New website sparks controversy| From BU Today | VIDEO BY JOSEPH CHAN AND ALAN WONG. TEXT BY JOHN O’ROURKE
Much controversy, on and off campus, has been generated by a new website, created by a BU student, that allows users with a BU e-mail address to upload photos of BU women, whose looks can then be rated by other users. The site, RateBU.com, has been condemned as sexist and demeaning and has raised serious concerns about privacy. It has also garnered attention from national news media.
So, “YouSpeak” asks: “What is your reaction to RateBU.com?”