• In the Blog

    Learning to be an Ally in Indigenous Activism

    April 8th, 2021     by Raiyah Patel     Comments

    “I had good intentions, but quickly learned that I could not understand Shannen’s struggle. I could never experience the pain and injustice caused by colonization’s legacy, or the unfairness of having inadequate schooling. So how could I confront the injustice I witnessed? This question helped me realize I could ally with Indigenous-led movements.” READ MORE

  • Announcements

    Call for volunteer circulation manager!

    April 5th, 2021     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless magazine, a Canadian, independent, feminist voice for teens with marginalized genders, is looking for a volunteer circulation manager. Are you an organizational whiz? Do you love spreadsheets and systems? Do you have a commitment to anti-oppression and inclusive feminist politics? Do you have some time to volunteer and a vision for Shameless? Then we need you. READ MORE

  • Announcements

    Call for volunteer editors!

    April 5th, 2021     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless magazine, Canada’s independent, feminist voice for teens with marginalized genders, is hiring volunteer editors for multiple positions. Are you devoted to grassroots publishing? Do you have a commitment to anti-oppression and inclusive feminist politics? Do you have some time to volunteer, and a vision for Shameless? Then we need you. READ MORE

  • Announcements

    The 2021 Talking Back Feminist Media Conference: Callout for Breaktime Activities and Volunteers!

    February 17th, 2021     by Team Shameless     Comments

    We are seeking creative short activities for breaktimes, and other conference volunteers! READ MORE

  • In the Blog

    Hey, Progressives: Please Stop Being Jerks about Disability

    February 12th, 2021     by Denise Reich     Comments

    With allies like these, do we need enemies? READ MORE

  • Announcements

    Tickets Sales Are OPEN! The 2021 Talking Back Feminist Media Conference

    February 11th, 2021     by Team Shameless     Comments

    The 2021 Conference takes place online the weekend of March 13-14. The conference theme is Feminist Media as Social Justice. READ MORE

  • Announcements

    The Performance Issue Is Out Now!

    February 3rd, 2021     by Sheila Sampath     Comments

    Dear Shameless readers, we hope that this issue finds you as well as can be, given everything that’s happening in the world, and everything that has happened since our last issue. READ MORE

  • Blog Series

    A Tale Of Two Spectrums: The Challenges of Being Both Queer and Autistic

    January 25th, 2021     by Lucinda Thee     Comments

    “Many autistic people may come out as LGBTQ+ while some of their neurotypical peers may not because of two traits that many autistic people share: a lack of adherence to social norms and a strong sense of honesty. Openly identifying as queer may come a little easier to folks who aren’t tied to social expectations of gender and feel the need to tell the truth. However, LGBTQ+ autistic people who occupy these two dual spectrums face massive challenges in their day-to-day lives.” READ MORE

  • In the Blog

    The Gut

    January 20th, 2021     by Camille Côté     Comments

    Camille Côté shares her experiences through creative non-fiction about looking back on the importance of listening to your body. In the midst of an unhealthy relationship, intense family changes and illness, and just trying to get through the day as a young person and comedian in her early 20’s, Camille struggled with the dissonance of trying to ignore her gut and how important it is to listen to what your body is trying to tell you. Content warning for mentions of drug use. READ MORE

  • In the Blog

    Depression, Debt, and Disparities: How Women’s Finances Affect Their Mental Health

    January 10th, 2021     by Ainsley Lawrence     Comments

    Finances are about far more than one’s standard of living. They mean more than just having the luxury of going out and buying that designer handbag you’ve had your eye on or making sure you’re getting around town in a truly tricked-out ride. Financial issues are, fundamentally, a matter of social justice. And, increasingly, they’re linked to overall quality of life. Economic disparities are being linked to health disparities. This includes not only inequities in access … READ MORE