Courtney Jones

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

2020-05-01

Today, the last day in April, marks the end of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. This month is incredibly important to not only honour the many survivors of sexual violence, but advocate for better prevention strategies and ensure that no one has to endure such trauma again.…

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16 Days Campaign

2019-11-28

We are three days into the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women and Girls. This year’s theme is #OrangeTheWorld, uniting against rape.

Sexual violence is, heartbreakingly, a universal experience of women around the globe. This ranges from verbal harassment to rape and…

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International Women’s Day

2019-03-08

Today is one of the, if not the, most important day of the year. Today is a day of reflection, learning, progress, and action. As cliche as it may sound, today is a day where we must really reflect on how far we’ve come, and critically analyze how far we…

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada

2018-12-06

Today is a hard day. On this day, December 6, violence against women is in the spotlight. On this day, we are forced to think about a list of 14 women who were murdered in 1989 simply because they were women. The gunman walked into École Polytechnique in Montreal and…

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