sexual violence

News
May 27, 2011

No consent to sex when a woman is unconscious

Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court of Canada agreed Friday there can be no such thing as advance consent to unconscious sex. Consent must always be active, voluntary, ongoing and contemporaneous.
News
May 18, 2011

Slutwalk: To march or not to march

Harsha Walia
I marched. Whether or not Slutwalk is around, there are hundreds of thousands of us who live and organize every day to eliminate heteropatriarchy, white supremacy, capitalism and colonialism.
News
Dec 6, 2010
A rally in Toronto on Canada Day, 2008, in support of migrant justice. Photo: No One Is Illegal -- Toronto

Resisting deportation of women fleeing violence

Farrah Miranda
For migrant justice organizers and fighters against violence perpetrated on women, this year on Dec. 6 is a moment for pause and reflection after recent successes. There is still much work to be done.
Podcast
Jul 6, 2017
Guatemalan streetscape - Victoria Fenner

The Long Journey Home

Rabbledocs
A documentary by Carlos Tello and Aurora Tejeida exploring one woman's experience of the Guatemalan Civil War many years after it was over.

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