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Round-Up: Mar. 24, 2015

Ontario NDP MPP Cheri DiNovo has tabled a private member’s bill to ban conversion therapy for LGBT people in Ontario, and the discussion is ... [ more ]

Ontario NDP MPP Cheri DiNovo has tabled a private member’s bill to ban conversion therapy for LGBT people in Ontario, and the discussion is prompting Toronto’s Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH) to review ... [ more ]

Ontario NDP MPP Cheri DiNovo has tabled a private member’s bill to ban conversion therapy for LGBT people in Ontario, and the discussion is prompting Toronto’s Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH) to review how it’s treating trans youth (Metro). Cindy Gladue was a 34-year-old aboriginal mother and sex ... [ more ]

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What Could Have Broken The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt?

Kimmy can be called “unbreakable” because a cult leader attempted to break her, by locking her and three other women in an underground bunker ... [ more ]

Kimmy can be called “unbreakable” because a cult leader attempted to break her, by locking her and three other ... [ more ]

Kimmy can be called “unbreakable” because a cult leader attempted to break her, by locking her and three other women in an underground bunker in Indiana for 15 years.  [ more ]

Kimmy can be called “unbreakable” because a cult leader attempted to break her, by locking her and three other women in an underground bunker in Indiana for 15 years.  [ more ]

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Schoolgirls Don’t Need Boys To Tell Them What’s Pretty

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the effects of a toxic culture ... [ more ]

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the ... [ more ]

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the effects of a toxic culture that destroys girls’ self-esteem. I try to model healthy self-concept and body positivity. I have ... [ more ]

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the effects of a toxic culture that destroys girls’ self-esteem. I try to model healthy self-concept and body positivity. I have never been on a diet or talked about dieting, other ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: Mar. 17, 2015

Turns out the gender wage gap starts a lot earlier than you’d think. Girls are doing more chores than boys, and getting paid less ... [ more ]

Turns out the gender wage gap starts a lot earlier than you’d think. Girls ... [ more ]

Turns out the gender wage gap starts a lot earlier than you’d think. Girls are doing more chores than ... [ more ]

Zaynab Khadr on a Hudson's Bay blanket on Parliament Hill, wearing a niqab

#dresscodePM and Why We Should All Support Women Who Choose to Wear the Niqab

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State needs to do is step ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State ... [ more ]

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Was Terry Pratchett a Feminist?

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the very real strength and value ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the ... [ more ]