Media coverage of sexual assault adheres to extreme victim stereotypes, often using language that exonerates the perpetrator while reinforcing a problematic culture of victim blaming.
Fundraise or Die: Northeastern University’s Newspaper Faces Staggering Debt and a Familiar Narrative
Student journalism is anything but a cash cow. Without subscriptions, consistent advertising revenue, and institutional support, many independent college publications are reliant on outside funding for financial viability. In the wake of the economic recession of 2008, the Northeastern News made a commitment to journalistic