What’s Current: President of Pride Center board says they do not intend to remove Martha Harvey

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• Though a rally took place on Saturday, demanding Martha Harvey step down as CEO of the Pride Center of the Capital Region, board president Joseph Kerwin announced his support for her, saying the board of directors have no intention to remove her or ask for her resignation. “The board of directors supports the executive director,” Kerwin said. “She’s doing a good job.”

• Stop romanticizing obsessive, harassing behaviour from men.

• UK unions  ASLEF and GMB are calling to legalize prostitution.

• Some men choose not to watch porn and still have intact penises.

• This is not what progress looks like.

Meghan Murphy
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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