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Know Your Power – 2015 Year-End Recap

2015 was a power-packed year, driven by momentum, collaboration, and exploration. We engaged in a strategic visioning process, launched our #HarassStats report about gendered harassment on Twitter, expanded our chapters to Montreal, the Bay Area, Toronto, and Seattle, and more. …

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Apologize to Brittany Burke and Institute New Standards for Sexual Assault Coverage

Join us in calling on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to issue a public apology to Brittany Burke for naming her as the victim of sexual assault without her consent. This act of insensitive and irresponsible journalism not only resulted in the …

#Fem20 Recap: Envisioning the Future of Gender Equality

Co-producers Jamia Wilson, WAM Marianne Schnall Feminist.com, and Lindsey Taylor Wood, LTW We are still blown away by how dynamic and illuminating our speakers and performers were at the ‪#‎fem20‬ event WAM! co-produced with our partners LTW and Feminist.com on …

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WAM!er Jessica Gaulin on Online Abuse

CBC News asked founding WAM! Montreal member Jessica Gaulin to comment on the online harassment faced by women in the wake of the debate sparked by Australian columnist Clementine Ford. Ms. Ford is currently the target of an online backlash …

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