What’s Current: Labour officials resign in support of women’s officer harassed by trans activists

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Anne Ruzylo, left, has been smeared as “transphobic”by a fellow Labour Party member and by trans identified male, Lily Madigan, right.
  • The executive committee of a local Labour Party has resigned en masse in support of a women’s officer who was subjected to harassment by trans activists.
  • Eighty-six percent of women incarcerated in the US have been victims of sexual violence.
  • Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, an organization representing 700,000 female farm workers, issues a statement of solidarity with women in the entertainment industry fighting back against the same type of workplace sexual harassment and reprisal they themselves face.
  • Alberta women are two and a half times as likely to experience obstetric trauma during childbirth than the OECD average.
  • Two serving members of the US Congress have committed sexual harassment during their tenure at the Capitol, says Rep. Jackie Speier, who recently shared her own story of harassment from her time as a congressional staffer.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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