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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.
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.
Photo: Meghan Murphy
Left in Love: Roz and Sam cross political lines with creativity | Nov 21 2014 | Left in Love | Sam and Roz share their passion for creative expression and the arts in this month's Left in Love -- but will this kindle a radical spark? Find out on our latest lefty date!
Photo: Flickr/Becky_wetherington
Here's how to shift culture and reduce harassment | Nov 21 2014 | Ella Bedard | Creating a workplace culture to reduce harassment is not easy but some organizations are tackling the problem.
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Linden MacIntyre is right to link Mansbridge and Gzowski to the Ghomeshi scandal | Nov 21 2014 | Meghan Murphy | The CBC has a history of protecting their stars who are often egotistical, womanizing men.
Canada's complicated relationship with pro-choice politics | Nov 20 2014 | Michelle Reid | Access to abortion is a right in Canada. While we do have an active anti-abortion minority in Canada, pro-choice people are also guilty of silencing women's choices at times. Why?
Photo by Cisco StreetLenz
L.A.-based MC and artist Asa Lianess on love vs. sex and being real in hip-hop | Nov 20 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | The Los Angeles-based poet, singer, MC and henna artist shares her thoughts about love and sex in hip-hop, spirituality, sisterhood and going global.
Photo: Simon Fraser University - University Communications/flickr
On the benevolence of slippery slopes: Women taking the lead | Nov 20 2014 | David Taub Bancroft | Critics of Kim Campbell's proposal for gender parity charge that it will open the floodgates to other oppressed groups demanding fair representation of their own. And this is a bad thing how, exactly?
In defence of Kim Kardashian and her critics | Nov 19 2014 | Laura McNally | Critics of Kim Kardashian's 'Break the Internet' photo shoot aren't "jealous," they're just tired of being represented as sexualized objects.
Photo: Joe Gratz/flickr
Justice and reform at Nova Scotia youth court sentencing | Nov 18 2014 | Stephen Kimber | The death of a young girl following months of bullying and harassment has changed laws and the national conversation. Will the sentencing of an offender lead to personal reform and rehabilitation?
Men are stupid; like women who are 'effortlessly' thin | Nov 18 2014 | Meghan Murphy | "Nobody wants to be the girl on a diet" because men are invested in living in a fantasy world.
Photo: sciencesque/flickr
Canadians deserve a universal early childhood education and childcare system | Nov 17 2014 | Molly McCracken, Susan Prentice | Last week hundreds of educators, academics and activists gathered in Winnipeg for a national childcare conference, united by a vision of a universal early childhood education and childcare system.

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Liberals investigation: Allegations of harassment of MPs on Parliament Hill NorthReport said... Sorry for the typo (ie allegations) above - would the mods please correct it and thank you in
CBC cuts Jian Ghomeshi loose NorthReport said... CBC cuts ties with Jian Ghomeshi after receiving “information” about Q hostPublic broadcaster has...
MB Director for right-wing fundamentalist Christian organization acclaimed as PC canadiate in Radisson ghoris said... The Tories' stupidity knows no bounds. Way to appeal to urban voters, guys. They *might* have been...
Oscar Pistorius gets five years for killing girlfriend 6079_Smith_W said... Also disgusting that his lawyer played the "wouldn't do well in prison" card that is always used...
The oppression of women in Canada lagatta said... Hi Pondering, what happened to your post? in
Former CCF leader & feminist Therese Casgrain Volunteer Award Renamed PM Award alan smithee said... Megalomaniac? Check. Empororer? Check. Asshole? Huge gaping one. in
Peter MacKay says women's bond with children prevents their becoming judges fortunate said... Well, is anyone surprised?    in
Liberation feminism Pondering said... Quote:“Feminists’ arguments have never historically stood only on their own,” she said. “They’ve...
#NotAllMen and derailing feminist conversations Pondering said... I was led to this a topic through an article relating to notallmen, but it also pertained to other...
Nordic Model - Claimed successes and Documented Effects susan davis said... no comments? about the swedish governments admited failures...? surprise suprise......just because...

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