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Samuel Engelking

Smash the patriarchy with beer, music and feminism more

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Samuel Engelking

Thousands gathered downtown on March 3 for Toronto’s 40th annual International Women’s Day march more

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Samuel Engelking

Thousands of women and allies marked the anniversary of the Women's March on Washington at a local protest on January 20 more

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Tanja-Tiziana

Last year, the protest was a reaction to Trump. This year, the reasons for marching are local more

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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

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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

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There's growing support behind banning anti-choice protestors in public spaces, but there's a deeper discussion to be had more

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Tanja-Tiziana

The new Toronto publication looks at news through an intersectional feminist lens more

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

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Giorgio Lee

The challenges facing our species have never been more urgent, and it's female instinctual traits favouring co-operation over competition that are more conducive to meeting them more

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Michelle da Silva

For International Women’s Day, community members gathered to discuss the next steps of feminist activism more

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Tanja-Tiziana

We need events that celebrate women and marginalized communities more than ever more

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Stories written by and for refugee and immigrant women help open a discussion on sexual harassment, assault and rape more

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

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Girls Rock Camp Toronto

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

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Celebrate with the women behind the gutsy online magazine at this Friday fundraiser more

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Ben Spurr

It's the Crown's job to educate the judge, and they failed in the Ghomeshi case. Time to mobilize like we did 50 years ago to train people in power to believe women. more

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Rebecca Tisdelle

In case you needed a reminder that there’s still so much work to do in the fight against oppression more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Jennifer Rowsom

Raise a fist in solidarity to all the self-identifying women out there at one of these events more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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For women, acting "normal" often means playing nice, accepting the blame and otherwise protecting men – a cultural practice so well established that it might be in our DNA. more

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