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Vancouver Rape Relief's Press Release on Bonnie Mooney's Civil Suit

VANCOUVER - Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter supports Bonnie Mooney’s civil suit seeking to make the Prin ...

Stats about prostitution

A study about head injury on 65 women and transwomen in supportive programs for exiting prostitution in San Francisco, Chicago, and Toronto found the following data: ...

Highlights from CLES’ research on prostitution

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

Women Have a Right to be Safe

Letters, Vancouver Sun, June 1, 2002   ...

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. ...

99 Federal Steps... Towards an END to Violence Against Women - Section 4

Unsafe communities In the 1990's conservative forces within the federal government promoted the idea that local community organising alone can prevent violence against women. ...

Sex Assaults Spur Rally

Vancouver Courier,April 2001   ...

Vancouver Rape Relief submission on Bill C36

Read The submission to the Parliamentary Committee on Just ...