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Rape Crisis Workers Take Action to Respond to Stanley Park Beating

Rape Crisis workers from Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter were in Stanley Park to leaflet and talk to women in resp ...

Fighting Back Against Rape

More than 100 women took to the streets of Kerrisdale yesterday in defiance of a man prowling their neighbourhood. ...

Calling All Men!! Film Screening and Volunteer Opportunites for Men

Event Date: 
Monday, January 30, 2012 - 19:00 - 20:30
Location: 
Waves Coffee Shop 900 Howe Street (Corner of Smithe)
Calling All Men! Please join Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter for a film screening of Macho -  A film by Lucinda Broadbent| Scotland/Nicaragua, 2000, 26 minutes, Color, DVD, Subtitled ...

RCMP Sued for Man's Shooting Rampage

Heather Sokoloff, National Post, March 3, 2001   ...

Highlights from CLES’ research on prostitution

In 2014, la CLES (Concertation des luttes contre l’exploitation sexuelle) conducted a ...

A call to uphold Canada's Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act (PCEPA)

Feminists recognize the system of prostitution as violence against women and as an expression and reinforcement of women’s inequality. ...

Women Cautioned About Rape Drug

But focus should be on men, activist says by Heather Scoffield, Globe and Mail, March 12, 2001 ...

AWAN Statement Issued at Press Conference

As we stand before you today, on occupied Aboriginal territory, I invite you all to reflect back on all the conditions of co ...