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| November 26, 2015

November 23rd is the UN's International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Right now a Canadian woman is facing deportation to the United States and up to 33 years in prison for supporting her children against their abusive father.  Canadian courts have supported her case, but the US is demanding extradition.  Ask Minister Jody- Wilson-Raybould to investigate this case.   Read Matthew Behren's article about this case


Overthrow the system! The fight for women's rights needs a socialist revolution

Marxism and Women's Liberation

by Judith Orr
(Bookmarks Publications,

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A fresh look at women in trades and technology

November 13, 2015
| A new radio documentary looks at the challenges facing young women when they decide to take up a trade. The program was produced by 20-year-old sound technician Mariessa Mcleod.
Length: 09:39 minutes (8.85 MB)
| November 9, 2015
Image: YouTube/CBC News
| November 3, 2015

Abortion in Chile

November 1, 2015
| As of October 25, 2015, Chile's Congress is debating de-criminalizing abortion in cases of life endangerment, fetal malformation, and up to 18 weeks only in cases of rape.
Length: 29:06 minutes (39.98 MB)

Kate Harding on the alarming rise of rape culture

October 31, 2015
| Author and columnist Kate Harding brings wit, sarcasm and righteous fury to a dark topic in her new book Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture and What We Can Do About It.
Length: 10:57 minutes (10.04 MB)

Furor over niqab normalizes racist debate

October 19, 2015
| By the end of today, the debate over the niqab will disappear from view. However, there will be a lasting impact for Muslim women and men, according to Itrath Syed.
Length: 14:13 minutes (13.02 MB)
| October 16, 2015
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