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When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

Catalyst Canada defends its choice to appoint another male bank CEO to be its board chair, saying leaving women’s advancement up to men who have a lot of people working for them is a good strategy. But is it? More importantly, has it worked? read more

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When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

Catalyst Canada defends its choice to appoint another male bank CEO to be its board chair, saying leaving women’s advancement up to men who have a lot of people working for them is a good strategy. But is it? More importantly, has it worked? Read more

Belief-based Social Innovation: Gender-Lens’ Next Frontier

Belief-based Social Innovation: Gender-Lens’ Next Frontier

The gender lens movement is starting to fund cultural initiatives that are looking to re-examine and transform underlying beliefs that systematically disempower females in the first place.

Every 16-year-old in Sweden to receive copy of We Should All Be Feminists

Every 16-year-old in Sweden to receive copy of We Should All Be Feminists

Book campaign hopes to open up conversation about gender and gender roles with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s feminist call to arms

Unresolved water advisories creating ‘health emergency’ for First Nations

Unresolved water advisories creating ‘health emergency’ for First Nations

There are children in Canada who have never known what it’s like to drink a glass of water straight from their taps at home.

Staff Writer Calls Out How Women Are Treated At Gawker

Staff Writer Calls Out How Women Are Treated At Gawker

Dayna Evans gives an unsatisfying look at who exactly runs media outlet Gawker.

7 Stages of Entrepreneurship Guide By Kiki Schirr’s

7 Stages of Entrepreneurship Guide By Kiki Schirr’s

How to avoid a cubicle and find your way to enlightenment? Entrepreneur and illustrator Kiki Schirr tells it how it is.

All Jacked Up on Bow Ties

All Jacked Up on Bow Ties

Meet trans-preneur Jack Jackson

The Renascent Entrepreneur: Second Acts

The Renascent Entrepreneur: Second Acts

It was yet another one of those high energy, motivational entrepreneurship conferences held in a large, carpeted conference hall at a slightly dated mid-town hotel.

A Sit Down With Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Gloria Steinem

A Sit Down With Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Gloria Steinem

Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Gloria Steinem, two longtime friends and feminists, sit down with the New York Times to talk about everything from rap names to fighting for women’s rights.

Oppression of Women Working in the Film Industry

Oppression of Women Working in the Film Industry

Maureen Dowd’s New York Times investigation talks to female actresses, executives and filmmakers to answer what will it take to dismantle the pervasive sexism in Hollywood.