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It’s Time to Include Boys and Men

(Toronto) This past Monday I attended the press conference as the Minister of Status of Women Maryam Monsef revealed Canada's "Strategy to Prevent and Address Gender-Based Violence." The new strategy focuses on boys and men being part of [...]

2017-06-23T10:48:37+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Engaging Men, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women|Comments Off on It’s Time to Include Boys and Men

2015 Youth Leadership Award: Stanford Miaro

Ottawa residents recognized for police, volunteer work in community safety The youth award went to teenager Stanford Miaro, who now attends Carleton University but was a student at Longfields Davidson Heights Secondary School last year. He said he [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:55+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|Categories: Engaging Men|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 2015 Youth Leadership Award: Stanford Miaro

What If Bears Killed One In Five People?

"If a bear mauled one in five of your friends, you'd clearly take issue with it." Published on Nov 5, 2015 Guys, this angry, hungry bear in our house is a big problem. You wouldn't put up with that. So don't put up with this. 1 in 5 women will b [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:58+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Categories: Engaging Men|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on What If Bears Killed One In Five People?

What Should You Do When Someone Is Being Sexually Harassed in Public?

[su_quote cite="Victor Kwong - Toronto Police Spokesperson "]"People not giving a shit isn't uncommon, ... By doing nothing, you're allowing these crimes, whether serious or petty, to continue."[/su_quote] A VICE article on bystander intervention rai [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:59+00:00 October 4th, 2015|Categories: Engaging Men|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on What Should You Do When Someone Is Being Sexually Harassed in Public?