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Jul 6, 2018
Woman in hijab stands in store surrounded by mannequins in hijabs. Photo: Mulia Sjahrusjiam/Flickr

What misogyny looks like when you wear a hijab

Monia Mazigh
The dehumanization of Muslim women is ingrained in people's imagination. And the common, simplistic and wrong perception that the hijab is a symbol of oppression is still alive and thriving.
Blog
May 10, 2018
Child colouring. Photo: Province of British Columbia/Flickr

The perfect gift for Mother's Day: Universal child care

Dorothy MacLeod
One woman's experience of difficulty accessing child care paints a bigger picture that illustrates why Canada needs universal child care to close the gender wage gap and achieve gender equity.
Blog
Apr 30, 2018
Image: Wikimedia Commons

Femicide in the streets

Penney Kome
With the recent Toronto van attack and the Parkland shootings, the perpetrators seemed to be aiming at women. Femicide has become public.
Blog
Apr 19, 2018

Happy birthday, rabble!

Sophia Reuss
In honour of rabble's 17th birthday, Judy Rebick, rabble's co-founder, and Duncan Cameron, president emeritus of rabble, reflect on our impact.
Blog
Apr 11, 2018
Photo submitted

'Heroes In My Head': The Clinic Will Stay Open

Judy Rebick
Part Two excerpt from rabble co-founder Judy Rebick's memoir, with a look at the court battle to support Dr. Henry Morgentaler, and Rebick's own exploration of her mental health.
Blog
Apr 5, 2018
Linda MacDonald and Jeanne Sarson present brief to UN. Image: Bill Casey, Member of Parliament for Cumberland—Colchester, Nova Scotia

Re-defining torture at the UN

Penney Kome
Linda MacDonald and Jeanne Sarson lobby for UN Committee on Torture to recognize sexualized violence as a form of torture.

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