Vancouver Women

Sexy Halloween costumes are okay, now let's stop mocking them!

Halloween should be a time of year that you can dress however the hell you want, without any judgement

Iamagamer organizer Kimberly Voll rallies support for strong female leads in video games

Independent game developers will join together and create games that feature strong female leads at a 48-hr game jam at the Centre of Digital Media in Vancouver.

Teen girl sexually assaulted at party: Posting photos will be treated as criminal activity

RCMP: If you post photos of rape on Facebook, you're committing a crime.

Ladies Who Lunch networking event connects crowd of inspiring local female entrepeneurs

Vancouver's female entrepeneurs and businesswomen gather for an afternoon of lunch, fashion and inspiration.

Why self-defense and other “solutions” can’t end rape culture

Last month, I wrote how patriarchy and racism give birth to rape culture, not a drunk woman or her miniskirt. It generated quite a response, but for any blogger, academic researcher, activist, and...

Free Women's Day event at UBC celebrates older women and highlights need for policy changes

The Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL) is hosting an event this morning to celebrate International Women’s Day, and to draw attention to the inequalities women face in society as they age. The...