sarah ratchford VICE
Here’s How Ontario’s New Free Legal Advice For Sexual Assault Survivors Will Work
Survivors can now apply for up to four hours of legal advice covered by the province in order to figure out the best course of action post-assault.
This Is Why Black Lives Matter Toronto Is Demanding a Public Meeting with Police
It took two weeks of protesting for BLMTO to get a response from the government. Here's why they believe that wasn't good enough.
I’m Not ‘Credible’ but It Doesn’t Mean I Wasn’t Raped
Why I didn't behave like I was expected to or report my assault to police.
Why Are Quebec’s Elected Women Officials Avoiding the Feminist Label?
Both the current and former ministers for women issues in Quebec say they are not feminists.
How the System Can Better Respond To Sexual Assault Trials
The Ghomeshi trial made women feel like it was the complainants—and not Ghomeshi—who were charged with crimes. If the system isn't here for survivors of sexual assault, what can be done to fix it?
Canada’s First Twitter Harassment Trial Sets a Scary Precedent for Women
The Canadian justice system shows once again it is not ready for dealing with the online world.
Why Ghosting Each Other Is So Bad for Young People
Why is dating so hard? Maybe it's because we're bad at communicating.
Behind the Scenes of Tori Black’s Virtual Reality Porn Debut
We explore the ethics of having sex with a photorealistic avatar of one of the biggest porn stars in the world.
The Year in Sex: Sluts Against Harper, Inspirational Threesomes, and the Future of VR Porn
Not to mention some amazing advancements in penis-enlargement technology. Hurray!
Justin Trudeau’s Throne Speech Makes No Mention of Reforming Unsafe Sex Work Laws
While the government claims it will launch an inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and work on policies to curb violence against women, not a word was said about the laws putting sex workers in danger.
Is Western Yoga Cultural Appropriation? Obviously, but That Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Practice It
We spoke to yogis of colour about the University of Ottawa yoga controversy and how to enjoy yoga and not be a shitty person.
Sorry, Rihanna Doesn’t Have Her Own Weed Line Hitting the Market
Stoners worldwide are weeping bitter tears as they learn MaRihanna was all a beautiful lie.