Canada is facist?


Our centre receives a lot of criticism about our stance on decolonization. See picture below. So the logic here is that people who chose to fight and die for this country and its freedom only did so for people who are nationalist sycophants! All those that do not feel the same should be shamed for … Continue reading Canada is facist?

We ask you to listen


Listen: Lament of Confederation Today, and everyday, we ask that you listen. Listen to the voices reaching out from these lands. If you are a settler, as many of us are, listen to the voices of those whose lands we occupy, continue to occupy, and continue to colonize with the instruments of government and settler law. … Continue reading We ask you to listen

COMMUNITY SAFETY NOTICE: Man who filmed women in Third Space women’s centre


COMMUNITY SAFETY NOTICE Please be advised that a man named Tristan Harris (pictured below), along with another unknown man, recently filmed two women in the UVic Women’s Centre without their consent or knowledge. Tristan Harris then posted an edited version to Youtube shaming the Women’s Centre for standing against white supremacy. One of the women … Continue reading COMMUNITY SAFETY NOTICE: Man who filmed women in Third Space women’s centre

UVSS: Why you always lying?


The June 7 Third Space Meeting had 9 collective members present. I was one of them. At the start of the meeting, the chair discussed that this meeting would be confidential and similar to an in-camera meeting because of the confidential nature of information that would be shared. The 3 UVSS Directors in the room … Continue reading UVSS: Why you always lying?

UVSS: unaccountable bias!


How your student fees go down the drain An account of the meeting with UVSS Board of Directors **note this was not written by the Women’s Centre, but by a collective member who prefers to stay anonymous. This is the opinion and experience of one of our members.** On Wednesday June 7, the Women’s Centre … Continue reading UVSS: unaccountable bias!

UVSS Dir. of Finance ethics?


Recently our collective had a meeting with a few executives from the University of Victoria Student’s Society. In order to create a safe space for our members to share their stories we told the visiting UVSS execs that the meeting was confidential, a closed door meeting. The executives agreed and began our meeting. During the … Continue reading UVSS Dir. of Finance ethics?