No Compromise: Our movement needs to do a better job of addressing sexual violence and misogyny within its ranks.

September 15, 2018

While most of us may be irritated but not surprised to deal with misogyny in our day-to-day lives, we don’t expect to experience it within our supposedly “woke” environmental organizations. Alongside the commitment to saving the planet from abuse, we’d like to assume preventing abuse and microaggressions between our comrades would also be a priority.

New Article: ‘We Made the Change by Talking about It’

September 1, 2018

My article “We made the change by talking about it” has been published in ‘Mapping Gender Violence,’ a special issue of Frontiers: a Journal of Women’s Studies Vol. 39 (2). Focusing on the Eugene, Oregon-based organization Cascadia Forest Defenders (CFD), this article examines repeated instances of sexual violence and harassment within the white-dominated environmental group between 2000 to 2005,