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International Womenâ€™s Day
Canadian Body Shop founder Margot Franssen puts financial force behind Canadian Women's Foundation
When asked if she always wanted to be in business, the founder and former president of Body Shop Canada, Margot Franssen laughs and says no. She was a party girl in high school, she says,and after...
Mar 6th, 2012
Discriminatory laws against unwed mothers leave Lost Canadian Ken Smith out in the cold
As the world celebrates progress on International Women's Day, Lost Canadians born out of wedlock face gender discrimination due to outdated citizenship laws.
Mar 8th, 2012
CODEPINK co-founder Jodie Evans on women in activism
North America's leading female activist says women are "first responders" when it comes to standing up for peace and justice.
Mar 8th, 2012
International Women's Day 2012 profiles of exceptional impact and achievement
Women make up over half of the world's population. But millions of women around the globe continue to face formidable challenges in their daily lives. From violence and sexual abuse to workplace...
Feb 28th, 2012
Little Black Dress Soiree to benefit Battered Women’s Support Services
On March 3, 2012, StilettoFit and Help Change My City are co-hosting the LBD Soiree, an event to raise $1000 for Battered Women’s Support Services.
Feb 26th, 2012
International Women’s Day: “We Hold up Half the Sky”
Kat Norris, Coast Salish, Lyackson First Nation and Nez Perce, founder of Indigenous Action Movement, and survivor of Kuper Island Residential School
Mar 9th, 2010