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On JK Rowling and “Transphobia”

I write in response to this article by Sarah Wallace published in today’s Toronto Star (Sunday July 12th https://www.thestar.com/opinion/contributors/2020/07/12/no-excuse-for-jk-rowlings-trans-phobia.html). I understand that opinion pieces are not held to the same journalistic standards as pieces that report on the news but … Continue reading

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Actions for Women in Prison

Strength in SISterhood’s letter and postcard writing templates: Link to Steps Document here Link to Template MP letter here Link to Postcard Side 1 image (all the prisons for women across Canada pictured) here Postcard Side 2 image here Strength … Continue reading

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Press Release from Feminist Coalition Féministe (FCF)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feminist Coalition Féministe (FCF) Statement on Mass Killing in Nova Scotia Immediately following the mass murders in Nova Scotia our membership joined with feminists throughout Canada who quickly identified this as a situation that had tell-tale signs of … Continue reading

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Open Letter to NDP MP Niki Ashton re: Morgane Oger’s Bid for the NDP Nomination Vancouver-Centre

We are dismayed to learn that you are publicly supporting the candidacy of Morgane Oger for nomination to become the NDP candidate for Vancouver-Centre. In 2018, NDP leader Jagmeet Singh reiterated the party’s long-standing commitment to addressing the social, political … Continue reading

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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

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