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Stats about Sexual Assault and the Canadian Criminal Justice System

Less than half (43%) of sexual assault incidents reported to police resulted in a charge being laid; of these, half (49%) proceeded to court; of which just over half (55%) led to a conviction; of w ...

British Columbia Moves Backwards on Women’s Equality

Women's equality moving backwards in B.C. says women's coalition   ...

But it was ' rape-rape'? #mooreandme, rape apolgism, and the left. Why women are still missing from the big picture?

F Word
he F Word explores the online revolution called #mooreandme; described by The Guardian as "the hashtag that roared." Meghan Murphy interviews Jaclyn Friedman about the rape alleg ...

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 ...

The Women’s Equality and Liberty Coalition: an intervener in the murder of Cindy Gladue Case at the Supreme Court of Canada

On October 11, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada heard the oral submissions in the case of Bradley Barton v. Her Majesty the Queen. ...

Fighting Back Against Rape

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