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Too White to Get It

The recent Oregon ban on high school sports team mascots, such as the “Braves” and “Chiefs,” is causing a lot of uproar. While Native American activists are cal...

Vivi’s Lust and Love: The Clitoral Truth

There has been a huge amount of debate over the female orgasm. Whereas men tend to have only one type, women's climax comes in two different varieties: vaginal ...

Calendar: May 24 – May 31

Thursday May 24 “Endless Crisis: North Korea, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Palestine and Nuclear Proliferation,” Construction and Engineering Hall, LaSel...

New Issue: May 17th, 2012

In This Issue of The Corvallis Advocate…   Confessions of a Pharmacy Store Clerk Can We Save the Northern Spotted Owl by Killing Barred Ow...
photo by Sarah Page

Confessions of a Pharmacy Store Clerk

I think people really take for granted how much trust is needed at the pharmacy. We're comforted by the idea that the Pharmacist at the store is trained, with y...

Dr. Oz: Genius or Generic?

In a day and age where medical knowledge is at the touch of a button, we are exposed to a variety of contradictions in medical opinions. Even worse, people floc...

Bully: You’re on Your Own, Kids

If the message of Bully was meant to be “Sorry, kids, but you're on your own,” then Lee Hirsch's documentary did a stellar job. The message rings through loud a...

Water Walk for Ethiopia

Hundreds of local activists are coming together for Water Walk: Ethiopia this Saturday, May 19th. As a symbol of solidarity with our African sister city, Gondar...

Vivi’s Lust and Love

There's no such thing as “Popping your Cherry” For years ladies have labored under the myth that virginity is something we lose. This “barrier,” the hymen, kee...