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Supreme Court got it right in ruling against 'advance consent'

Ellizabeth Sheehy's Op-Ed about the SCC's decision in J.A.published by the Vancouver Sun
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
A win for women at the Supreme Court of Canada last week in the J.A. ...

Judge Continues Pathetic Tradition Of Blaming The Victim

Vancouver Sun
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Judge continues pathetic tradition of blaming the victim By Daisy Kler, Vancouver Sun March 2, 2011 ...

Media Fact Sheet: Prostitution and Trafficking

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Media Fact Sheet - Prostitution in Canada Print version click here  ...

Missing Women Commission hears from groups seeking official status

The Vancouver Sun
Monday, January 31, 2011
Missing Woman Commission hears from groups seeking official status By GERRY BELLETT, Vancouver SunJanuary 31, 2011 function resizeImage() { var imgBox = document.getElementById('imageBox'); var photo = document.getElementById('storyphoto'); if (imgBox != null & photo != null) { if(photo.width >= 460) ...

But it was ' rape-rape'? #mooreandme, rape apolgism, and the left. Why women are still missing from the big picture?
Monday, January 3, 2011
The 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 alle ...

Media Backgrounder: Policing Violence Against Women

Saturday, January 1, 2011
Herstory of Demands for Improved Response to Policing Violence Against Women ...

Craigslist apparently pulls "erotic services" section

News 1130
Saturday, December 18, 2010
VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) - There has been no official wo ...