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Vancouver International Women in Film Festival Preview

Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately there are festivals/events that support ... [ more ]

Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the ... [ more ]

Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately ... [ more ]

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Ignore the Pearl-Clutching Conservatives; Ontario Kids Need a New Sex-Ed Curriculum

The last time the Ontario Ministry of Education changed the sex education curriculum, that no one had an email address and Pluto was still ... [ more ]

The last time the Ontario Ministry of Education changed the sex education curriculum, that ... [ more ]

The last time the Ontario Ministry of Education changed the sex education curriculum, that no one had an email ... [ more ]

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Civil Rights Pioneer Minnijean Brown Trickey to Share Her Story in Vancouver

The West Coast Legal Education and Action Fund (West Coast LEAF)’s annual Equality Breakfast is coming up on Tuesday, March 3 in Vancouver. It’s ... [ more ]

The West Coast Legal Education and Action Fund (West Coast LEAF)’s annual Equality Breakfast ... [ more ]

The West Coast Legal Education and Action Fund (West Coast LEAF)’s annual Equality Breakfast is coming up on Tuesday, ... [ more ]

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Let Me Tell You About the Free Public Speaking Program for Toronto Feminists

In Ontario, young women were banned from participating in some prominent high school debate leagues until well into the 1970s. Depriving young women of ... [ more ]

In Ontario, young women were banned from participating in some prominent high school debate ... [ more ]

In Ontario, young women were banned from participating in some prominent high school debate leagues until well into the ... [ more ]

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10 Unsung, Real-World Women to Look Up To

This series is a collection of women from diverse backgrounds and occupations – mothers, students, doctors, professors, scientists, carpenters, journalists and activists – who’ve ... [ more ]

This series is a collection of women from diverse backgrounds and occupations – mothers, ... [ more ]

This series is a collection of women from diverse backgrounds and occupations – mothers, students, doctors, professors, scientists, carpenters, ... [ more ]

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Harper’s Apathy About Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Should Be On Our Radar

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime Minister of the better part of a decade, Stephen Harper, ... [ more ]

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime ... [ more ]

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime Minister of the better part ... [ more ]