What’s Current: Canadian femicide report says a woman or girl has been killed in Canada every other day this year

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • A report from the Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability (CFOJA) says that one woman or girl has been killed in Canada every other day this year.
  • A Texas man shot 33-year-old Karkea Crenshaw to death when she ended their relationship and told him to move out of her apartment.
  • Arguments have broken out in BBC employees’ women’s groups, where older women pressing for equal pay and representation are being insulted and dismissed by younger women arguing that trans-identified males should be eligible for maternity leave.
  • James Kirkup wonders why MP Stephen Doughty appears to be trying to shut down open discussion in newspapers about issues related to the rapid rise in trans-identified young people.
  • Matthew Wright, who has hosted the UK Channel 5 show, The Wright Stuff, for the past 18 years, has quit the show rather than apologize to Paris Lees over a comment by guest Anne Hegerty that Lees “used to be a boy.”
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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