empowering women

Burlesque and feminism: It's complicated

I’ve always felt I would like burlesque, just like all the feminists I know. But, living in Vancouver, a city spellbound by burlesque’s razzle-dazzle, it didn’t take me long to discover that my...

Saint Mary's craft co-operative helps Indian women overcome gender barriers and double earnings

Handmade crafts make great holiday presents, but how can Canadians ensure a genuine difference for a communities in developing countries? This story explores a Fair Trade co-operative in India.

Ellen DeGeneres and posse of powerful women to hold live show in Vancouver

Power of Women Leadership conference returns to Vancouver at Rogers Arena. On August 12, see Ellen DeGeneres live, along with other event speakers like Amilya Antonetti, Courtenay Wolfe,...