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Sexism in speech and debate: competitive speakers’ fight for their voice

Sexism in speech and debate: competitive speakers’ fight for their voice

Tyler Kinzy, Deputy Managing EiC

September 11, 2019

It is the conversation that speech and debate coach Cara Borgsmiller is forced to have several times each season. “I talk openly about it, especially the first time they get a ballot that says something about it.” You were rude to your opponents. Your tone of voice was annoying. Your skirt was...

Parkway West’s dress code is sexist

Parkway West’s dress code is sexist

Katie Spillman, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017

Dress codes are an often debated policy, from courtrooms to the desks of lawmakers. The controversial point is sexism, whether these codes enforce an ulterior agenda or if they promote a safe learning space. The real question in the Parkway Dress Code Policy debate is not “Which shirt should we allow them to wear” but rather “Are the pol...

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