Local News and Organizing

SFPIRG Needs Your Help!

SFPIRG is at risk of losing space at SFU, and we need your help! Please sign our petition, and read on below for how else you can help support our call for space at SFU! Sign the petition here: https://www.change.org/p/simon-fraser-university-save-sfpirg-and-provide-leased-space-on-campus This page contains background information about the situation that we find…
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Winter 2017 Closure

Hey folks! SFPIRG will be closed from December 8th 2017 until January 3rd 2018 for the Winter Break. Please note that staff will not be checking emails or voice mails during this time, and will not be available. If you have any inquiries, please direct them to info@sfpirg.ca and we…
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Issues and Readings

Article: Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex

This article is the one in which Kimberle Crenshaw, a renowned legal scholar and civil rights advocate, first coined the term intersectionality in reference to the intersection and interaction of social identities leading to a unique experience. It is quite academic, but definitely worth a read! Demarginalizing the Intersection of…
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