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: May 24, 2016

Last week the federal government fulfilled an election promise, tabling legislation to enshrine legal protections for trans Canadians (CBC). Regardless of your thoughts on “elbowgate,” the ... [ more ]

Last week the federal government fulfilled an election promise, tabling legislation to enshrine legal protections for ... [ more ]

Last week the federal government fulfilled an election promise, tabling legislation to enshrine legal protections for trans Canadians (CBC). Regardless of ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: May 10, 2016

Tristan Hopper writes about “why Canadian white people have so much trouble understanding why somebody wouldn’t want to leave Attawapiskat” (National Post). Kitikmeok women ... [ more ]

Tristan Hopper writes about “why Canadian white people have so much trouble understanding why ... [ more ]

Tristan Hopper writes about “why Canadian white people have so much trouble understanding why somebody wouldn’t want to leave ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Smile, Ladies

In this Funny or Die sketch, a random man advises a lady to smile more, instantly changing the lives of women everywhere! [ more ]

In this Funny or Die sketch, a random man advises a lady to smile ... [ more ]

In this Funny or Die sketch, a random man advises a lady to smile more, instantly changing the lives ... [ more ]

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Ticket Giveaway: Catch ‘Trapped’ at DOXA

The new documentary Trapped by Dawn Porter follows clinic workers and lawyers in the United States, on the front lines of the battle to keep ... [ more ]

The new documentary Trapped by Dawn Porter follows clinic workers and lawyers in the ... [ more ]

The new documentary Trapped by Dawn Porter follows clinic workers and lawyers in the United States, on the front lines ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: April 12, 2016

Melina Laboucan-Massimo shares the story of her sister, Bella, and what needs to be done to address Canada’s epidemic of missing and murdered indigenous ... [ more ]

Melina Laboucan-Massimo shares the story of her sister, Bella, and what needs to be ... [ more ]

Melina Laboucan-Massimo shares the story of her sister, Bella, and what needs to be done to address Canada’s epidemic ... [ more ]

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FFFF: North Carolina, Homophobic Tourist Destination

  In response to North Carolina’s recent move to repeal LGBT protections and bar trans people from using bathrooms corresponding to their gender, Funny ... [ more ]

  In response to North Carolina’s recent move to repeal LGBT protections and bar ... [ more ]

  In response to North Carolina’s recent move to repeal LGBT protections and bar trans people from using bathrooms ... [ more ]