COLLEGECANDY Writer

Lexi Kelman

Feminist, reality TV junky, obsessive yoga practitioner, writer.
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LATEST ARTICLES WRITTEN
Jun 3, 2019

Woman, 25, Commits Suicide, Family Blames Pro-Choice Suicide Website

Shawn Shatto, 25, committed suicide after posting a detailed plan on a pro-choice suicide forum that responded to her with encouragement and advice. Shatto's mother seeks legal retribution against pro-choice forums.

May 31, 2019

Hollywood Ban On Georgia Met With #StayAndFightGeorgia Initiative

With Georgia's strict abortion bill signed by Gov. Brian Kemp, Hollywood production companies and actors boycott Georgia's film industry. Camera Assistant Callie Moore, 29, advocates that Hollywood #StayAndFightGeorgia.

May 30, 2019

Facial Recognition Tech To Be Installed In First US Public Schools Amidst Controversy

A New York State school district attempts to install Aegis, a facial recognition software, despite the technology's emerging failures and the growing concern that it could be used as a form of social control. Read for details!

May 29, 2019

Kit Harrington Is In Rehab After Game Of Thrones: Here Is Why

After completing a lengthy and energy-zapping press tour to publicize the final season of HBO's Game of Thrones, Kit Harrington has checked himself into a Connecticut rehabilitation clinic for stress and alcohol use.

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May 29, 2019

Gucci Designs A Collection Specifically To Support Women’s Right To Abortion

As women's reproductive freedom is threatened across the U.S., Gucci designer Alessandro Michele shows his support for the pro-choice movement by featuring symbols of women's right to abortion on his cruise collection.

Is Taron Egerton Using His Real Singing Voice in ‘Rocketman’?

Does Taron Egerton really sing in the upcoming Elton John biopic, Rocketman? Rami Malek has been revealed as the false voice of Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rapsody and fans are wondering if Egerton will be guilty of the same. Read for details and videos!

May 28, 2019

Iggy Azalea To Press Charges After Nude Outtakes Leaked

Iggy Azalea expresses surprise and anger after nude outtakes from a 2016 GQ photoshoot were leaked online and Azalea intends to take action. Read to find out what she plans to do and see her since-deleted tweets.

May 28, 2019

Here Is Why Emilia Clarke Turned Down ’50 Shades of Grey’ Lead Role

Emilia Clarke turned down the role of Anastasia Steele in 50 Shades of Grey! She revealed why during The Hollywood Reporter’s Drama Actress roundtable discussion. Read for details.

May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

Planned Parenthood & the ACLU File Collective Lawsuit to Fight Alabama’s Abortion Law

Planned Parenthood and the ACLU have filed a lawsuit to challenge the constitutionality of Alabama's new abortion law while the larger war to dismantle the legality of abortions as precedented by Roe v. Wade wages on.

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May 21, 2019

John Coughlin’s Former Partner Accuses Him Of Sexual Assault After His Suicide

Figure skater Bridget Namiotka has accused recent suicide victim John Coughlin of sexually assaulting her and at least ten other women five months after SafeSport launched an investigation into Coughlin's sexual conduct.

May 21, 2019

Texas High Schoolers In Hot Water For Cultural Appropriation

A group of high school students transformed their school's themed dress-up day, "jersey day," into the culturally offensive "thug day," during which white students connected everyday elements of black culture to thuggery.

May 20, 2019

Sophie Turner & Joe Jonas Secret 24 Hour Split Before Vegas Wedding

Turner reveals in an interview about surviving teen fame with The Sunday Times that she and husband Joe Jonas split for 24 hours before their last-minute Vegas wedding, as well as how Jonas helped her learn to love herself.

May 20, 2019

Alabama Teacher Miraculously Figured Out A Way To Teach Math With ‘Old Town Road’

Alabama teacher makes learning fun again for her first-graders as she rewrites the lyrics to Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus's rap-country hybrid hit "Old Town Road" to quell their anxiety over an upcoming math test.

May 20, 2019

Oprah Winfrey Gives Speech Advocating Change At Colorado College

Oprah Winfrey and Angela Bassett join the graduation celebrations as Winfrey gives a speech at Colorado College advocating for change and Bassett accepts an honorary degree from historically black Morehouse College.

May 15, 2019

Minority Writer Shames Black DC Transit Employee For Eating On Train

Eating on WMATA vehicles previously prohibited, a passenger posted a photo to Twitter of a DC metro employee eating her breakfast on a WMATA train on her way to work with a caption asking the WMATA to reprimand her. Read for the original tweet and details!

May 14, 2019

High School Senior Graduates With QR Code Honoring Victims Of School Shootings

18-year-old high school senior from Ohio has decorated the top of her graduation cap with a QR code that we lead those who take her picture to a compiled list of the victims of school shootings. Read for images and details!

May 10, 2019

6 Feminist Quotes To Share With Your Mom On Mother’s Day

Looking for some feminist inspiration for your mom on Mother's Day? Look no further! Read for a compilation of inspirational feminist quotes about motherhood and mothers by some of today's most famous feminists.

May 9, 2019

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 2020 Special: Must-Know Details

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt will be back and better than ever with endless possibilities as the series returns to Netflix for an interactive special starring Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Jane Krakowski and Carol Kane.