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June 30, 2016

Perogie Power

I was enjoying the lovely Wednesday Farmer's Market with a friend. We were eating perogies and looking at the vendors and having a great time. When we started crossing into the next aisle, a man with a walker told us to stop eating our lunch because 'perogies aren't diet food.' I felt tears sting my eyes because I have struggled with my weight and eating habits since I was 10,…
June 14, 2016

New submission from J.E

I was out for a walk with my toddler around 2 pm,and noticed a man waiting at the bus stop on the corner and staring at me, so I turned on to Park street to avoid him. I then heard someone walking behind me.I had a bad feeling.I stopped,then heard the footsteps behind me stop,confirming that he had been following me. I turned and looked at him he just stood…
February 3, 2016

R’s Story

I was on my way walking to work and I had to cross the street at George and McDonnel towards the church and a car full of students pulled up too far onto the crosswalk and I had to walk around in front of their car. They then proceeded to drive up behind me and began screaming at me something about how I needed new clothing and how ugly I…


Aylmer St

so i was sitting outside of my apartment on Aylmer between Dublin and London and noticed my neighbour from 580 Aylmer was really obviously watching a person in a skirt walk past his porch. He watched them walk all the way down Aylmer, all the while making comments outloud to himself about how ‘sexy’ this … Continued

Regarding the Trial of Jian Ghomeshi

Hollaback! Canada Joint Statement   We believe people who share their stories We stand in solidarity with Lucy DeCoutere, Linda Redgrave, and others who have bravely shared their stories. We stand with Kathryn Borel, Reva Seth, Zoe Kazan, and anyone else who has reported harassment or assault. We believe there are many stories that have … Continued

Trans Day of Resiliency: Friday September 18th, 2015

We have been working so hard over the past few months to make this event happen. We are so proud to be hosting Peterborough’s first Trans & Gender Variant Panel followed by the first Trans March with Courage Peterborough, PARN, & Rainbow Youth. Have you ever wanted to listen to a bunch of trans and … Continued