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Doctors still won't let women choose sterilization as a permanent birth control method

April 27, 2016
| Brie Ripley and Jocelyn Macdonald explore the challenges women face accessing tubal ligation.
Length: 42:24 minutes (19.41 MB)
WINGS

Saving Islam for women

April 24, 2016
| An American Muslim feminist's campaign to reclaim women's place.
Length: 56:53 minutes (78.12 MB)
| April 19, 2016
| April 19, 2016
Redeye

Women in P.E.I. regain access to abortion after 35 years

April 11, 2016
| On March 31, the P.E.I. government said they would start providing local access for abortions by the end of 2016. The change in policy was the result of a legal challenge by Abortion Access Now PEI.
Length: 16:17 minutes (14.91 MB)
Talking Radical Radio

Towards a feminist re-imagining of motherhood

April 6, 2016
| Candida Hadley, Susanne Marshall, and Andrea Smith talk about the work of the Halifax Motherhood Collective.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.95 MB)
WINGS

Net safety: Gender and the Internet

April 5, 2016
| From a panel titled Gender and the Internet, held at the Internet Governance Forum in Brazil in November 2015, five speakers describe harmful and helpful uses of the Internet.
Length: 29:07 minutes (40.01 MB)

Finding the right moment to intertwine progressive movements

Photo: flickr/ UN Women

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We sometimes take for granted, just how easy it is for well-meaning people to work in silos.

But, by the same token, we must also appreciate that sometimes movements must take time to find their voice, to understand their motivations and to articulate their demands.

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