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Feminism | Safe Spaces for ALL in Toronto | Nov 24 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | November 25th marks one year since we launched the demand for 24 hour women and trans drop-in spaces following the brutal sexual assault of a homeless woman twice in one night at Dundas and Sherbourne
Feminism | Anti-rape messaging offends Whistler bros | Nov 24 2014 | Meghan Murphy | The Howe Sounds Women's Centre has had to come up with a new campaign after Whister bar owners claimed Don't Be That Guy posters "made some people feel uncomfortable."
Indigenous Rights | Stand in solidarity against the Kinder Morgan pipeline: Rally Nov 22-28, 2014 | Nov 24 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Any time you can spend on the mountain in the next week would be greatly appreciated. Having people there to bear witness and provide support is crucial during this stressful time for the caretakers.
United Nations Headquarters, New York
Politics in Canada | WTF? Canada votes against UN resolution condemning glorification of Nazism! | Nov 24 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Canadians deserve to know: Is the government of Canada against the glorification of Nazism, or not?
Politics in Canada | Harper has abolished First Ministers meetings | Nov 24 2014 | Geoffrey Stevens | The premiers think of themselves as partners in Confederation. Harper treats them as uninvited guests at the national table.
Image: Flickr/Canadianveggie
Politics in Canada | Tough times ahead for Mulcair and the NDP | Nov 24 2014 | Gerry Caplan | There've been too many bad nights for the NDP recently. Is there a way out of the morass for the Orange crushed?
Image: Flickr/Dave Cournoyer
Politics in Canada | The worst job in Alberta: Leader of the Opposition | Nov 24 2014 | Susan Wright | Why does the public go bananas when Danielle Smith, the leader of the Official Opposition, criticizes the PC government?
World | ​More obfuscation in latest UN report on the human rights situation in Ukraine | Nov 24 2014 | Roger Annis | By a 'conservative estimate', 4000 people have died in the war in eastern Ukraine, including 1,000 since a Sept. 'ceasefire'. But who is responsible and why?
World | The Beauty of the Common Spirit – how hundreds reach out to help one man | Nov 24 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | But then a warmth builds up inside you, that transcends the very essence of who we are supposed to be.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Political Action | Interview with Julia Serano, author of 'Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive' | Nov 23 2014 | The F Word | Carissa Ropponen interviews Julia Serano, author of "Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive."
Environment | Political Action | SFU professor one of 60 arrested on Burnaby Mountain | Nov 23 2014 | Redeye Collective | Lynne Quarmby is professor of molecular biology at SFU. On Friday she decided to cross the police line erected around the Kinder Morgan drill site on Burnaby Mountain.
Kathleen Lahey
Feminism | Politics in Canada | Tory income-splitting tax policy: It's about creating and preserving gender inequality | Nov 23 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Very little of the money from the Tory income-splitting dodge will get to people who need it.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Celebrating Audre Lorde: Interviews with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Dagmar Shultz | Nov 22 2014 | The F Word | Pragya Esh speaks with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Dagmar Shultz about the impact of Audre Lorde's work today, their own work, and the politics of representation.
Civil Liberties Watch | Activists demand federal government boost affordable housing investments, develop national housing strategy | Nov 22 2014 | John Bonnar | Fourteen years after the first National Housing Day was observed, Canada still doesn't have a national housing strategy.
Feminism | It is your human right to have a fruity vagina | Nov 22 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Austen Heinz and Gilad Gome of Cambrian Genomics and Personalized Probiotics think your vagina should smell more like a peach.