Referendum Delayed Until 2015

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The referendum on the Constitutional Amendment Bills regarding gender equality has, once again, been postponed. MP for Bain and Grants Town Dr. Bernard Nottage made the announcement in the House of Assembly on… Continue reading

Feminist high school boys declare: “I am a feminist”

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Originally posted on Feminist Teacher:
Thinks boys can’t be feminists? The seven boys who have taken my high school feminism class in the last two years disagree. They even got together to make…

The Four Bills: What are they for?

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The Constitutional Commission has presented four Constitutional Amendment Bills for consideration. The language of the Bills can be difficult to understand, so we have distilled them for ease of understanding. The four Bills… Continue reading

HOA Debate on Equality Bills

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Members of the Coalition to End Gender-based Violence & Discrimination were present, last Wednesday, for the beginning of the debate on the four proposed Bills in the House of Assembly. The Constitutional Commission… Continue reading

The Bahamas Crisis Centre Educational Session

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The Bahamas Crisis Centre invited volunteers to attend an educational session on the Constitutional Amendment Bills delivered by the Constitutional Commission on Thursday evening. Three of our five groups were able to attend.… Continue reading

Equality Bills Educational Forum

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We wanted to learn more about the proposed Constitutional Amendment Bills, so we went to the Educational Forum held by the Constitutional Commission at the College of The Bahamas on Tuesday evening. The… Continue reading