Columnists
Joyce Arthur | Maternal mortality has been one of the world's most intractable human rights problems because of the low status of women, but recent efforts have shown that it can be significantly reduced.
News
Samantha Sarra | Shakila was 16 years old when she was raped and murdered in the home of a powerful politician. There are many Shakilas in Afghanistan -- and impunity for rapists and murderers.
Blog
Maggie MacAulay | The discourse of "rape culture" is a necessary but, on its own, insufficient condition for a reinvigoration of feminism.
News
Jerry Dias | When you think of father-son time, the activities don't normally involve going for a stroll in pink high-heeled shoes. But I'm not always one for convention.
Blog
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Iglika Ivanova | The recent rape chant scandals at UBC and at St. Mary's University in Halifax are evidence of systemic sexism that permeates our educational institutions from coast to coast.
Columnists
Joyce Arthur | Has Canada's anti-choice movement been gaining the upper hand in the last few years? It might seem that way sometimes. But there's another way to look at it, taking into account pro-choice victories.
Podcast
Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with author Rachel Moran about her experiences working as a prostitute in Ireland for seven years.
Podcast
Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with feminist activist Sarah Slamen, about the anti-abortion bill recently passed by Texas senators.
Columnists
Joyce Arthur | The use of fetus porn is a sign of desperation. These pictures have been in widespread use for 20 years now, with zero evidence they have caused any shift in public opinion towards anti-choice views.
Blog
David Suzuki | The science behind human-caused global warming is overwhelming, and consensus among climate scientists is close to unanimous. But that's not enough to stop the deniers.
News
Sana Malik | The United Nations Human Rights Council (UN HRC) adopted a draft resolution last week that is being criticized for "watering down" language that protects victims of sexual violence globally.
Blog
Michael Laxer | On Father's Day we need to say there is no such thing as "sexism" against men. It simply does not exist.