UPRIZINE was founded in 2017, aiming to create conversation and raise awareness surrounding intersectional issues at Temple University Japan through opinion pieces, creative writing, and occasionally, informative journalism. It is run by students and for students, through the TUJ Zine Club. 

Disclaimer: The site is run by TUJ students and through the Zine Club but is not an instrument of Temple University

An open letter...

November 5, 2019

Tomorrow, Patrick O’Connor will be at TUJ once again during what should be a celebratory time. What makes this man so powerful that continuous protests from students he supposedly represented as Chairman does no...

January 26, 2018

Can you explain to me why you, a girl, likes to fight other girls? It’s something I can’t understand. Why do women want to tear down, defame, humiliate, and tarnish the reputation of fellow women? Is it for shit...

November 13, 2017

Thank you, TUJ. I never thought I would thank my school for helping me through harassment.

November 7, 2017

"How Am I Supposed To ‘Believe Women’ When The Accused Rapist Gave Me His Extra Fries Once?" (this joke is via. Reductress - but this letter is not a joke)

November 5, 2017

They’re more interested in your legs than in what’s inside your head.

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