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Open Letter to Canadian MPs: Say No to Bill C-13

Open Letter to Canadian MPs: Say No to Bill C-13

Today, the House of Commons votes on Bill C-13 which ties the government’s response to cyber-bullying and online misogyny to increased state surveillance and law enforcement powers more generally. Battered Women’s Support Services joined advocates and organizations concerned with women’s equality online and is calling Members of Parliament to vote against Bill C-13. We’re demanding accountability forContinue Reading

Knowledge Philanthropist – Evaluation Plan Developer Required

Knowledge Philanthropist – Evaluation Plan Developer Required

Knowledge Philanthropist – Evaluation Plan Developer Required Tsawwassen First Nation (TFN), Tsleil-Waututh First Nation, Battered Women’s Support Services, BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of BC, and Fraser Health Authority are partners in a project funded by the Community Action Initiative grant. The three-year project aims to addressContinue Reading

Women’s Self-Defense Seminar for BWSS

Women’s Self-Defense Seminar for BWSS

Gracie Barra Vancouver & Raz Chan Fitness present Women’s Self-Defense Seminar to create a space where women can learn martial arts self-defense methods with a feminist approach. Instructors for the event: Raz Chan, Anica Simon, Max Rathburn, Norm Leung, Borhan Jiang, Murray Sogen When: Saturday, October 11 at 1pm-3pm Where: Gracie Barra Vancouver 2440 MainContinue Reading