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Driving women out
How MUN’s reliance on contract labour is creating a hostile environment for female professors.
August 23, 2017
The song that never ends: About men and women in tech
The recent "Google memo" reminds us that we need to start thinking about gender in STEM differently.
August 16, 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
St. John’s a mediocre place to be a woman
While the gender gap may be narrowing in some areas, other trends are deeply troubling.
October 15, 2016
Survivors can lead the way
The case for survivor-led leadership in a society replete with physical and sexual violence.
September 21, 2016
Filibusters aren’t the problem for women in politics
Minister Gerry Byrne’s recent comment that the filibuster served as a deterrent for women entering politics told only part of the story.
June 11, 2016
Time to close the wage gap
Women in Newfoundland and Labrador are more likely to be university educated and substantially more employed than men in the province, yet face higher rates…
May 16, 2016
Austerity hurts women, so we must shape our response accordingly
We can no longer be outraged that the budget will hit the poor the hardest, while ignoring the fact that the majority of the poor…
April 19, 2016
MUN introduces gender inclusive washrooms
Students' Union praises move, says province's only university is setting an example for other public buildings and spaces in Newfoundland and Labrador.
November 20, 2015
To Each Their Own
Status of Women debate a historic first for N.L.
Last Monday's debate revealed the province's three leaders know a lot about the problems, but are less clear on the solutions.
November 5, 2015
To Each Their Own
Sexual harassment is not a “dead issue”
A recent candidates' debate for the federal riding of Avalon revealed just how entrenched sexism is in our political institutions, and how old boys’ clubs…
September 28, 2015
The Feminist Agenda
Our definition of ‘man’ is hurting men
Society’s definition of masculinity is harmful and dehumanizing --- and we need to change it.
September 23, 2015
St. John’s not so great for women, after all
Improved methodology reveals St. John's high ranking in 2014 gender gap study was premature.
August 28, 2015