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Michelle da Silva

The rally and march created a safe space for survivors of sexual violence to stand and be heard more

Dec 4, 2017 4:57 PM News 1 Comments

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National group Our Turn wants to galvanize grassroots activism with a report card that grades universities on sexual violence policies more

Nov 14, 2017 1:05 PM Education


Samuel Engelking

Toronto activists sound off on what’s next in the fight against sexual violence – and why real change must involve men and happen offline more

Nov 8, 2017 9:48 PM News 2 Comments


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SafeTTC and #ThisIsWhere campaign sheds light on harassment on the TTC, but are they doing enough? more

Sep 20, 2017 5:06 PM News 3 Comments

For all the research, listening and reading I’ve done on the issue of sexual assault, this unrelenting memoir made me realize I still haven’t grasped the impact of abuse more

Jul 24, 2017 1:58 PM Books 1 Comments

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Ethan Eisenberg

Canadian Council of Muslim Women campaign aims to challenge male-dominated interpretation of Islamic scripture more

May 17, 2017 5:12 PM News 1 Comments

Armed Force's new diversity strategy is "lipstick on a pig," says lead plaintiff Nicola Peffers more

Apr 27, 2017 3:19 PM News 1 Comments

The performance artist best known for protesting campus sexual violence says the way to healing is to “feel more” more

Mar 13, 2017 4:22 PM Art 14 Comments



If rallying against a Donald Trump presidency isn’t enough of a reason, here are 10 more more

Jan 12, 2017 5:15 PM News 10 Comments

On The Table, a series of coasters designed by Toronto artists, aims to incite discussion on alcohol-related sexual violence more

Jan 11, 2017 12:15 PM Art

"There's a demand for respectability if you're a survivor of sex assault – you can't say you're doing porn or sex work or be a very sexual person." more

Jan 4, 2017 5:00 PM Love Your Body 2 Comments

Mandi Gray

Michael Watier

Gray, co-founder of, challenged campuses across Canada to review and develop their sexual assault policies more

Dec 13, 2016 11:48 AM News 23 Comments

Deepa Mehta's take on the 2012 gang rape of a woman on a Delhi bus examines how class, poverty and patriarchal values breed violent misogyny more

Nov 23, 2016 3:15 PM Reviews

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Paul Salvatori

Sixty-five-storey monument to Republican nominee’s masculinity becomes lightning rod for rage against rape culture more

Oct 20, 2016 6:00 AM News 1 Comments


Girls Rock Camp Toronto

Girls Rock Camp celebrates five years; plus, International Day of the Girl and more more

Oct 11, 2016 2:48 PM News

Star investigative reporter Kevin Donovan's reprise of the scandal that started a national conversation about violence against women leaves you hanging more

Oct 5, 2016 8:48 PM News 11 Comments


Michelle da Silva

The pop-up art gallery addressing sexual violence makes a stop in Toronto this week more

Sep 14, 2016 12:09 PM News 1 Comments

Newstalk 1010 radio host Jerry Agar retweets "joke" about watching Trudeau, Notley and Wynne drown more

Sep 6, 2016 9:14 AM News 7 Comments


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Kathryn Borel did what police, lawyers, Crown attorneys and judges ­refused to do: she held Jian Ghomeshi publicly accountable. Now let’s take our resistance in more creative directions more

May 18, 2016 6:30 PM News 27 Comments



"We have the power. We have the rage." more

Mar 27, 2016 10:37 AM , News 28 Comments

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