Topic: violence against women


This December 6th, I Remember, And I Am Angry

by Jarrah Hodge Each year I write a message on December 6th, the National Day of Action and Remembrance on Violence Against Women. Today ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Each year I write a message on December 6th, the National ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Each year I write a message on December 6th, the National Day of Action and Remembrance ... [ more ]

My Friend is Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence, How Can I Help?

This post is a Battered Women’s Support Services publication, originally posted at the Ending Violence blog. Cross-posted with permission. When our friend, family member, ... [ more ]

This post is a Battered Women’s Support Services publication, originally posted at the Ending ... [ more ]

This post is a Battered Women’s Support Services publication, originally posted at the Ending Violence blog. Cross-posted with permission. ... [ more ]

Photo of a woman's hands.

“Strong Women” Can Still Experience Violence

by Lyndsay Kirkham Trigger warning for discussion of intimate partner violence. Perched on the bathtub’s porcelain edge, cradling the phone in my hand I ... [ more ]

by Lyndsay Kirkham Trigger warning for discussion of intimate partner violence. Perched on the ... [ more ]

by Lyndsay Kirkham Trigger warning for discussion of intimate partner violence. Perched on the bathtub’s porcelain edge, cradling the ... [ more ]

Jarrah Hodge at the Women's Forum 2013 podium

The News Media’s Troubled Relationship with Canadian Women

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s Forum des Femmes in Ottawa on Tuesday. I was part ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s Forum des Femmes in Ottawa ... [ more ]

My Reality: I Was Blamed for My Assault

by Leanore Gough Trigger warning: discussion of sexual assault, victim-blaming When I was 16 I worked part-time at a drug store. There I met ... [ more ]

by Leanore Gough Trigger warning: discussion of sexual assault, victim-blaming When I was 16 ... [ more ]

by Leanore Gough Trigger warning: discussion of sexual assault, victim-blaming When I was 16 I worked part-time at a ... [ more ]

Chris Brown and the Culture of Misinformation about Sexual Assault of Men and Boys

by Arwen McKechnie Trigger Warning: discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, victim-blaming. I’m going to start this with a disclaimer – I don’t like ... [ more ]

by Arwen McKechnie Trigger Warning: discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, victim-blaming. I’m going ... [ more ]

by Arwen McKechnie Trigger Warning: discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, victim-blaming. I’m going to start this with a ... [ more ]