Vanessa Saw Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/10001 en Coop radio show "The F Word" on Bill C-38, the state of feminism in Canada http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/28/editingcooperative-radio-show-f-word-discusses-issues-our-effed-world In 2006, co-founder Nicole Deagan traveled to Edmonton for a national feminism conference on feminism with a group of women from Capilano University.&nbsp;The group soon became friends, but was also...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/28/editingcooperative-radio-show-f-word-discusses-issues-our-effed-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/28/editingcooperative-radio-show-f-word-discusses-issues-our-effed-world#comments Feminista Life Blog Capilano University Cooperative radio feminism social change The F Word Vancouver Habour Centre Wed, 27 Jun 2012 00:04:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11818 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Planning for Exit hosts screening of Miss Representation http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/31/planning-exit-hosts-screening-miss-representation Planning for Exit, a company that works with CEOs to build their business and increase the profitability of a successful exit, will be hosting a screening of Miss Representation at the Vancouver...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/31/planning-exit-hosts-screening-miss-representation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/31/planning-exit-hosts-screening-miss-representation#comments Feminista body image future of feminism in canada Miss Representation documentary Planning for Exit Fri, 01 Jun 2012 01:25:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11867 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Tackling the problem of lingerie sports http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/24/tackling-problem-lingerie-sports Young women playing hockey in sexy lingerie looks a lot like pornography.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/24/tackling-problem-lingerie-sports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/24/tackling-problem-lingerie-sports#comments Feminista Sports bikini hockey Canuck fans female atheletes Football Go Canucks Go Hockey lingerie football sports women in sports Fri, 25 May 2012 01:33:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11776 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com At EPIC 2012, local businesswomen showcase passion for sustainable living http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/14/epic-2012-local-businesswomen-showcase-passion-sustainable-living Four female entrepreneurs featured at EPIC 2012 share their insight as to why sustainability leads to profitability. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/14/epic-2012-local-businesswomen-showcase-passion-sustainable-living" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/14/epic-2012-local-businesswomen-showcase-passion-sustainable-living#comments Feminista eco-friendly fashion EPIC expo EPIC Sustainability Expo EPIC: The Sustainable Living Expo gogo bags leading Vancouver businesswomen LOCO BC Salt Spring Coffee twigg and hottie Tue, 15 May 2012 02:36:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11704 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Why do girls like Instagram? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/03/why-do-girls-instagram Instagram, the hottest app recently acquired by Facebook, allows for easy editing and sharing. What do girls like about this application and why is it so popular?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/03/why-do-girls-instagram" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/03/why-do-girls-instagram#comments Feminista Technology Facebook Feminista Instagram Justin Bieber Kim Kardashian Lady Gaga Mark Zuckerberg Paulina Gretzky Wayne Gretzky Fri, 04 May 2012 03:03:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11590 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The truth about thighs http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/04/20/truth-about-thighs <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/04/20/truth-about-thighs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/04/20/truth-about-thighs#comments Feminista Life anoerixia danish research women's health false images food and women girls' body image health and feminism healthy thigh muscle women heart health women's body image Sat, 21 Apr 2012 01:24:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 11471 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The 2012 Academy Awards red carpet predictions http://www.vancouverobserver.com/fashion/2012/02/02/2012-academy-awards-red-carpet-predictions What will Hollywood's leading ladies be wearing at the Oscars this year? VO has predictions on all the big fashion labels on the red carpet. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/fashion/2012/02/02/2012-academy-awards-red-carpet-predictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/fashion/2012/02/02/2012-academy-awards-red-carpet-predictions#comments Fashion Academy Awards Academy Awards predictions design Emma Stone Golden Globes Hollywood fashion Jessica Chastain red carpet Rooney Mara Fri, 03 Feb 2012 02:11:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 10574 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Chinese New Year survival guide for “Chinese” http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2012/01/29/chinese-new-year-survival-guide-%E2%80%9Cchinese%E2%80%9D “Sorry - no, I don’t speak chinese”. Yet year after year, I manage to wish friends and family members a “Gung Hai/Hey/Hay Fat Choi”...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2012/01/29/chinese-new-year-survival-guide-%E2%80%9Cchinese%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2012/01/29/chinese-new-year-survival-guide-%E2%80%9Cchinese%E2%80%9D#comments Commentary Canadian Chinese New Year Chinese and multiculturalism Chinese New Year Chinese traditions first generation Chinese Mon, 30 Jan 2012 03:45:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 10573 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Fashion and technology merge in the clothes of the future http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/stylescout/2012/01/12/fashion-and-technology-merge-clothes-future Mechanical clothing was so last season. Next up, holographic fashion shows.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/stylescout/2012/01/12/fashion-and-technology-merge-clothes-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/stylescout/2012/01/12/fashion-and-technology-merge-clothes-future#comments Style Scout Fashion Burberry fashion Fashion Shows Forever 21 holograms Manel Torres models Paul Luckham Recyclable Fashion Spray On Clothes Susie Bubble Tavi Gevinson Technology Tommy Ton Top Models Victoria's Secret Fri, 13 Jan 2012 05:56:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 10349 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Bling and glitter are back this Christmas http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/trends/2011/12/13/bling-and-glitter-are-back-holiday-season It's time to let your wardrobe shine with glittery and sequined items this holiday season.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/trends/2011/12/13/bling-and-glitter-are-back-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/trends/2011/12/13/bling-and-glitter-are-back-holiday-season#comments Trends Artizia Balmain Club Monaco Eva Longoria fur glitter Ke$sha Kesha Miu Miu sequined sequins Talula Wilfred winter fashion Zara Wed, 14 Dec 2011 03:42:00 +0000 Vanessa Saw 10033 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com