Defense Department Computer Used to Edit Rehtaeh Parsons' Wiki Page

A new report reveals that a computer at the Canadian Department of National Defence may have been used to edit a Wikipedia page about Rehtaeh Parsons. The page was edited to say Parsons had engaged in consensual sex at a party where a classmate took a photo of her being penetrated. Parsons' parents have maintained… » 2/10/15 1:45pm 2/10/15 1:45pm

Inuit Teen Raped in Police Vehicle Sues Department for Negligence

In 2011, a 17-year-old teenager from an Inuit village in Quebec was arrested, handcuffed and placed in the back of a police vehicle. She was put there alongside Joe Kritik, a man who'd also just been arrested, and who was a repeat sex offender. Kritik sexually assaulted the teen in the car. She's now suing the police… » 1/28/15 2:15pm 1/28/15 2:15pm

Canadian Scientists Did Psychic Experiments on First Nations Kids 

A paper from 1943 unearthed recently in the Canadian national archives reveals that a quack scientist tested children at the Brandon Indian Residential School in Manitoba for psychic abilities. The children were already being used as test subjects in medical "experiments" as well as nutritional ones, which mainly… » 1/16/15 5:20pm 1/16/15 5:20pm

Teen in Photo Having Sex with Rehtaeh Parsons: I Didn't 'Bully' Her

One of the two boys convicted of distributing a photo of himself having sex with Rehtaeh Parsons , the 17-year-old Canadian teen who died after she was taken off life support following a suicide attempt, has given his first interview. He insists the sex was consensual and that he didn't 'bully' Rehtaeh, while his… » 1/16/15 12:15pm 1/16/15 12:15pm

Dumbshit Dental Students Suspended for Misogynist Facebook Page 

Thirteen students from the Dalhousie University's dental school in Halifax, Nova Scotia have been suspended for what their dean calls "deeply offensive" Facebook posts in a group called "Class of DDS 2015 Gentlemen." The students made jokes about chloroforming and raping female classmates and polled each other on… » 1/05/15 12:10pm 1/05/15 12:10pm

Men's Rights Group Demands Their Balls Be Allowed to Breathe on Buses

A recent campaign to stop the phenomenon known as "manspreading" on New York's transportation system has men's rights organizations in a tizzy, especially in Canada, where one "advocacy group" is demanding men be allowed to spread their legs as far and wide as they want to to avoid a pain more awful than anything… » 12/29/14 12:00pm 12/29/14 12:00pm

CBC Plans to Scrub the Archives of Jian Ghomeshi's Old Show 

At this point, a whopping 23 women have accused former Q host Jian Ghomeshi of sexual assault or harassment. Meanwhile, Ghomeshi's old employer, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, continues to relentlessly flub their handling of the situation. Earlier this week they announced plans to pull down the archived Q » 12/17/14 2:15pm 12/17/14 2:15pm

Canadian Pol: We 'May Never Know Why' Marc Lépine Killed 14 Women

On December 6, 1989, 25-year-old Marc Lépine arrived at the École Polytechnique, a Montreal engineering school, and carried out a deadly attack, shooting 28 people before killing himself. Lépine focused the brunt of his rage on the female students, going into one room and separating them from their male classmates,… » 12/04/14 1:30pm 12/04/14 1:30pm

Ex-CBC Employee: Jian Ghomeshi Is a Creep; CBC Brass Are Lying Weenies

Among the many allegations against former Q host Jian Ghomeshi were those of a former coworker who claimed that her old boss once said he wanted to "hatefuck her." Now, that employee—who was previously anonymous for professional reasons—has come forward with more details about what a fucking ordeal working for… » 12/02/14 11:50am 12/02/14 11:50am

Defying Court Order, Canadian Paper Publishes Rehtaeh Parsons' Name

A second young man has pled guilty in the child pornography case involving Rehtaeh Parsons, the 17-year-old Canadian girl who died last year after she was taken off life support following a suicide attempt. Her family says Parsons was bullied mercilessly after she was raped by two boys at a party when she was 15,… » 11/25/14 4:50pm 11/25/14 4:50pm

Your Edgy Jian Ghomeshi Halloween Costume Was Not an Original Idea

If you're a self-identified irreverent guy who wanted to spend Halloween in a costume so uniquely Too Soon that bowties would spin in offense and monocles would pop out in surprise, during your hunt for that perfectly distasteful getup, your mind might have alit on dressing like alleged sexual abuser Jian Ghomeshi.… » 11/03/14 11:50am 11/03/14 11:50am

Jian Ghomeshi Showed Graphic Film of Himself Beating Women to the CBC

Increasingly unhinged-sounding Canadian DJ Jian Ghomeshi was fired from his job at the CBC last weekend after allegations surfaced that he had been subjecting women to sexual violence to which they did not consent for years. But before he was fired, he made sure he showed his colleagues a film he thought would prove… » 10/31/14 7:00pm 10/31/14 7:00pm

Amanda Palmer Cancels Onstage Interview with Jian Ghomeshi

Now that nine women have come forward with detailed sexual abuse allegations against former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi, musician Amanda Palmer announced on her blog today that Ghomeshi will no longer be a guest during her book tour. He was due to join her in an onstage conversation in Toronto on November 25. Palmer… » 10/31/14 5:40pm 10/31/14 5:40pm

Dear Jian Ghomeshi: Keep Your Abuse Out of My Kink

On Monday morning, I woke up to a Facebook post by Canadian radio host Jian Ghomeshi defending his so-called BDSM sex. As an experienced kinkster and professional dominatrix, I was deeply offended by his apology. For years Ghomeshi has hosted a popular CBC show, Q, and has had a prominent role as a cultural gatekeeper… » 10/28/14 12:20pm 10/28/14 12:20pm

Jian Ghomeshi Responds to Sex Abuse Allegations Like a Real Creep

This weekend, Canada's media world was rocked by news that Jian Ghomeshi, co-creator and host of CBC's popular radio show Q, had been fired by the broadcast network due to "personal issues." Those "personal issues" turned out to be allegations of a long record of creepiness culminating, in some cases, in sexual abuse. » 10/27/14 2:10pm 10/27/14 2:10pm