• Women at Home
    and Women
    at Work

    Have you ever wondered what goes through someone’s mind when they are asked the dreaded cocktail hour..

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  • A Just World?

    I was raped. It was no urban legend. No deranged stranger jumped out of a dark alley to attack me on my way home from bible study...

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  • Wellness and You

    Work gets in the way, family gets in the way, volunteer commitments get in the way, and occasionally the television and sofa get in the way too...

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Panty Raid

It has recently come to my attention that some women coordinate their bras and panties. And they don't just match colours, they buy the sets together...

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Florence Booth House, Toronto

Located in the downtown core, Florence Booth House was opened in 2000 with the intent of being a temporary shelter for that winter. In February of this year, we celebrated our 7th anniversary, proving the need is still very real...

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Champagne with Potato Chips?

You really can drink wine with just about anything, according to a new web site devoted to food and wine pairings. Zinfandel with your Tex-Mex? Not a problem. A little Chardonnay with your fried chicken take-out? Delicious. Pinot Noir and wild boar? Why not, says Natalie MacLean...

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News & Events

Eating Between the Lines: Health and Literacy (Connections for Canadians)

42% of Canadians struggle with basic reading and writing. The International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) (1995;2003) shows strong links among literacy skills, employment and poverty, and thus health...

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Think Before You Go Pink

The Breast Cancer Action (BCA) group wants consumers to think about how much money is actually going to the “cure” before purchasing something with a little pink ribbon on it...

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Do you Fancy Cat Sitting

My ideal holiday involves sun, by a pool, a never-ending supply of chilled diet coke, and a sky-high pile of novels to read while the stresses of home and school evaporate...

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About Edwards Magazine

Edwards Magazine is a Canadian feminist online publication that captures the feel of a print magazine in an exclusively online format. We want to offer an interesting and easily accessible publication that gives Canadian women the information about women's health and politics both from a Canadian and an international perspective.

The content of Edwards Magazine will speak to the issues that were important to its namesake, Henrietta Muir Edwards, as they relate to Canadian women today. These include social, health, and political issues. To achieve this, Edwards Magazine will create a community made up of readers, contributors, and management who together will ensure the primary interests of Edwards Magazine are maintained. Edwards Magazine will be a source of inspiration for women who seek change. And it will celebrate women who have stood up to the task of change and have become our role model, just as Henrietta Muir Edwards did.

If you would like to be part of the Edwards team, please see our submissions page.