Tag: feminism

07 Mar

Revealing the roots of cyber-violence

On March 8th, we celebrate International Women’s Day. As more and more girls grow up online, it’s important to explore the ways that technology can be a tool used for violence – or empowerment. This International Women’s Day, we look at how the same old gender stereotypes can manifest in online communication, and what girls […]

01 Nov

“But you’re a guy”: Why feminism is for everyone

Advocacy by YWCA Toronto

By Jamie Irvine, YWCA Toronto Advocacy and Communications team member When I tell people that I’m currently completing a student internship at YWCA Toronto, a feminist women’s organization, one of the most common responses I hear is “How can you work there? You’re a guy!” This is often followed by the argument that men can’t […]