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We have to agree with Glenn Beck: this is TERRIFYING

By kate tull

On Sunday, President-Elect Donald Trump made his first official appointment, naming former Breitbart head honcho Steve Bannon as his Chief Strategist. We know first-hand how dangerous Steve Bannon can be. Last year, Breitbart triggered an onslaught of harassment against WAM! …

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WAM!er Jessica Gaulin on Online Abuse

By kate tull

CBC News asked founding WAM! Montreal member Jessica Gaulin to comment on the online harassment faced by women in the wake of the debate sparked by Australian columnist Clementine Ford. Ms. Ford is currently the target of an online backlash …

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Putting Media Reporting on Sexual Assault Under a Magnifying Glass

By Jarrah Hodge

by Natalie Hill On April 26, WAM! Vancouver convened a small but passionate group on unceded Coast Salish territories (on the University of British Columbia campus), and facilitated a powerful, productive and practical dialogue about the coverage of sexual assault …

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WAM! Van Collects Feedback to Improve Media Coverage of Sexual Assaults

By Jarrah Hodge

Last fall, two different universities on opposite sides of the country made headlines by holding pro-rape chants during orientation week. Though the chants clearly condoned sexual assault by referencing “underage” girls and “no consent”, many media outlets used another more euphemistic term …

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We have to agree with Glenn Beck: this is TERRIFYING

By kate tull

On Sunday, President-Elect Donald Trump made his first official appointment, naming former Breitbart head honcho Steve Bannon as his Chief Strategist. We know first-hand how dangerous Steve Bannon can be. Last year, Breitbart triggered an onslaught of harassment against WAM! …

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WAM!er Jessica Gaulin on Online Abuse

By kate tull

CBC News asked founding WAM! Montreal member Jessica Gaulin to comment on the online harassment faced by women in the wake of the debate sparked by Australian columnist Clementine Ford. Ms. Ford is currently the target of an online backlash …

Read the full article

Photo of 3 participants in WAM! workshop

Putting Media Reporting on Sexual Assault Under a Magnifying Glass

By Jarrah Hodge

by Natalie Hill On April 26, WAM! Vancouver convened a small but passionate group on unceded Coast Salish territories (on the University of British Columbia campus), and facilitated a powerful, productive and practical dialogue about the coverage of sexual assault …

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