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UBC failed its students who reported sexual assault at every level | Nov 24 2015 | Michael Stewart | Multiple women alleged a UBC PhD student is a serial abuser who committed a large range of sexual assaults including harassment, groping and rape. Nothing happened.
Oxfam at Bangkok Intersessional - Women's March, 2009
Leaders should set targets for both gender and emissions at Paris climate talks | Nov 24 2015 | Danny Glenwright | When disaster strikes (and it increasingly does, thanks to climate change) women and children are 14 times more likely to die.
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How is the Trudeau government doing on women's rights? | Nov 23 2015 | Alyse Kotyk | Canadian women's rights groups address Justin Trudeau's mandate letter to the Minister of the Status of Women.
Safer cities for women: Approaches converge in Delhi | Nov 21 2015 | Frieda Werden | Jagori Women's Resource Centre in Delhi has 10 years' experience in applied research and multi-stakeholder organizing from the ground up, to make cities safer for women to enjoy.
Nirbhaya! Raise your hand and be silent no more! | Nov 19 2015 | Doreen Nicoll | 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.
Overthrow the system! The fight for women's rights needs a socialist revolution | Nov 19 2015 | Faline Bobier | The historic battles for women's rights are well documented, so why are we still fighting the same fights? If we truly want progressive change, we need a new revolution.
A fresh look at women in trades and technology | Nov 13 2015 | Redeye Collective | 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.
One year after Ghomeshi watershed moment, the labour of healing still falls on women | Nov 12 2015 | Lucia Lorenzi | We know that speaking out about sexual violence not only incurs huge personal and professional costs, but that it also involves forms of generally unpaid labour. How do we make that work visible?
Toxic self-sufficiency: A Lesbian Tent Revival sermon | Nov 12 2015 | Carolyn Gage | Don't go thinking you only need yourself -- we evolved through cooperation with each other and other species.
Milk -- A documentary about birth and breastfeeding | Nov 9 2015 | Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with director, Noemi Weis, about her new film, Milk.
Nafisa Hoodbhoy and Frieda Werden 2015
Women and War in a complex region -- Pakistan-Afghanistan | Nov 8 2015 | Frieda Werden | An interview with Nafisa Hoodbhoy, author of Aboard the Democracy Train: A Journey Through Pakistan's Last Decade of Democracy.

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