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Breaking the Silence Around Intimate Partner Violence
There’s a dam of silence holding back thousands of survivors’ stories, because we have a poor track record discussing these topics in public.
May 28, 2021
Enough is Enough: Justice Reform for Sexual Assault Survivors
Two months after a mistrial was declared in the Snelgrove case, a panel convened in St. John’s to demand justice reform for sexual assault survivors.
December 1, 2020
Don’t Cross Newfoundland and Labrador’s Thick Blue Line
October 11, 2019
Intersectional feminism does not uphold capitalism
MUN Provost Dr. Noreen Golfman is waving the feminist flag while perpetuating class oppression.
May 16, 2017
Women’s March on Washington elicits solidarity from Labrador, St. John’s
"This behaviour will not be tolerated amongst our leaders here in Canada," says speaker during St. John's event.
January 21, 2017
St. John’s rally to protest Trump, right-wing populism
Jan. 21 event being held in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington.
January 13, 2017
A Woman’s Almanac revived after two decade hiatus
Thirty years after the first edition was published, and 20 years after the last, 'A Woman's Almanac' is back to document the diversity of struggles…
November 5, 2016
The problem with the F-word: ‘Feminist’
"If men want to reap the rewards of feminism, want to help out, we have to do more than just soak up kudos and make…
September 23, 2016
Capitalism, feminism, and sex work
In a capitalist society, no one is concerned about how empowering someone's job is --- unless it's sex work.
September 6, 2016
Sex Work: From inside the fishbowl
Stigma in sex work is pervasive and painful for women in all areas of the sex industry. This needs to stop.
August 31, 2016
Reclaiming Newfoundland and Labrador Feminism
"Feminism is not something we wear, it is what we do -- and we do it everyday."
March 7, 2016
The Good, The Bad, The Bowie
How much is David Bowie to blame for having sex with a minor? And are the days following his death an appropriate time to host…
January 12, 2016
The Indy’s Top 15 of 2015
See which articles and topics Independent readers cast an eye over most in 2015.
December 31, 2015