Coronavirus: Trudeau announces $40M for women’s shelters, $10M for Indigenous women and kids – National

Millions in funding will be going towards programs for vulnerable Canadians like sexual assault and homeless shelters amid the COVID-19 crisis, Prime Minister Justin

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Canadian women’s basketball coach supports COC decision to pull out of Olympics

The head coach of Canada’s senior women’s basketball team is disappointed her squad won’t be competing on the world’s biggest stage this summer —

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Intersectional feminism and fighting sexual exploitation: Montrealers celebrate International Women’s Day – Montreal

Montrealers gathered Sunday to celebrate International Women’s Day in many different ways, but all with the same goal — protect women’s rights. The Committee

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Hundreds turn out for Regina’s third annual Women’s March

Women, allies and feminists marched in downtown Regina Saturday making a statement that they’re willing to fight for equality for all. Allison Bamford reports.

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Makers of women’s sex toy accuse CES of double standard after award withdrawn – National

The female-led team who made a robotic “personal massager” for women won a prestigious CES award. Then organizers took it away. Its maker, the startup Lora

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Three Canadians secure spots alongside Henderson at U.S. Women’s Open

At least four Canadian golfers will play in the U.S. Women’s Open, the next LPGA Tour major. Celeste Dao of Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot, Que., and Megan

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Canada’s World Cup-bound women’s baseball team wins bronze at qualifier

Edmonton’s Madison Willan hit a three-run homer as Canada’s women’s baseball team beat host Mexico 11-1 to capture the bronze medal on Sunday at

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‘It’s hard to take’: Women’s baseball players on the outside looking in at Pan Am Games

Four years ago today, the 18 women on Canada’s national baseball team were in a quest for gold at the XVII Pan American Games, having just

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Drop fee for hyphenating last names, says B.C. bill introduced before International Women’s Day

Two B.C. Liberal MLAs introduced separate bills this week to push for pay equity and an end to paying for a hyphenated last name. The proposed legislation

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Music NS celebrates Int’l Women’s Day

We chat with local artist Kim Harris and get the rundown on planned events for International Women’s Day from Music Nova Scotia. Source link

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