International Day of the Girl: Canadian Teens Usher in Sexual Consent Culture
Relationships / Sex / Social issues

International Day of the Girl: Canadian Teens Usher in Sexual Consent Culture

They are three young women rocking Canadian feminism, eagerly taking the movement into its next wave: besties and change-makers Lia Valente and Tessa Hill who are remaking the Ontario Sex-Ed curriculum; and badass social organizer Alexi Halket, founder of Crop Top Day, which defied high school dress codes that corner girls into the role of … Continue reading

The year in Canada’s #HashtagFeminism
Politics / Sex / Social issues

The year in Canada’s #HashtagFeminism

They are the hashtags that launched a thousand revolutions on Twitter around the globe – #BringBackOurGirls, #IllRideWithYou, #BlackLivesMatter, #YesAllWomen – sparking movements that set streets ablaze from the town of Chibok in Nigeria’s Borno State; to Ferguson, Mississippi; Sydney, Australia; and places in between. And Canada was no different.  Twitter, the medium where voices marginalized … Continue reading

Meet Maha – Your New Favourite Advice Columnist
Health / Maha Mondays / Relationships / Sex

Meet Maha – Your New Favourite Advice Columnist

She’s the latest addition to Elle Beaver, a philosophical, comedic, [super] intelligent lady – and your new favourite advice columnist. Is she qualified to do this? Not unless you count her whole life leading up to this giving advice to friends, family and strangers as the most intensive advice-giving training a person could have. Is she going … Continue reading