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It's time to consider a curfew for men | Jan 7 2016 | Meghan Murphy | Men have shown, time and time again, that they cannot -- will not -- behave themselves. Perhaps a grounding is in order.
Power and policy: Building a responsible sexual assault strategy in Canada | Jan 7 2016 | Emma Partridge, Sophie Sutcliffe, Vassilena Sharlandjieva | After the University of British Columbia was widely criticized for its handling of sexual assault cases, it's making some changes. Other schools across Canada should take notice.
Right-wing women: What makes them tick | Jan 6 2016 | Frieda Werden | From the archives, WINGS presents a talk by Jean Hardisty about how and why the right recruits women.
Image: Flickr/Davide Cassanello
Ontario needs to adopt Manitoba's model for child support recalculations | Jan 5 2016 | Doreen Nicoll | The Ontario government should adopt an annual recalculation process more in line with the Manitoba model. In addition to keeping women safe from further financial, emotional and even physical abuse.
Bill Cosby: Rape culture journalism | Jan 4 2016 | J. Baglow | The "story" of one of Bill Cosby's victims buying a condo with her settlement money is really misogynistic journalism.
A new feminist music and arts festival in Calgary | Dec 30 2015 | Scott Neigh | Kaely Cormack and Hayley Muir talk about Femme Wave: A Feminist Arts Festival, which took place in November in Calgary.
Image: Zorin Denu/flickr
Mothering Project: Effective prevention with vulnerable families | Dec 23 2015 | Carole O'Brien | The Mothering Project is an innovative community-based program providing services to vulnerable mothers impacted by substance use.
GroundWire | December 21, 2015: Gender-based violence | Dec 22 2015 | GroundWire | This episode of GroundWire Community Radio News takes a focus on gender-based violence.
Marguerite Rigoglioso.
Virgin births: Mary's feat is not unique! | Dec 22 2015 | Frieda Werden | Miraculous births, including conceptions by deities, abound in records as early as 3000 BC.
Photo: IMLS Digital Collections & Content/flickr
The blacklist was a many-gendered affair | Dec 18 2015 | Matthew Behrens | Resistance films reveal that the blacklist was not merely a Hollywood phenomenon, but one that affected people from all walks of life. Overlooked in this history are the women who suffered under it.
One year later: Looking back on the Dalhousie dentistry scandal | Dec 18 2015 | Jen Halsall | Last December, Canada first learned of the now infamous "Class of DDS 2015 Gentlemen." Now a year wiser, are Canada's universities ready to confront sexism, homophobia, and racism on campus?
'This is not about sex, this is about sexual access:' A talk by Rachel Moran | Dec 18 2015 | Meghan Murphy | Rachel Moran, activist, sex trade survivor, and author, discusses the important of language in the prostitution debate.

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#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...
Rape and conjugal violence jokes from (my neighbourhood) Montréal bar Otavano said... lagatta wrote: This place is in my neighbourhood - right next to Nutranimo pet food shop and across...
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...
Hi from an american with a question bagkitty said... Welcome squeezeplay. strangely enough I think the first place you might want to look is the...
Female Tory MP asks why NDP women don't wear jackets like the men terrytowel said... Ms. Jinny Jogindera Sims:  Just to that point, before I proceed with my speaking, I'm very...
Helen Kennedy joins Liberal party Unionist said... Of course she's a turncoat. A traitor. What's so hard to understand? Next baiting thread, please. in
Linda McQuaig VS Chrystia Freeland nicky said... As I posted yesterday in another thread, Linda is having an event with Tom Mulcair at the Pogue...
Exploiting Violence for "Feminist" Politics quizzical said... huh....you've shown you have an axe to grind politically with Vancouver Rape Relief and their...
Gone Home - A story exploration video game Catchfire said... And finally, you will need to believe in these possibilities. That maybe you aren’t human....

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