Women's Rights Today



Bill C-16 ensures that any man is legally considered to be a woman if he declares himself one. There is no other requirement. This legal fiction proved to be devastating for the rights of women and girls across Canada. [1]

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Violent male criminals, including sex offenders, are serving time in women’s prisons.[2]

Girls no longer have guaranteed single-sex spaces at schools and camps. [3]

Women are de-platformed, cancelled and fired for speaking out.[4]

Most MPs and media outlets refuse to stand up for women’s rights.

[1] https://www.feministcurrent.com/2020/10/26/canada-is-still-obligated-to-protect-womens-sex-based-rights

[2] https://www.keep-prisons-single-sex.org.uk/canada-womens-prisons

[3] https://www.cawsbar.ca/the-issues

[4] https://4w.pub/canadian-survivor-of-prostitution-fired-from-womens-shelter-over-feminist-views/

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