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This Week In Headlines: September 4 to September 10, 2022

News stories you don’t want to miss, from the week of September 4 to September 10, 2022: 

September 4, 2022 | CBC Manitoba | “Winnipeg basketball tournament aims to reduce period poverty for Zimbabwe women, girls” 

September 4, 2022 | CBC | “RCMP feared that Mounties might leak operational plans to convoy protesters: documents” 

September 4, 2022 | NPR | “His mom and sister were killed by domestic violence. Now, he’s trying to help others” 

September 4, 2022 | Toronto Star | “Death threats. Racist taunts. Vows of violence. Inside the increasingly personal attacks targeting Canadian female journalists” 

September 4, 2022 | CTV News World | “She moved to the U.S. with big dreams and met a boyfriend on Craigslist. Then she vanished” 

September 5, 2022 | The New Yorker | “The victim who became the accused” 

September 5, 2022 | The Guardian, UK | “‘I didn’t want it anywhere near me’: how the Apple AirTag became a gift to stalkers” 

September 5, 2022 | Toronto Star | “A teen helped translate for her mother with police, legal aid and social services. Her account exposes barriers immigrant women face while escaping domestic violence” 

September 6, 2022 | Global News Winnipeg | “Winnipeg craft brewery to change design on cans in support of MMIWG” 

September 6, 2022 | CBC Manitoba | “Few women are running for office in Winnipeg—and only one is trying to knock off an incumbent” 

September 6, 2022 | CBC Manitoba | “Cree athlete returns to Manitoba with 8 medals from dragon boat world championship” 

September 6, 2022 | Halifax Examiner, OPINION | “The bravery of Lisa Banfield, the cowardice of Greg Wiley” 

September 7, 2022 | CBC Manitoba | “‘She’s a hero’: Slain mother of 5 among victims ID’d in mass stabbing”

September 8, 2022 | HuffPost | “Anna Kendrick Opens Up About Past Abuse: ‘My Body Still Believes That It Was My Fault’” 

September 8, 2022 | Toronto Star | “Three questions on workplace equity and inclusion everyone can ask themselves” 

September 9, 2022 | Pamela Cross Blog on GBV; Blog post/Opinion Piece | “Running for their lives: Mothers should not have to go on the run to keep their children safe”