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Journalists Covering Local Elections Provided with Tips on Avoiding Sexist Political Coverage

Click here for the .pdf version of release and tip sheet for journalists.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Vancouver, October 16 2014

With municipal and regional district elections less than one month away, citizens are urging ...
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Spoken Word Poetry Workshop with Jenna Tenn-Yuk

Jenna Tenn-Yuk will lead this creative and hands-on spoken word poetry workshop, exploring the complexities of identity, spirituality and sexuality. Participants will have the opportunity to write, reflect and share their experiences out loud. They will also have the space to discuss issues they see among and between LGBTQ, Christian and feminist communities. The purpose of the workshop
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WAM! Van Collects Feedback to Improve Media Coverage of Sexual Assaults

Last fall, two different universities on opposite sides of the country made headlines by holding pro-rape chants during orientation week. Though the chants clearly condoned sexual assault by referencing “underage” girls and “no