Category: Justice & Politics

Q & A with SACHA’s Erin Crickett

Erin Crickett works as Public Outreach Coordinator at the Sexual Assault Centre for Hamilton and Area, and has worked in the gender justice movement for over ten years. / Photo by MICHELLE BOTH By the Gender Equity Committee of the Diversity...

/ April 23, 2015

5 Ways for Fathers to Promote Gender Equity

PHOTO BY KEVIN CONOR KELLER  “Just as justice is what love looks like in public, tenderness is what love feels like in private. To be a great father, you must be a militant for tenderness, an extremist for love, a...

/ April 10, 2015

Men Taking Action Against Gendered Violence

The White Ribbon Campaign, SACHA, and the Immigrant Women’s Centre teamed up to make an infographic about men’s role in taking action on gendered violence. Here is the text: We can do better. we can do more. Men can play...

/ March 12, 2015

Ending the waiting game: A closer look at Express Entry

With a PhD and two Master’s, Mohammad Islam has been waiting four years to enter the job market. The new Express Entry system is hoping to reduce wait times for future immigrants. / Photo by MICHELLE BOTH By Anabelle Ragsag...

/ January 26, 2015

Not for rent: How racism has created two-tiered housing

By Michelle Both Micho was worried about reporting maintenance issues in her apartment for fear of being blamed. / MICHELLE BOTH Michelle Both works as the Communications Coordinator at the Immigrant Women’s Centre and is Managing Editor for Unpack Magazine....

/ January 19, 2015

PHOTOS: Cosby’s visit to Hamilton greeted by protesters

A group of 150 protesters gathered outside Hamilton Place Theatre on January 15 to show their support for the 30 women who have come forward with allegations of rape and assault against actor and comedian Bill Cosby. The protest was...

/ January 10, 2015