Eileen Shim
Eileen Shim

Eileen is a writer living in New York. She studied comparative literature and international studies at Yale University, and enjoys writing about the intersection of culture and politics.

News
Dec. 12, 2014

One University Shows Exactly How Not to Treat Victims of Sexual Abuse

The ultimate example of how not to treat survivors.

Dec. 11, 2014
News
Dec. 10, 2014

There's a Simple Way Towns Can Help Stop Domestic Abuse

It's a step in the right direction.
News
Dec. 10, 2014

Harvard Investigation Declares the Most Corrupt States in America

"It is all bad news for Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, New Mexico, New Jersey and Pennsylvania."
News
Dec. 9, 2014

Seth Rogen and James Franco Just Found Themselves at the Center of a Massive Cyber-Attack

And the most likely culprit is an entire nation.

News
Dec. 9, 2014

There's Bad News for People Who Love Avocados

And it isn't that guac costs extra.
News
Dec. 8, 2014

One of the World's Worst Anti-Gay Bigots Is Finally Going to Face the Consequences

Nothing's been decided yet, but it's already a step in the right direction.
News
Dec. 8, 2014

Authorities Have Identified the Remains of One of the 43 Missing Mexican Students

"They have taken so much from us, even our fear, but they have left us with rage and fury and that is going to keep us going."
News
Dec. 8, 2014

Powerful Video from Syria Captures the Humanitarian Crisis the World Forgot

The crisis in Syria is bad and getting worse.
Dec. 5, 2014

NASA Just Launched a Spacecraft That Will Take Humans to Mars

Interplanetary travel is closer than it's ever been.

News
Dec. 4, 2014

One 6-Year-Old Girl's Letter Just Ended an Entire Company's Sexist Marketing

Proof that even the smallest of voices can make the biggest difference
News
Dec. 4, 2014
News
Dec. 4, 2014

21 Powerful Photos From the Eric Garner Protests in New York City

Thousands flooded the streets after a grand jury declined to indict a police officer in Garner's death.
News
Dec. 3, 2014

Intense Photos From Sierra Leone Capture the Ebola Crisis the World Virtually Forgot

Just because the U.S. isn't worried doesn't mean the problem is over.

News
Dec. 3, 2014

The Netherlands Just Did Something to Fight Its Drug Problem That the U.S. Would Never Do

And it's about time we followed their example.
Dec. 3, 2014
News
Dec. 2, 2014

What White People Get So Wrong About Black Crime, in One Chart

This is irresponsible and dismissive.