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Svea Vikander | The progress we have made in speaking out about sexual assault relies on one major cultural shift: the women making allegations have stopped caring about men's feelings.
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Lucia Lorenzi | Survivors, primarily women, have been speaking out about Trump and other sexually aggressive men for decades. Why is it that we don't pay attention until these men speak themselves?
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Meghan Murphy | The fact that Marie Henein is smart, successful and good at her job does not make her a feminist.
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Nora Loreto, Sarah Beuhler | Viewing the Ghomeshi trial as it should be: a feminist victory -- the last vestige of misapprehensions around sexual assault in the public eye -- or at least, the beginning of the end.
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Stefanie Krasnow | The trauma of sexual violence is not a personal issue that women need to heal alone in private rooms; it's a public health concern, an epidemic that deserves to be given voice in the streets.
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Meghan Murphy | On Thursday, Jian Ghomeshi was found not guilty on all charges, but whether he is held to account is up to us, as a society.
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Christina Turner | Survivors and allies gathered on Thursday evening in Toronto to share stories, show solidarity and demand reform in the criminal justice system after Jian Ghomeshi was acquitted of all charges.
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J. Baglow | When it comes to the treatment of sexual assault victims by the system, two things are plain: first, the notion of justice is wildly irrelevant; second, truth is irrelevant as well.
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Michael Laxer | The evidence is overwhelming that the system shields perpetrators of violence against women from being held legally accountable for their crimes.
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Doreen Nicoll | Victims of sexual assault are not fabricating experiences and details, rather they’re undergoing neuro-biological processes that affect their experiences and memories.
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Alyse Kotyk | As the verdict of the Ghomeshi trial was announced, allies continue to stand with survivors of sexual violence through social media and rallies across the country.
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Svea Vikander | As former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi is tried for four counts of sexual assault, Canada is forced to confront its attitudes about sex, consent, and the validity of victims' stories.