lived at Hacienda Healthcare in Arizona, had been in a vegetative state for over a decade, rendering her unable to consent to sex. More...

Ke$ha’s story highlights a sad truth

Anna Power

March 18, 2016

Many women in our society are subjected to physical, sexual and psychological abuse. There were 27 reported rapes on campus in 2014. This is the highest that has been recorded in the previous two years, according UVM’s 2015 Annual Security report Women are encouraged to speak up about these trauma...

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