What’s Current: Toronto doctor charged with sexually assaulting a female patient

Khaled Hasan, 33
Khaled Hasan, 33

Dr. Khaled Hasan, 33, has been charged with sexually assaulting a 48-year-old woman who went to a medical clinic he worked at for treatment.

Last week, the Vancouver Public Library posted new washroom signs welcoming trans people into men’s and women’s washrooms.

Oh hey, did you know Serena Williams has more Grand Slam wins than any player ever?

New study shows women are more likely to be selected for academic panels when selectors don’t know the gender of applicants.

A 33-year-old former RCMP officer in Manitoba has been charged with sexual exploiting an underage girl.

Apparently, Judge Robin Camp, who asked a sexual assault victim why she “couldn’t just keep [her] knees together,” telling her, “Sex and pain sometimes go together … that’s not necessarily a bad thing,” just didn’t know any better. Oops!

Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, reveals that she left her husband after falling in love with a woman — her best friend, in fact.

 

Meghan Murphy
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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.

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