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Letter to My Dad

  A couple years ago, after CBC listeners were shocked when they realized that Jian Ghomeshi was a sexual predator and a twisted, abusive misogynist who BEAT young women, I wrote the letter that follows in a Facebook post to thank my father. I have a many things I'd like to add to this in light of the #MeToo movement, but I will write about those in future posts. And although this letter is specifically about women, the same holds for boys who have experienced abuse too. For now, I will stick with one extra comment because it emphasizes the...

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