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Cancelled Women

Stories about women who have been cancelled, censored, or de-platformed.

Two Oregon Educators Fired After Speaking Out About Gender Identity Policies

Two Oregon Educators Fired After Speaking Out About Gender Identity Policies

“We had no idea the pushback for the resolutions would be so intense and vicious”

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Cancelled Women
Interview: Phyllis Chesler was Cancelled Before It was Cool

Interview: Phyllis Chesler was Cancelled Before It was Cool

Before the "transgender debate," there was Palestine.

Dana Vitalosova
Dana Vitalosova
Cancelled Women
Dirty Tactics, Clear Goal: Silencing Women

Dirty Tactics, Clear Goal: Silencing Women

Women’s rights activists targeted with doxxing and threats.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Cancelled Women
The Failed Attempt to Cancel Lesbian Spring Fest

The Failed Attempt to Cancel Lesbian Spring Fest

As lesbian spaces are increasingly under attack, the community came together to protect Germany's Lesbenfrühlingstreffen

Julia Beck
Julia Beck
lesbians
Canadian Survivor of Prostitution Fired From Women’s Shelter Over Feminist Views

Canadian Survivor of Prostitution Fired From Women’s Shelter Over Feminist Views

Valérie Pelletier was fired from a Montreal women’s agency for advocating for single-sex services on Facebook

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Identity Crisis
Borne of Cancellation, Feminist Radio Station WLRN Celebrates Five Years Strong

Borne of Cancellation, Feminist Radio Station WLRN Celebrates Five Years Strong

Founder Thistle Pettersen reflects on how her community’s many attempts to silence her only made her louder

Thistle M Pettersen
Thistle M Pettersen
Cancelled Women
Should Political Cartoonists Ever Self-Censor?

Should Political Cartoonists Ever Self-Censor?

Stella Perrett, cancelled political cartoonist, on self-censoring

Stella Perrett
Stella Perrett
Cancelled Women
Female-only App Giggle Launches New Social Media Feed, Giggle Talk

Female-only App Giggle Launches New Social Media Feed, Giggle Talk

The app and its founder have faced constant harassment, but Sall Grover is not deterred

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Technology