My Reality


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I was an imperfect victim in an imperfect system

I know what it's like to be treated as a liar for telling the best truth you can about being sexually assaulted. [ more ]

I know what it's like to be treated as a liar for telling the ... [ more ]

I know what it's like to be treated as a liar for telling the best truth you can about ... [ more ]

ghomeshi

My Reality: At the Intersection of Race and Gender Watching the Ghomeshi Trial

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized him because racism in this ... [ more ]

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the ... [ more ]

I know that Jian never became a CBC host to give hope to the Iranian diaspora; we only idolized ... [ more ]

Old copy of the Book of Mormon open to title page

The Mormon Church Has Out-Mormoned Itself

I left the Mormon church in 2005. I unapologetically refer to it as a cult, and not a single Sunday goes by that I ... [ more ]

I left the Mormon church in 2005. I unapologetically refer to it as a ... [ more ]

I left the Mormon church in 2005. I unapologetically refer to it as a cult, and not a single ... [ more ]

Photo of Pope Francis in white vestments from March 2013

Pope Francis is Not Enough to Heal the Damage

Nothing Pope Francis does or says in his tenure as Pope is likely to repair the damage of my Catholic upbringing. [ more ]

Nothing Pope Francis does or says in his tenure as Pope is likely to ... [ more ]

Nothing Pope Francis does or says in his tenure as Pope is likely to repair the damage of my ... [ more ]

forevertelaviv

We Need to Do a Better Job Talking About Consent in the Queer Community

We spend so much time and energy trying to convince the straight world that we have things figured out – so when I criticize ... [ more ]

We spend so much time and energy trying to convince the straight world that ... [ more ]

We spend so much time and energy trying to convince the straight world that we have things figured out ... [ more ]

Princess Leia

Princess Leia: My First Feminist Role Model

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of waiting in a castle somewhere doing needlepoint, she spied for ... [ more ]

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of ... [ more ]

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of waiting in a castle somewhere ... [ more ]