December 6 is commemorated each year as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada.
violence against women
Meghan Murphy speaks with Hilla Kerner about Vancouver Rape Relief's Montreal Massacre Memorial event, taking place on December 5, 2015.
Sunday, December 6 vigils will be held across the country to mark the 26th anniversary of the massacre at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. Take a moment to think about women in Canada living in fear.
Today women in Canada and the Global South are calling for an end to the daily violence against women everywhere, in all its forms.
With the election of a Liberal government, there is an opportunity to correct many of the harmful measures instituted under the previous Conservative government.
3 Minute Action
Here are two simple actions you can take
David J. Climenhaga
Independent MLA's private member's bill to protect women who are victims of domestic abuse will likely manage the feat of passing despite not being government legislation.
Violence against women spans every age, income, level of education, nationality, race, ethnicity and country in the world. Farber, through her testimonial play, bears witness to this truth.
November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month in Ontario. As part of its work to educate and engage the public, OAITH created the Wrapped in Courage campaign.
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.