Activist Toolkit

Northern FIRE

Northern FIRE is the name of the Centre for Women's Health Research at UNBC
Activist Toolkit

Women North Network

Women North Network is a virtual development and research community that aims to unite the women and women's organizations of northern British Columbia
Jun 22, 2011

The Egyptian revolution: Phase one

Jesse McLaren
This blog entry will focus on the first phase of the Egyptian revolution -- the 18 days that shook the world, ousted dictator Mubarak and won political reforms -- and the struggles that led up to it.
Jun 8, 2011

Social determinants of health

Peter Prontzos
It is now clear that economic, and social variables -- more than individual behaviour -- are the most salient factors in determining people's well-being.
Book Review
May 26, 2011

Witch hunts past and present

Jane Kirby
Authors Deirdre English and Barbara Ehrenreich provide an overview of the repression and exclusion of women lay healers.
May 26, 2011

Community groups shut out of Missing Women's Inquiry

Pivot Legal Society
Public interest groups and organizations working with women in the Downtown Eastside were shocked by an unexpected decision to deny them funding to participate in the Missing Women's Inquiry.
May 17, 2011

An issue that deserved some solid feminism

Sharon Fraser
A police officer in Toronto spoke to a group of university students and he told them that if they don't want to be raped, they shouldn't dress like sluts. And SlutWalk was born.

Resist, refuse, rebel!

May 29, 2011
This Ain't Hollywod
345 James Street North
Hamilton , ON
43° 15' 54.2412" N, 79° 51' 55.6056" W
Ontario CA
Resist against a culture in which rape is far too common. Refuse to participate in victim blaming and woman hating. Rebel against the idea that women can't rock out!
May 1, 2011

Lady politician: The big deal

Our wannabe Lady Politician, Kaitlin Fontana, takes advice from savvy women politicians and learns what it means to be a 'Big Deal.'


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