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Would you flash a stranger?

Would you flash a stranger? Sending unsolicited dick pics is the same thing as flashing. It's just as gross and violating. Women are tired of receiving dick unsolicited peaks, to be hailed in the street like we are nothing but prey, to be constantly told that our existence is only to satisfy the eyes of... Continue Reading →

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Gendered violence

Gendered violence is an issue in Canada. Did you know that in Canada a women or an underage girl is killed every 2 days? 148 women and girls have been killed in 2018 in Canada, the equivalent of one victim every two and a half days, according to a study by the Canadian Femicide Observatory... Continue Reading →

Armpit hair

Why does the mere act of seeing armpit hair of a woman cause so much adversity and disdain in many males? Have you ever seen raucous hordes of ladies lashing out at a man because he showed his bushy armpits on television or on social media? Why this selective indignation at the exhibition of a... Continue Reading →

Most religions don’t support women

Most religions don't support women. Christianity has many issues it needs to resolve around patriarchy. Every denials of education, every refusal of advantages to women may be traced to the dogma of original sin, which first began to spread its baleful influence with the rise of power of the priesthood and the corruption of the... Continue Reading →

Women’s rights aren’t secondary

Women's rights aren't secondary. They are human rights. Women’s rights and needs cannot be an afterthought the instant there is an emergency. They have as much rights as men to food, shelter and safety. A lot of very chauvinistic individuals out there that we are not allowed to criticize. Walking on eggshells ain't gonna change... Continue Reading →

Is your driving monster sexist?

Is your driving monster sexist? First, let me explain why I refer to the anger we feel behind the wheel has the driving monster. Many years ago, when my daughter was very young, she used to refer to anger behind the wheel as the driving monster. I liked the term and kept using it. Living... Continue Reading →

Hopes for the future

My daughter shared a story with me, which I am now sharing with you. It is the kind of stories we don’t hear enough about. The kind that gives us hopes for the future. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. She was in class waiting for the substitute teacher to arrive.... Continue Reading →

Men with Good Intentions

Sometimes men with good intentions will end up saying things that are sexist or patronizing to women without meaning to. Benevolent sexism is a less obvious form of sexism. At first, it kind of seems like a compliment, even though it's rooted in men's feelings of superiority. You're not like other women Most of us... Continue Reading →

It starts as early as birth

It starts as early as birth with all pink toys (dolls, kitchen toys, etc.) for girls and colourful action toys for boys. Everything from medicine to the entertainment is researched and created with men in mind. Lack of representation and good female leads. It continues in Kindergarten when dress codes are used to put the... Continue Reading →

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