pop culture

Mar 10, 2014

What is rape culture?

Constructing change: the activist toolkit
Talking about rape culture in our communities -- what it is, where we find it, and how to start changing the conversation.
Activist Toolkit


A site dedicated to activist info, discussion and offerings.
Book Review
Jun 9, 2011
Feeling Canadian: Television, Nationalism, and Affect

The 'boob tube' and feelin' Canadian

Humberto DaSilva
Feeling Canadian, by academic and filmmaker Marusya Bociurkiw, explores the impact of television and corporate culture on Canadian identity.
Book Review
May 5, 2011

How Disney devours our daughters

Niranjana Iyer
In Cinderella Ate My Daughter, Peggy Orenstein argues that inborn gender biases (if any) are now hugely amplified, even distorted, by today's culture.
Book Review
Mar 3, 2011

Celebrating comic subversives

Charles Demers
Lily Tomlin, Stephen Colbert , Robin Williams, Roseanne Barr, The Smothers Brothers are just a few of the portraits in Satiristas -- a book about wise-cracking (and political) comics.
Apr 29, 2010

Model behaviour

J. Maureen Henderson
Should Gen Y women be holding out for a hero?
Apr 9, 2010

Pants Off! Lady Gaga meets feminism

The F Word
Does Gaga deserve her widespread queer and feminist street cred? The skeptical F Word hosts talk with a Gaga enthusiast.


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