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Why we need to #believewomen. Exhibit 8263018374981. This isn't new. #fuckneildegrassetyson

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Whoa, another contest to announce! ❤️❤️ You and a friend could win tickets to The Music of Star Wars courtesy of @ottawapops! 🎶 All you gotta do... ✨ Follow @ottawapops ✨ Follow us ✨ Tag a friend you would bring if you won! Awesome way to celebrate the anniversary of #carriefisher! 🎉 Winner will be randomly picked on Monday at noon! #goodluck

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Regram from @huffpostwomen - Amazing! 🔸 In North Dakota’s state Capitol on Monday, Ruth Buffalo stood in the chambers with her hand raised and made history as the first Native American Democratic woman to be sworn into the state’s legislature. 🔸 “It’s part of my identity and who I am,” Buffalo said of the traditional clothing. “It was to honor my ancestors, those that have gone before me, and the future generation.” (📷: Lea Black Photography)

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We saw this on Twitter and had to share...

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Did you know there is an Indigenous women's #craftshow happening on the 15th at the @nac.cna!? Admission is free! ❤️❤️❤️

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The Schmooze wrote an article yesterday about how Lena Dunham published an essay and quietly, about half way through it, admitted she lied to cover for a Girls writer who is being accused of rape. That she had some kind of "secret insider knowledge" as to why it wasn't true. The woman was 17 at the time. She is a woc. Lena Dunham makes me so sick. She gives feminism a bad name. She is peak #whitefeminist. I could go on with all the other shitty things she's done, but I need to get to work. #fucklenadunham

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✨CONTEST TIME ✨  Did you know that @ladiesdrinkbeer been around for almost 5 years now, throwing big parties for women identified and non-binary folks & beer in Toronto, Hamilton and Ottawa. A portion of their ticket sales and all bar tips are donated to the Canadian Women’s Foundation as well. #OttBevy0002 is going down Saturday December 15th in the at the All Saints Centre 2-8pm. Want to win your way in with a pal? ❤️ Follow @ladiesdrinkbeer ❤️ Follow us ❤️ Comment below and tag who you would bring if you won! Winner must be 19+! We will randomly pick someone on Monday at noon! #goodluck! #Ottawa #ottcity #OTTevents #ottawabevy0002

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Hey friends, hope to see you tonight at #mintopark for the annual #dec6 vigil. Please take time out of your day to remember why we gather. Geneviève Bergeron, Hélène Colgan, Nathalie Croteau, Barbara Daigneault, Anne-Marie Edward, Maud Haviernick, Barbara Klucznik-Widajewicz, Maryse Laganière, Maryse Leclair, Anne-Marie Lemay, Sonia Pelletier, Michèle Richard, Annie St-Arneault, Annie Turcotte. Let’s also remember all women, gender diverse, and marginalized people murdered and harmed by these systems, particularly those who's names and experiences that never make it to the spotlight. #MeToo #endvaw #december6 #16days #canfem

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Oldie but a goodie 😘❄️ #consent

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Congrats to @sheltermoversottawa on their 100th move! Go check out their amazing work! 👏❤️ #endvaw #Ottawa #ottcity #myottawa

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Regram from @guardian_us - "The death of George HW Bush has led to an outpouring of tributes by a range of public figures, from Barack Obama and Donald Trump to Ellen DeGeneres and Arnold Schwarzenegger. But not everyone has been celebrating the 41st president's life. Some members of the LGBT community partly marked Sunday's #WorldAidsDay, which coincided with the news of Bush’s death, by voicing their criticism of the way he handled the AIDS crisis as vice president under Ronald Reagan and subsequently as president. For years his administrations failed to address the epidemic, and he even blamed victims as the disease continued to claim tens of thousands of lives. The government’s inaction led to fierce protests by the campaign group AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (Act Up). As well as smearing blood on the White House gate, they also poured the ashes of their friends and lovers who had died of AIDS onto the White House lawn. — Quote sources: Twitter, Out.com interview, 1992 presidential debate. Photos: Getty and Corbis. "

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Regram from @nowthisher - 'Creed II' and 'Men in Black' Star Tessa Thompson (@tessamaethompson) is proving that actresses of color can take on any role.

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Today at the @womxnscentre! #Ottawa

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Via @distresscentreottawa ❤️❤️❤️

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Regram from @girlpowersupply - 🤔

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Regram from @theresgoodinstore - " It’s a season of giving! Take some time to give to yourself. Maybe it’s a big dose of grace or forgiveness. Maybe it’s a night off from anything useful. Maybe it’s ditching Christmas cards this year. 💕 Feeling rested, calm, and joyful is a gift that keeps giving." #motivationmonday

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Regram from @womensmarchcanada - "Excited about the new $10 bill! Shared from @opensesameshop 💕 We're reading "Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged" (Groundwood Books, $18.95), an introduction to the civil-rights heroine and African-Canadian history that's perfect for kids ages 5–9." #canfem #herstory

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