Soul and funk singer Sharon Jones dies at 60 of pancreatic cancer.
A 28-year-old male who identifies as transgender is charged with raping a 15-year-old girl. Aliea Rose Brown, formally known as Albert Allen Brown, is a registered sex offender.
A counter-letter challenges the Canadian writers who signed a letter contesting UBC’s handling of the allegations against Stephen Galloway. Signees argue “the open letter expresses great concern for Steven Galloway, and no concern for the women who came forward.”
Lawrence Hill: “I refuse to join any social movement that silences and hurts women who have brought forward complaints related to harassment or assault — where they study, work, walk or live.”