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Dealing with the criminal justice system as a victim of sexual assault can be frustrating and even traumatizing. You don’t need to go through it alone.

By Sophia Hladik
November 29, 2021

All Asian women suffer the repercussions of racist and misogynistic stereotyping of Asian women.

By Dahye
March 27, 2021

In today’s world, in the pornographer’s empire, women as an oppressed class are left to choose from: being a prude, which is equated with refusing pornography OR being a “sexually liberated” woman who owns her sexuality by accepting the imagined, misogynistic portrayal of the female sexuality (if you could even call it that).

By Da Hye Son
December 31, 2020

Survivors often struggle to have their experiences acknowledged or even heard; often, they can find themselves shunned by family, friends, communities and society.

By Anonymous
November 6, 2020

We believe myths around body hair, that is has a practical or medical value to wax or shave. We are told that our body hair is disgusting, dirty, unsanitary. You’ve probably heard women say that it is better not to have pubic hair for good hygiene. This truth is actually the opposite: pubic hair has many purposes for your health.

By Florence Bouchard Lepage
September 18, 2020

Wear clothes that reveal your body, even if it is -30° out. It is more important to be seen as sexy than to be warm.

By Laurel McBride
July 15, 2020

With a Guaranteed Livable Income, women would not have to be economically dependent on men. It would increase women’s ability to resist exploitation and abuse from bosses, co-workers, landlords, pimps, and battering husbands.

By Dani Plumari
July 4, 2020

We object to legalizing regimes, at its core, prostitution is a social institution that undermines women’s freedom and bodily autonomy.

By Laurel
June 12, 2020

During my weekly night at the house, I spend time with our residents, help out with chores and play with children. As I support them in their transition to a life without violence, we share with each other what we know of male violence against women as I see them in their resistance part of the women’s liberation movement.

By Florence Bouchard Lepage
May 12, 2020
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