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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FFFF: Superheroine Tries to Get a Movie

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack of superhero movies really featuring women, not just as the ... [ more ]

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack ... [ more ]

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack of superhero movies really featuring ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Aug. 26, 2014

The tragic death of Indigenous teen Tina Fontaine has renewed the call for justice for missing and murdered Aboriginal women. Highly recommend reading Sarah ... [ more ]

The tragic death of Indigenous teen Tina Fontaine has renewed the call for justice ... [ more ]

The tragic death of Indigenous teen Tina Fontaine has renewed the call for justice for missing and murdered Aboriginal ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Aug. 19, 2014

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root has a great round-up of articles and tweets that get to ... [ more ]

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root ... [ more ]

A lot of us can’t stop thinking about the ongoing injustice in Ferguson. The Root has a great round-up of articles ... [ more ]

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The Most Powerful Lines in The Giver are Four Words Long

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," but it has some powerful ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," ... [ more ]

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Train to “Smile, Bitch” to Humor Street Harassers!

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on the street never have to ... [ more ]

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to ... [ more ]

Stand-up comedian Janelle James’ new video advertises training to help ladies to learn to smile non-stop so guys on ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Aug. 12, 2014

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the unfortunate, victim-blaming AP coverage; the optimism generated by the verdict. Colorlines’ ... [ more ]

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the ... [ more ]

Justice for Renisha McBride. Anita Little writes at Ms. about Theodore Wafer’s guilty verdict; the unfortunate, victim-blaming AP coverage; the optimism ... [ more ]