Tag: feminism

Exposure to beauty standards

I wonder how many people will recognize the name Mara Wilson if I don’t mention what movies she’s been in. Some, of course, would...

Coming in with the tide

As Hart House approaches the start of its 2016/2017 season, cast members of Tideline engage in final preparations for Friday’s opening. Written by Wajdi...

Why you and everyone else needs to call themselves feminists

Dear Editor,There are two things everyone needs to know before they identify as a feminist:To identify as a feminist is to willingly accept that...

Why I don’t call myself a feminist

As many of us know, International Women’s Day was celebrated last Tuesday. At UTM, part of the celebrations involved a weeklong awareness campaign by...

What’s it like to be a female academic?

This week, The Medium reached out to UTM female faculty members to find out what it’s like to be a female member of their...

Students shed light on global gender inequality

In celebration of International Women’s Day last Tuesday, UTM’s Because I Am a Girl Club held an awareness campaign throughout the week to inform...

In defence of Roosh V

Dear Editor,As the Superbowl drew near earlier this month, another event was drumming up a lot of media attention. It came to pass that...

The abortion divide: pro-life or choice?

The late 20th century remained a particularly active time for Canadian politics following the revival of the debate over “reproductive politics”. The debate introduced...

“Out of our shelters! Out of our lives!”

In 2005, Isabel Garcia took her two children and fled to Canada from Mexico to escape her abusive ex-husband. Garcia had made a refugee...

Saints and satyrs of the liberal arts

Theatre Erindale’s latest concoction, Uncommon Women and Others, is spellbinding. Set at a prestigious liberal arts college for women, Wendy Wasserstein’s play takes the...

New details surface on sexism

The Medium has learned more information on incidents of sexism within UTM’s English and drama department.As previously reported by The Medium, a presentation made...
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