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Gendered Violence and the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project

Gendered Violence and the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project By: Alie Hermanutz Photo credit: Provincial Archives of Alberta “The bottom line: Alberta’s oil and gas industry and the people who work in it are the best in the world. And we’re not going anywhere, anytime soon.” Alberta Premier Rachel Notley1 The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project…

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Silence is Violence: Confronting Sexual Assault and Gender-Based Violence at the University of Toronto

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Silence is Violence: Confronting Sexual Assault and Gender-Based Violence at the University of Toronto By: Ellie Adekur   In March of 2016, Ontario’s Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan (Bill 132) came into effect, requiring college and university campuses to have stand alone policies detailing institutional responses to sexual violence by January 1st, 2017. The…

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