Data from Statistics Canada. Table 35-10-0156-01 Homicide victims, by gender and Indigenous identity: Rate per 100,000 population is between 10.87-16.50 for Indigenous males, 1.65-2.25 for non-Indigenous males, 3.29-4.87 for Indigenous females, and 0.56-0.78 for non-Indigenous females
Continue Reading... Expanding the Conversation – MMIMB: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Men and Boys
Posted in Formal writing

Expanding the Conversation – MMIMB: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Men and Boys

While the problem of MMIWG is widely recognized, MMIMB is also becoming more known, with StatCan data published since 2014.

Continue Reading... 10th anniversary Sisters In Spirit Vigils for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
Posted in Notice Video

10th anniversary Sisters In Spirit Vigils for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

In honour of Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women – a collection of links to media resources: written articles, downloadable anthologies,…

Continue Reading... Feature: Murdered & Missing Indigenous Women and Girls, Two-Spirit and Trans People, and Men
Posted in Formal writing Notice

Feature: Murdered & Missing Indigenous Women and Girls, Two-Spirit and Trans People, and Men

Pam Palmater on Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls; Walking With Our Sisters; and, Extending the Conversation. As published…

Continue Reading... On World Suicide Prevention Day, Inuit leaders talk about the lack of support
Posted in Formal writing

On World Suicide Prevention Day, Inuit leaders talk about the lack of support

by Greg Macdougall Inuit and non-Inuit alike marked World Suicide Prevention Day on Parliament Hill on Sept. 9 with an…

Continue Reading... Shifting patterns of gender relations: Interview with ‘Masculinities’ author Raewyn Connell
Posted in Featured Formal writing Video

Shifting patterns of gender relations: Interview with ‘Masculinities’ author Raewyn Connell

Raewyn Connell, an Australian academic who specializes in social constructions of masculinity, brought her wealth of knowledge to Canada to…