In this episode, Sarah Luca interviews Michael Laxer about street harassment, men’s rights activists, and how men can act as feminist allies and fight misogyny.

Michael is a political activist and the chairperson of the Socialist Party of Ontario. He writes for and published an article entitled: “Sexual harassment on the street: Taking misogynist hate speech seriously.”

Sarah Luca is the host of Womyn’s Word, a weekly show airing out of CHRY 105.5FM. This interview originally aired on August 7th 2013.


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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.