Mary Tyler Moore played a single, 30-year-old, working woman on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, something that was seen as radical for 1970s American television. The show’s female-focused format became a staple. She died yesterday at 80.
Roxane Gay pulls her book from Simon & Schuster in protest of Milo Yiannopoulos book deal.
I guess the news out. Everythjng I need to say is in my statement. I can afford to take this stand. Not everyone can. Remember that.
— roxane gay (@rgay) January 25, 2017
Women battling cancer had their own Women’s March at a treatment centre near Los Angeles.
Lions Bay councillor Eileen Wilke
The wonderful Buffy Saint-Marie, who has spent much of her career fighting to protect Indigenous communities, will receive the 2017 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the JUNO awards this year.