This is a story about an intersectional feminist open mic night — a night that took place not too long ago in a faraway land called Tkaronto.
It was the evening of November 19, 2017. A Sunday. We'd grown weary of the expectation that as women (including and especially IBPOC and LGBTQ folks), we should just stay quiet and smile to keep old straight cis white dudes happy.
Lauren wrote her thesis on the original Toronto SlutWalk that took place in 2011. Here she walks us through the intersections of rape culture, resistance and feminist academia right on time for SlutWalk 2017.
Read our exclusive interview with Mandi Gray — a fierce survivor who's had her fill of the legal system for the last two and a half years. Superior Court Justice Michael Dambrot overturned the accused Mustafa Ururyar's conviction in a judgment released this morning, likely triggering a new trial.
Lauren McNicol reviews Patty Jenkins's Wonder Woman which, in spite of its zionist connection *cough* Gal Gadot *cough* manages to smash and dropkick the patriarchy time and again — here's a blow-by-blow.