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New research helps advocate for a national inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women | Dec 10 2014 | Megan Pearce, Pippa Feinstein | Advocates for an inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous women and girls can now use a compendium of reports and recommendations. Will this finally spark action from the government?
Northern Ireland will be the first part of the UK to criminalize buying sex | Dec 10 2014 | Meghan Murphy | On Wednesday, December 10th, Lord Morrow’s Human Trafficking and Exploitation Bill was voted through at the Final Stage.
NOW Magazine takes a stand; will continue to generate revenue through prostitution advertisements | Dec 9 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Alice Klein claims her decision to continue profiting from prostitution advertisements is about supporting the human rights of marginalized women, but it's really about capitalism.
Rinelle Harper calls for a National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women | Dec 9 2014 | rabble staff | Rinelle Harper, who was brutally attacked last month, called for a national inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women at the AFN national meeting.
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NOW Magazine will stand with sex workers against discrimination | Dec 8 2014 | Alice Klein | NOW has run ads for sexual services throughout its history, because as a publication that stands for human rights and free expression, it has refused to discriminate against sex work and sex workers.
GroundWire | December 8, 2014: Commemorating the École Polytechnique Massacre | Dec 8 2014 | GroundWire | This is a special edition to commemorate the École Polytechnique Massacre that occurred in Montréal on December 6, 1989, and more broadly, the ongoing violence against women.
The feminist killjoy holiday gift guide | Dec 8 2014 | Anne Theriault | Shopping for that special feminist someone in your life? rabble.ca has got you covered.
When domestic violence comes to work | Dec 8 2014 | Redeye Collective | "Can Work Be Safe When Home Isn't?" is a new report showing the results of the first Canadian survey on the impacts of domestic violence in the workplace.
Remembering the Montreal massacre | Dec 7 2014 | Redeye Collective | In 1989, a man walked into the École Polytechnique in Montreal and killed 14 women engineering students. We speak with Elinor Warkentin who was involved in creating a monument in Vancouver.
On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, let's remember what feminism is actually about | Dec 6 2014 | Meghan Murphy | You can't make anti-feminist arguments and call yourself a feminist.
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December 6 marks the endorsement of violence against sex workers | Dec 5 2014 | Joyce Arthur | In an act of "sick and twisted" irony, Canada's new prostitution law takes effect on December 6, the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre and a day now set aside to mourn violence against women.
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December 6: A reminder to uproot our culture of misogyny | Dec 5 2014 | Judy Rebick | What has changed in Canadian society 25 years after the Montreal Massacre? In the wake of the Ghomeshi scandal, MMIW and continued systemic oppression, it doesn't seem like much.

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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
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