Feminism


Femifesto infographic spoofing Ottawa police safety tips

How Not to Get Raped: The Smart Way

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety messaging released by the police, and the mainstream media's response ... [ more ]

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety ... [ more ]

On July 14 there were two sexual assaults reported to Ottawa police. The safety messaging released by the police, ... [ more ]

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Training for Activists on Building Conscious Use of Power

Three years ago Hawa Y. Mire got involved with The Inner Activist, “a leadership program for change makers,” offering retreat-style programs on Gabriola Island, ... [ more ]

Three years ago Hawa Y. Mire got involved with The Inner Activist, “a leadership ... [ more ]

Three years ago Hawa Y. Mire got involved with The Inner Activist, “a leadership program for change makers,” offering ... [ more ]

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West Coast LEAF Recommendations Tackle Cyber Misogyny

This week a 16-year-old girl named Jada in Houston, Texas, ended up speaking to a local news outlet after she was sexually assaulted at a party and ... [ more ]

This week a 16-year-old girl named Jada in Houston, Texas, ended up speaking to a ... [ more ]

This week a 16-year-old girl named Jada in Houston, Texas, ended up speaking to a local news outlet after she was ... [ more ]

promotional photo for octodad, showing octodad in his suit with his wife and two kids

Octodad: Dadliest Catch: Fun to Play and Refreshingly Feminist

It’s officially summer, and for me that means staying indoors to avoid sweat and sunburn. I treated myself to some video games at the ... [ more ]

It’s officially summer, and for me that means staying indoors to avoid sweat and ... [ more ]

It’s officially summer, and for me that means staying indoors to avoid sweat and sunburn. I treated myself to ... [ more ]

Megan Follows as Anne of Green Gables, copyright Sullivan Entertainment

Anne of Green Gables: Excellent Children’s Programming

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than one person has pointed out many programs from that period–with their talking golden ... [ more ]

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than ... [ more ]

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than one person has pointed out many programs ... [ more ]

Top of poster for 1951 movie A Streetcar Named Desire, showing Marlon Brando in a violent embrace with Vivien Leigh

Terry Richardson and #AbuserDynamics

Content Warning: This post features graphic descriptions of sexual violence. In my first year of university, I took an introductory theatre course. Having recently ... [ more ]

Content Warning: This post features graphic descriptions of sexual violence. In my first year ... [ more ]

Content Warning: This post features graphic descriptions of sexual violence. In my first year of university, I took an ... [ more ]