Topic: violence against women


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 ]

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 ]

My Reality: My Rapist Was a Feminist

by Lola Davidson Trigger Warning: Rape, Mental Abuse When I first met my rapist, I was 18 years old, I was independent, I believed ... [ more ]

by Lola Davidson Trigger Warning: Rape, Mental Abuse When I first met my rapist, ... [ more ]

by Lola Davidson Trigger Warning: Rape, Mental Abuse When I first met my rapist, I was 18 years old, ... [ more ]

Global Lessons from the UN Study on Violence Against Women in Asia

by Jarrah Hodge A new study on violence against women in Southeast Asian countries, by UN Joint Programme Partners for Prevention, is making headlines ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge A new study on violence against women in Southeast Asian countries, ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge A new study on violence against women in Southeast Asian countries, by UN Joint Programme Partners ... [ more ]

Letter to the Province on Unhelpful Sex Offender Warnings

by Victoria Redlon Dear Editor of the Province newspaper, Every few months your newspaper publishes an RCMP warning regarding the release of a sex ... [ more ]

by Victoria Redlon Dear Editor of the Province newspaper, Every few months your newspaper ... [ more ]

by Victoria Redlon Dear Editor of the Province newspaper, Every few months your newspaper publishes an RCMP warning regarding ... [ more ]