How A Victim Should Be

How A Victim Should Be

Our culture expects a lot of sexual assault victims.

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The trouble with ‘chick lit’

The trouble with ‘chick lit’

The term is dismissive, it’s other-ing, and it’s time we stop using it.

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This is —30—

This is —30—

A short memoir of a retired music writer, musing on fandom, feminism and identity.

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We Really Should All Be Feminists — So Why Aren’t We?

We Really Should All Be Feminists — So Why Aren’t We?

Sweden is putting Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s landmark TEDx Talk-turned-essay We Should All Be Feminists into the hands of every 16-year-old. Canada should consider doing the same for women aged 35-45.

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Interacting With Women In Public: A Handy Tip Sheet For Men!

Interacting With Women In Public: A Handy Tip Sheet For Men!

Because sometimes it’s hard being a decent human being.

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On voter cards for transgender Canadians, and why it matters that they’re correct

As Canadians head to the polls today, some thoughts on how Elections Canada’s data-gathering process might be hurting trans folks.

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Men: still telling women to smile

Men: still telling women to smile

Ugh, go away.

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On BBHMM, and the problem with ‘is it feminist?’

On BBHMM, and the problem with ‘is it feminist?’

RiRi’s controversial new video has been the subject of much hot-takery. But IS IT FEMINIST? is not the question we should be asking.

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It Happened To Me: I Found Love Despite Regularly Wearing “Trends Men Hate”

It Happened To Me: I Found Love Despite Regularly Wearing “Trends Men Hate”

Staunchly dowdy patient refuses to be attractive, therapist takes it very personally.

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Good Dad, Bad Mom?

Good Dad, Bad Mom?

They both had their children in their laps, but the treatment of Juno-nominated musician Sarah Blackwood stands in sharp contrast to the treatment of NBA star Stephen Curry.

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