It seems that, in the context of sexual assault, the word “unfounded” means very different things to different people. Robyn Doolittle’s unprecedented series in The Globe and Mail earlier this year brought the word into the forefront of many people’s Continue reading The language game of sexual assault
When I was in my last year of high school, I had never heard the word feminist and I knew nothing of the women’s movement. However, I did have a strong, if largely un-nuanced, sense of right and wrong, and Continue reading Where are all the girls?
Winston Blackmore has more than 24 wives and has fathered more than 145 children. There is nothing about the man that makes me want to know him or to think he has any regard whatsoever for women’s equality or well-being. Continue reading What to do about polygamy?
Krista Shore’s mother, Barbara Stonechild, was murdered in Regina in 1996. Ms Shore was present at July’s national meeting of the Assembly of First Nations, where the National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) came under Continue reading “It’s the truth that’s going to help us move forward.”