Jarrah Hodge


Jarrah Hodge is the founder and editor of gender-focus.com. She has also written for the Huffington Post, Bitch Magazine Blogs, the Vancouver Observer and About-Face. Jarrah has B.A. in Women’s Studies and Sociology from UBC. She’s a fan of politics, Star Trek, musical theatre, and brunch.

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Round-Up: Aug. 4, 2015

  At long last, Health Canada has okayed the use of RU-486, the so-called “abortion pill,” which will improve reproductive choice and access particularly ... [ more ]

  At long last, Health Canada has okayed the use of RU-486, the so-called ... [ more ]

  At long last, Health Canada has okayed the use of RU-486, the so-called “abortion pill,” which will improve ... [ more ]

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FFFF: The Greenlighter, Marvel’s First Woman Superhero

Greta Lee stars as The Greenlighter, a superhero whose mission is to bring superhero movies starring women to Hollywood. Her weapon? A pen. [ more ]

Greta Lee stars as The Greenlighter, a superhero whose mission is to bring superhero ... [ more ]

Greta Lee stars as The Greenlighter, a superhero whose mission is to bring superhero movies starring women to Hollywood. ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: July 28, 2015

Why are mass shootings overwhelmingly committed by men? And why do they happen more often in America than anywhere else? Tristan Bridges and Tara ... [ more ]

Why are mass shootings overwhelmingly committed by men? And why do they happen more ... [ more ]

Why are mass shootings overwhelmingly committed by men? And why do they happen more often in America than anywhere ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: July 21, 2015

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives just released their second annual report on the best and worst places to be a woman in Canada, ... [ more ]

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives just released their second annual report on the ... [ more ]

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives just released their second annual report on the best and worst places to ... [ more ]

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Happy Six Years of Gender Focus

Gender Focus turned six years old on July 17, 2015. In celebration, here's a look back at some of the highlights from the past ... [ more ]

Gender Focus turned six years old on July 17, 2015. In celebration, here's a ... [ more ]

Gender Focus turned six years old on July 17, 2015. In celebration, here's a look back at some of ... [ more ]

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FFFF: No Lady Justice Action Figure?!

Join Nerdist's Lady Justice (Jessica Chobot) and her kid supporters to tackle the issue of excluding women characters from action figure merchandising.  [ more ]

Join Nerdist's Lady Justice (Jessica Chobot) and her kid supporters to tackle the issue ... [ more ]

Join Nerdist's Lady Justice (Jessica Chobot) and her kid supporters to tackle the issue of excluding women characters from ... [ more ]