Topic: violence against women


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No, She Didn’t Deserve It. Yes, She Deserves Our Help to Lead a Violence-Free Life

2014 was the deadliest year of domestic violence in British Columbia in the last half decade, with at least 14 women murdered as a ... [ more ]

2014 was the deadliest year of domestic violence in British Columbia in the last ... [ more ]

2014 was the deadliest year of domestic violence in British Columbia in the last half decade, with at least ... [ 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 ]

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Peter MacKay Needs a Remedial Lesson in Women’s Studies

Peter MacKay’s comments on the Montreal Massacre in the House on Tuesday weren’t just face-palm inducing. They were deeply ignorant and offensive, and they ... [ more ]

Peter MacKay’s comments on the Montreal Massacre in the House on Tuesday weren’t just ... [ more ]

Peter MacKay’s comments on the Montreal Massacre in the House on Tuesday weren’t just face-palm inducing. They were deeply ... [ more ]

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On December 6, Things to Read and Watch, Thoughts to Ponder, Actions to Take

We remember 14 women who were gunned down on this day 25 years ago in Montreal, simply because they were women participating in a ... [ more ]

We remember 14 women who were gunned down on this day 25 years ago ... [ more ]

We remember 14 women who were gunned down on this day 25 years ago in Montreal, simply because they ... [ more ]

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Speak Out, Because Violence Against Women is #NOTokay

In honour of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, which kicks off today, and our National Day of Remembrance and Action on ... [ more ]

In honour of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, which kicks off ... [ more ]

In honour of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, which kicks off today, and our National Day ... [ more ]

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My Roommate Ordered Someone to Rape Me When I Was a Student at Queen’s

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order to be heard. I complained to my university 10 years ... [ more ]

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order ... [ more ]

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order to be heard. I complained ... [ more ]