About Canada: Women's Rights by Penni MitchellBOOK REVIEW: About Canada: Women's Rights
Amanda Le Rougetel

Penni Mitchell’s book, About Canada: Women’s Rights, is a timely reminder of how significant women’s contributions have been to Canada’s evolution as a nation which aims to respect human rights.  

Turn Up the Volume on Media Diversity
Joanna Chiu

As a journalist in my mid-20s, I should have plenty to feel confident about. After getting a master’s degree in journalism from an Ivy League university, I moved to China, where I worked for a national newspaper and went on to my current job as a foreign correspondent at an international news wire.

My ethnicity and language skills

sexual harassment, sexism in media, sexual assaultSexual Harassment as Bloodsport
Penni Mitchell

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky was just 22 when the world learned about her sexual relationship with U.S. President Bill Clinton. Although Lewinsky and Clinton each paid a high price for the
liaison, the cost to Lewinsky was distinctly gendered.

anti-feminist women, against feminismPussies Against Feminism
Lyn Cockburn

They’re mostly well-educated, young and female, and they want us to know that they don’t need feminism.

Mary Ann ShaddBooks About Women's History
Mary Ann Shadd, newspaper publisher

Because it's 2016, the centennary of the year when many women won the vote in provincial elections, Herizons offers up a list of books all about the contributions women made to Canada's equality rights throughout history, from the Underground Railroad to the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

A Brief History of Women in