Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby's Hamilton Show To Be Focus Of Protest

CBC | Posted 12.18.2014 | Canada

A Hamilton writer is recruiting people to buy tickets to comedian Bill Cosby's upcoming performance in the city so they can disrupt the show ins...

'Gone Girl' and Sexual Assault

Lauren Messervey | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada
Lauren Messervey

Gone Girl was one of the movies that I was most excited to see this year. I love David FIncher's work, and being something of a feminist, I was intrig...

Women's Groups Line Up To Stop Cosby's Canadian Shows

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada TV

Women's groups in Ontario are lining up to stop two of Bill Cosby's shows from happening in the province next month. The comedian, who is facing a ...

Beverly Johnson Claims Bill Cosby Drugged Her

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada Style

Another model has stepped forward with shocking claims against Bill Cosby. Supermodel Beverly Johnson—the first black woman to land the cover of ...

What I Hear When You Call My Unborn Daughter a "Drama Queen"

Vicki Murphy | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Living
Vicki Murphy

"Good luck with the little drama queen," they say when they find out I'm expecting a girl. It seems we gals have a rep right out of the womb -- as dramatic, irrational whack-jobs. So, when one of us is assaulted and comes forward, many people instantly think: oh she's exaggerating, seeking attention or revenge or a payday. It's a pattern, after all.

Canadian Woman Makes Allegations Against Bill Cosby

Global News | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Canadian woman who scored an invitation to audition for Bill Cosby in the 1980s, for a role on The Cosby Show, has come forward with allegations abo...

Bill Cosby's Signature Tells Us More About Him Than You Think

Annette Poizner | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada Living
Annette Poizner

The first letter of his surname has been distorted and made into an overarching awning which protects the surname, representing the public self or the professional self. In fact, some of the letters of the last name are tucked away, hidden beneath that dominant arcade, as if tucked away from public view. What do we know about Bill Cosby's private life?

Bill Cosby's Shows Will Go On In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada TV

Bill Cosby is still scheduled to perform three Canadian tour dates in January in the wake of a series of sexual assault allegations. The comedian s...

Roseanne Jokes About 'Tussle' With Bill Cosby

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada TV

Leave it to fearless comedienne Roseanne Barr to make a joke at precisely the wrong time. The 62-year-old actress and stand-up comic tweeted a phot...

We Can't Stop Violence Against Women If We Love Celebrity Abusers

Sandra Hawken Diaz | Posted 11.25.2014 | Canada Living
Sandra Hawken Diaz

Sure there are stars who saw temporary road bumps in their career for their publicized violence against women like Roman Polanski, Mel Gibson, Chris Brown, Tommy Lee, Ike Turner, Bobby Brown and Nicholas Cage. But most of them bounced back and continue to have devoted fans. What message does that send to women who have been abused? That their life is not as important as a great film or song or game or show? What does it say about each of us that we likely have admitted to appreciating the talent of at least one famous abuser?

Bill Cosby's London, Ont. Appearance In Jeopardy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada Living

LONDON, Ont. - A newly elected city councillor in London, Ont., is joining a women's centre in calling for Bill Cosby to cancel his upcoming show in t...

Women Unlikely To Ever Have Their Cases Heard

CBC | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada

The many women now accusing Bill Cosby of decades-old sexual assaults are unlikely to ever see their cases in U.S. court because the maximum time fo...

Janice Dickinson Accuses Bill Cosby Of Sexual Assault

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Style

The "World's First Supermodel" Janice Dickinson has accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault, claiming the comedian raped her in a hotel room in 1982. ...

He Once Joked About Putting Substances In Women's Drinks

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada TV

Bill Cosby, currently facing allegations that he drugged and raped women, once did a comedy routine about slipping a substance into females' drinks. ...

Disbelief Is Rape Culture's Strongest Ally

Olivia Collette | Posted 11.11.2014 | Canada Living
Olivia Collette

It's normal that we don't want to believe the absolute worst about ourselves, but until we come to terms with how we create and participate in what we are, we can't possibly expect to correct any injustices.

What the Hell is Going on in Fort McMurray?

Theresa Wells | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Alberta
Theresa Wells

What the hell indeed is going on in Fort McMurray, you might ask. How did I get to spend time talking to Malcolm Gladwell, and Bill Cosby? What is bringing these people so far north? Well, what is bringing them is the Northern Insights speaker series from the Fort McMurray Public Library - but I think what is really drawing them in is the narrative of this community.