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Emily Ratajkowski and Naomi Wolf team up to sell Playboy feminism | Jul 13 2016 | Meghan Murphy | There is a difference between feeling sexual and being sexualized, but Emily Ratajkowski and Naomi Wolf don't seem to realize that.
Women and the Brexit referendum | Jul 12 2016 | Frieda Werden | Backers of Brexit are not ignorant -- and neither are their opponents.
Link between intimate partner violence and mass killings | Jul 12 2016 | Redeye Collective | Following the mass shooting in an Orlando nightclub, family members said the shooter had no record of previous hate crimes. But that depends on how you categorize domestic violence.
Six ways to support the work of Black Lives Matter across Canada this week | Jul 10 2016 | Allies and community, let's keep the momentum going!
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If you need to watch rape in order to know it's bad, you're part of rape culture | Jul 8 2016 | Paniz Khosroshahy | A new documentary inspired by the Brock Turner case argues that "seeing is believing" when it comes to rape. But it's really just trauma porn.
Blair Braverman talks dog-sledding and navigating male dominance on a glacier | Jul 5 2016 | Meghan Murphy | In this episode, Meghan Murphy speaks with author and musher, Blair Braverman, about her new book, Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube.
Mocking masculinity isn't mean, it's purposeful (and fun!) | Jul 4 2016 | Meghan Murphy | Cathy Young worries feminists will turn men away from the movement -- little does she know, we don't care.
The FTA Follies - politicians as a chorus line lose control of agenda
Free trade! What is it good for? | Jul 4 2016 | Kate Raphael | Kate Raphael of KPFA Women's Magazine asks Professors Maria Floro and Stephanie Seguino, two of the premier voices on gender equity and globalization, to demystify trade policy.
Photo: Mark Fischer/flickr
In landmark victory, U.S. Supreme Court overturns Texas's anti-abortion law | Jun 30 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Herstory was made this week. The U.S. Supreme Court settled a major battle over reproductive rights, overturning Texas's notorious anti-abortion law known as HB 2.
Smashing the patriarchy in Newfoundland | Jun 29 2016 | Scott Neigh | Jessica Barry and Nicole Collins talk about the work that Smash Patriarchy: An Action Team is doing in St. John's.
photo by Katy Chan
'And we wonder where rapists come from...' | Jun 29 2016 | Gilad Cohen | Tanisha Taitt, a survivor of violence, shares her thoughts on gender conditioning, Jian Ghomeshi, and living beyond labels.
Sarai Walker and the cover of her novel Dietland, which shows a cupcake grenade
Love Your Fat! It's a radical act. | Jun 29 2016 | Meghan Murphy | Being a fat woman who says she loves her body is a radical act, author Sarai Walker, the author of Dietland, discovers.

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