So it’s not the most flattering of stories, but the Boston Herald decided it would be a great idea to interview TLR about the new Tufts dorm policy. The article, ‘”Abstinence Girl” cheers Tufts’ love,’ is a rather amusing one.
Our favorite parts….
She bemoans a youth society in which lovemaking is viewed with little more reverence than a pickup game of basketball.
and of course
But Wagley wants to know: “Whatever happened to common decency?”
The article may be hilarious due to the lack of serious journalistic skills, but the issue is real: why doesn’t the university take rampant sexuailty seriously, rather than view it as another dormlife violation – like microwaves and refrigerators – that demands another half-hearted, disregarded dorm policy?