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– “Que vous le vouliez ou non, le pole dancing perpétue le sexisme” —

Que vous le vouliez ou non, le pole dancing perpétue le sexisme MEGHAN MURPHY, le 18 septembre 2016 sur FEMINIST CURRENT (Photo promotionnelle de l’entreprise Doll House Pole Fitness) Depuis lundi, le personnel de la maison canadienne d’hébergement pour femmes … Continue reading

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Solidarity with #LAWC

CANADIAN FEMINIST NETWORK Ottawa, Ontario *TO: Megan Walker, ED London Abused Women’s Centre, The Board of Directors London Abused Women’s Centre, Staff and Clients London Abused Women Centre Women in Canada and around the world look to the London Abused … Continue reading

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Conflict Violence in Congo and Violence Against Women

Earlier I posted a link in my Facebook group to an article about violence against women in the conflict in Congo. Someone objected, quite understandably, to the graphic violence depicted in the accompanying photo. I don’t know how we can … Continue reading

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– Open Letter to Amnesty International by survivors of CAFES: “We have believed in your will to make this world a better, fairer world.”

Open Letter to Amnesty International By the survivors of the Help Collective for Sexually Exploited Women (Collectif d’Aide aux Femmes Exploitées Sexuellement – CAFES) of QUÉBEC “We have believed in your will to make this world a better, fairer world,…

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Open Letter to Midwives Alliance of North America

A coalition of courageous midwives has posted and sent an open letter to the Midwives Alliance of North America regarding its policies erasing the sex of the human beings who get pregnant and give birth to babies – that would be … Continue reading

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Pornography and Humiliation

Originally posted on Radfem Repost:
By Rebecca Whisnant On the cover of a porn DVD, a young white woman clad only in skimpy underpants kneels and smiles coyly over her shoulder at the camera. Her name is Jamie, we’re told.…

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What is the PAR-L Listserv For?

Online communities are relatively new things and we don’t understand them well. But I understand this listserv to be about a few basic things* – a place to share information and news of interest to feminists and their allies; a … Continue reading

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