Harrassment

3.14.18

Hill staff don’t trust the NDP union to address harassment complaints

The union is currently the only way for NDP staff on Parliament Hill to lodge complaints

2.9.18

NDP leadership knew of sexual harassment complaints against former MP Peter Stoffer

"Everybody knows that I’m a hugger and a touchy person," says Stoffer in apology

10.19.17

Just For Laughs Founder Resigns Amidst Sexual Assault Allegations

Nine women say he either sexually assaulted or harassed them.

5.30.17

I Wish All Harassment Cases Were Taken As Seriously as the Trudeaus’ Were

Last week, two people were arrested for threatening Justin Trudeau and Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau. This is not the norm for most women on the internet.

4.29.17

The Legacy of Feminist Frequency's Tropes vs Women Series

When Anita Sarkeesian asked for $6,000 in 2012, she couldn't have predicted what would happen in the years to come.

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3.2.17

Why I Tracked My Trolls Across the Planet to Shame Them

We get to choose the kind of world we live in. Sometimes that means calling up the parents of teens spewing hate on the internet.

2.28.17

Couple sentenced to combined 19 years in prison over Confederate flags, threats, and slurs at black child's party

Jose Torres, 26, will serve 13 years in prison, and Kayla Norton, 25, will serve six.

2.27.17

A state-by-state look at trans student rights

The fight for transgender rights — playing out in bathrooms and locker rooms across the country — shows no sign of abating anytime soon.

9.20.16

Here's How Clubs Can Help Reduce Sexual Assault and Harassment

From better security training to bystander intervention, six tips for making venues safer for everybody.

8.31.16

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, From the Club

Is it impossible for a woman to ever truly feel safe when walking home alone from a party?

7.20.16

Milo Yiannopoulos’s Twitter Ban Highlights Gamergate’s Ongoing Struggle for Direction

Contrary to the now-banned @Nero's self-serving intentions, video gaming isn't falling apart, but enjoying a period of renewal.

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