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Action towards Ending Gender Based Violence

I want to start with a disclaimer, this petition was started by the former MP for Nanaimo.  Unfortunately, the petition then became defunct, because the MP stood down.  I had been invited to find a way to promote the petition and that is how you have come to make a difference in someone’s life (because you are going to sign it aren’t you?).  Continue reading

Helping Girls Help the World!

Today we welcome Alara Karahan to our podcast. Her company She Clothing Co. is helping girls help the word! The team behind She Clothing Co is bringing younger generations into the conversation, talking about the feminism portrayed in media versus the true nature of the women's movement. Continue reading

Booze, Broads and Brothels

Just fascinating talking to Kim Williams about sex worker rights, gender-based economic insecurity in Alberta and the crucial roles sex workers played in the development of the City of Calgary. Continue reading

Let's Make Some Noise!

Our Women's March Canada: Waterloo Region chapter has put together this list of chants for the 2019 Women's March. Comment below if you know of others! We want to hear your loud, impactful voices on Saturday. Continue reading

An Interview with Melissa Leong #money

Thank you to Melissa Leong, money expert, for joining us for this episode of our podcast. Melissa is the resident money expert on CTV’s The Social and writes about personal finance for the Financial Post. Continue reading

Email Your MPPs regarding cuts to midwifery funding

An email template has been created that will allow you to email your MPPs addressing the cuts to midwifery funding! It was put together by an Ontario Midwife. Please, if you have the time, customize the template with your story and email your MPP! This discrimination is unacceptable. Continue reading

An Interview with Evelyne Nyairo #mango

Thank you to Evelyne Nyairo, founder of Ellie Bianca, for joining us for this episode! Ellie Bianca is a proudly Canadian socially conscious skincare line that recognizes beauty in all forms and supports the empowerment of women through business and education. Continue reading

For women approaching 30, from one approaching 40

This week, a dear distant friend wrote me a very short, direct message, it said: I turned 30 in April. What would you be able to share with me? I trust you, and I need direction, I need something... Continue reading

An Interview with Ruthie Burd #theLunchLady

Thank you to Ruthie Burd, founder of The Lunch Lady, for joining us for this episode! Ruthie is passionate about helping families find healthy options for their kids’ lunches and never imagined that one day she'd be delivering healthy hot lunches to thousands of children at school.  Continue reading

An Interview with Jennifer Bundock #ProChoice

Thank you for Jennifer Bundock for joining our podcast for this episode! She is the owner of Toronto's Apiecalypse Now! where they create vegan sweet and savoury food that will satisfy anyone, vegan or otherwise. Jennifer took on anti-abortion protesters in Toronto.  Continue reading