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Women's Agenda to Save Earth: Part two | Oct 8 2015 | Frieda Werden | A return to the World Women's Congress for a Healthy Planet, held in Miami in 1991.
Grassroots feminist moms challenging the child welfare system | Oct 7 2015 | Scott Neigh | Alicia Owen and Sheryl Jarvis talk about Community Action for Families, and its work to support moms and their kids and to challenge the child welfare system.
Treating porn like a drug addiction is no solution | Oct 6 2015 | Meghan Murphy | Men may well exhibit addictive behaviour, with regard to porn consumption, but will a drug treatment model help?
Who is She? | Oct 3 2015 | First Nations are building their own campaign to investigate missing and murdered Indigenous women.
Image: Chiefs of Ontario facebook page
'Who is She?' campaign calls for inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women | Oct 2 2015 | Roshini Nair | The issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women needs to be addressed immediately. Since the current federal government plans to do nothing, the Chiefs of Ontario launched the Who is She? campaign.
The niqab debate reminds us why we have a Charter | Oct 2 2015 | Scott Vrooman | Rights are to public opinion what Rob Ford's behaviour is to public opinion: irrelevant.
Women's Agenda to Save Earth: Part one | Oct 1 2015 | Frieda Werden | How much progress have women made in their efforts to save the planet?
Photo: Jason Parks/flickr
Why vote child care in 2015: What Manitobans need to know | Sep 30 2015 | Susan Prentice | In 1970, the Royal Commission on the Status of Women recommended a national child-care program. Fast-forward to 2015, and parents are more desperate than ever for affordable, quality child care.
Photo: a.pasquier/flickr
Universal affordable child care: Don't scrap it, improve it | Sep 30 2015 | Kaylie Tiessen | Here's another good reason to invest in high-quality, universal child care in Canada: improvements in women's labour force participation.
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Niqab: Radical feminism or female subjugation? | Sep 30 2015 | Christopher Majka | I may have no desire to wear a niqab but my universe is not diminished if my neighbour does. That said, how women choose to dress should not become a "dead cat" on the Canadian electoral stage.
Image: nsb.com
Dear Rex Murphy: Dismissing rape culture crisis on Canadian campuses as 'faddish' is reprehensible | Sep 29 2015 | Erin Wunker | Rex Murphy's latest column takes pot shots at the humanities -- but worse, it undermines the crisis facing Canada in gender inequality and rape culture.
Chiefs of Ontario launch 'Who Is She' campaign to end violence against Indigenous women | Sep 29 2015 | Brent Patterson | Chiefs of Ontario have launched the Who Is She campaign, a fundraising effort aimed at creating a First Nations-led, community-driven process to eradicate violence against Indigenous women and girls.

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