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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. ...

Vancouver Rape Relief Annual Bowlathon 2014!

Event Date: 
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 18:00 - 21:00
Location: 
Grandview Lanes 2195 Commercial Drive Vancouver, B.C.

herizons: 25-Year Retrospective 1992-2017

For winter 2018, herizons, the Canadian feminist magazine, has issued a special edition featuring some of the best articles about feminist activism in Canada th ...

CAEFS campaign to End Strip Searches

On May 10, 2019, Elizabeth Fry Societies across Canada joined together to demand that the government ...

B.C. Singled Out for Criticism by U.N. Committee

Provincial women’s groups call on Victoria to reverse discriminatory policies, programme cuts immediatele ...

Women Continue Their Struggle For Equal Protection Under the Law

Vancouver, BC- Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter is sorry that the BC Supreme Court of Appeal did not take the opportunity Bonnie Moon ...

Women’s Waves – Episode 3: Dispelling Prostitution Myths

Listen here (Episode is also available on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify and ...

Police Accountability Rally

My name is Cristina and I'm a volunteer at Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter. ...

Attack on Stanley Park Jogger Sends Shiver Around the World

Christina Myers,The Province Newspaper, May 31, 2002   ...