uOttawa Engineering student paper sparks outrage

March 19, 2008

The Engineering department and Student Association at the University of Ottawa may pull funding from the "Oral Otis", a monthly newspaper published by the engineering students society.  The publication has been accused of inciting violence against women with a mock sex-advice column last week that "makes light" of sodomy against women.  Student leaders have pulled the paper out of circulation because of the anonymous article.  Last week's issue also included a cartoon considered offensive to people with disabilities.  The Ottawa Citizen