“This isn’t something that’s gone away”: Workplace sexual harassment victims’ group seeks continued funding, greater awareness

Why It Matters

The limelight may have faded, but the importance of the #MeToo movement hasn't. However, without adequate funding, programs designed to support sexual harassment survivors won't last.

Artscape tenants receive letter with first details of potential future for developments

Why It Matters

Since receiving a 30-day extension on its receivership until October, Artscape has been quiet about the future. Rintoul’s letter suggests mortgage owners will experience minimal changes, but residential and commercial leases may change hands.

UPDATED: Artscape crowdfunds for operational funding as receivership deadline shifts to October

Why It Matters

After failing to receive offers for its $22.5 development, Toronto Artscape is insolvent and in receivership. Hundreds in the arts community could lose access to premium spaces and sustainable industry support.

Tampons and pads are becoming more expensive. Mutual aid is here to help.

Why It Matters

Much has been made of mutual aid networks combating food insecurity during the pandemic. But these networks are also combatting period poverty as the cost of tampons and pads rises.