Jarrah Hodge


Jarrah Hodge is the founder and editor of gender-focus.com. She has also written for the Huffington Post, Bitch Magazine Blogs, the Vancouver Observer and About-Face. Jarrah has B.A. in Women’s Studies and Sociology from UBC. She’s a fan of politics, Star Trek, musical theatre, and brunch.

People V. Rorschach

Many of you may have heard about the recent uproar created when Canadian Dr. James Heilman posted the 10 original Rorschach inkblot plates to ... [ more ]

Many of you may have heard about the recent uproar created when Canadian Dr. ... [ more ]

Many of you may have heard about the recent uproar created when Canadian Dr. James Heilman posted the 10 ... [ more ]

Pride Parade 2009 Photo Blog

I love the Vancouver Pride Parade. It combines the costuming of Halloween, the open love of Valentine’s Day, the sun of Canada Day, the ... [ more ]

I love the Vancouver Pride Parade. It combines the costuming of Halloween, the open ... [ more ]

I love the Vancouver Pride Parade. It combines the costuming of Halloween, the open love of Valentine’s Day, the ... [ more ]

Why We Can’t Afford to Abandon Libraries

Gordon Campbell vowed that he'd make BC the most literate jurisdiction in North America by 2015. That will be a lot harder if libraries ... [ more ]

Gordon Campbell vowed that he'd make BC the most literate jurisdiction in North America ... [ more ]

Gordon Campbell vowed that he'd make BC the most literate jurisdiction in North America by 2015. That will be ... [ more ]

Jobs I Wish Had Shown up on a Career Test

I was thinking today about how the career planning instructor used to tell us we should start out by dreaming big and thinking outside ... [ more ]

I was thinking today about how the career planning instructor used to tell us ... [ more ]

I was thinking today about how the career planning instructor used to tell us we should start out by ... [ more ]

You’re Poor, Now Whose Fault is That?

Second, the "think-yourself-happy-happy-happy gurus" like Canfield promote a worldview that legitimates blaming those who are poor, downtrodden, and discriminated against for their situation. This ... [ more ]

Second, the "think-yourself-happy-happy-happy gurus" like Canfield promote a worldview that legitimates blaming those who ... [ more ]

Second, the "think-yourself-happy-happy-happy gurus" like Canfield promote a worldview that legitimates blaming those who are poor, downtrodden, and discriminated ... [ more ]

Taxidermist or Dictionary Editor?

We need to show that we "fit" the career we're looking at, as well as proving there is a need for workers in that ... [ more ]

We need to show that we "fit" the career we're looking at, as well ... [ more ]

We need to show that we "fit" the career we're looking at, as well as proving there is a ... [ more ]