A doctor featured on Fox News thinks that American women should have to pay more for health care. Apparently, because women live longer and have more organs (?!?!?!), it just isn’t fair for men to have to pay as much as women do. Upworthy says of the doctor “if people should pay only
I’m sure we’ve all heard it before – never read the comments. An interesting phenomenon occurs in the comments section of every article ever written on an issue close to feminism’s heart. This phenomenon is so intriguing that it even has its own Law. Lewis’s Law states that the commen
You know rape culture really has a hold when men are groping female robots because they are “attractive”. A female robot used as a tour guide for the Jinzhou world garden art expo in Jinzhou, Liaoning province, northeast China is being taken out of action after being grope
What is education in Canada coming to? Teachers in Victoria are at risk of losing their contracts – and their seniority – if they happen to be pregnant. Whether or not this is actually legal, it’s a proposal the Greater Victoria School District is considering “
Oh, the back-to-school season! Leaves are coming down, textbooks are being cracked, and Vancouver Community College is preparing to take action on gendered violence under WAVAW’s leadership! WAVAW’s C.A.R.E. (Campus Allied Response Effort) About Gendered Violence project at VCC aims
Another year has passed and WAVAW’s 30th year as the only sexual assault centre in Vancouver has proven to be full of successes, challenges and growth. We invite you to learn more about WAVAW’s work by reading our interactive 2012-2013 Annual Report!
There’s such a thing as a camel-toe guard (a.k.a. The Cuchini)? Oh dear dear dear. WAVAW is appalled (but not surprised) by this round-up of six ridiculous products designed to make women’s bodies less “gross.” Some of us here love shaving our legs and applying
Job Description – Aboriginal Youth Worker Cultural Connection for Aboriginal Youth (CCAY) Initiative Are you looking to inspire Aboriginal Youth and be a part of a feminist, Anti-violence movement in Vancouver? As the Aboriginal Youth Worker at WAVAW you will have the opportunity to s