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Where is the economic action for women in the North? | Aug 29 2014 | Kate McInturff | An economic plan that would work for women in the North has to accommodate the realities of where they work, how they work and the constraints imposed by their unpaid work.
Whining about boys in bars: On feminism and loving men | Aug 28 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Romance can feel incompatible with feminism sometimes, especially when we keep falling in love with -- and being hurt by -- men.
On holding student journalism accountable: The Western Gazette gaffe | Aug 27 2014 | Lucia Lorenzi | As part of their special FROSH-week edition, the undergraduate student newspaper at Western University, The Western Gazette, included a "satirical" article entitled "So you want to date your TA?"
'In all thy sons command': If the words are not important, why do so many men oppose changing them? | Aug 27 2014 | Michael Laxer | Last week, Ceta Ramkhalawansingh put forward a motion to call on the federal government to change the national anthem to be inclusive of women -- why is the motion being opposed by some?
Emmys remind us that women are only 'compelling' when on display | Aug 26 2014 | Meghan Murphy | The Emmys have Sofia Vergara rotating on a platform. Like, you know, an object.
Missing and murdered Indigenous women and Andrew Coyne's mischievous questions | Aug 26 2014 | J. Baglow | Andrew Coyne asks why we should have a public inquiry into murdered and missing Aboriginal women and girls. Here's a partial response.
Classy Nick Cannon wants the whole world to know Mariah Carey is crazy | Aug 25 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Nick Cannon claims "deeply concerned about Mariah’s emotional state and is ending the marriage for the well being of their kids." But men have been calling women "crazy" for centuries. #notbuyingit
Mystery story: Why do you think so many women equate porn with 'harassment'? | Aug 24 2014 | Meghan Murphy | A firefighter named Candice Buckner is suing the city of Jacksonville, saying she had been subjected to a hostile work environment due to the presence and volume of pornographic materials.
Disability justice performance project Sins Invalid | Aug 23 2014 | The F Word | The F Word speaks to Patricia Berne, member of the disability justice performance project, Sins Invalid, about the connections between disability justice, Israeli occupation and pinkwashing.
Kitchen Table Topic: What brought us to feminism | Aug 23 2014 | The F Word | This week, for our first kitchen table topic, the F Word Collective talks about what brought us to feminism.
'War Machine' not 'a monster,' but 'a good guy.' Phewf. | Aug 22 2014 | Meghan Murphy | War Machine will soon be extradited to Nevada, where he will face charges including battery, assault with a deadly weapon, coercion by force and gross and open lewdness.
Image: flickr/Howl Art Collective
National inquiry won't keep Indigenous women safe, but it couldn't hurt | Aug 22 2014 | Âpihtawikosisân | Who would oppose an inquiry on missing and murdered Indigenous women? The reality is much more complicated than either/or.

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Former CCF leader & feminist Therese Casgrain Volunteer Award Renamed PM Award alan smithee said... Megalomaniac? Check. Empororer? Check. Asshole? Huge gaping one. in
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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...
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The "Nordic Model" of prostitution law is a myth.... susan davis said... because this article meant nothing...these people are wrong...right abolitionist faithful? all the...
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