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Trevor Chow-Fraser

Apologies for the downtime

Over the last few weeks, we had some issues with our web server which meant the website was inconsistently available. It also means that emails to info@wendo.ca may not have been received. It should be sorted out now, but we…

A conversation with Flip the Script

Flip the Script Sexual Assault Resistance Education program is a 12-hour workshop at the University of Windsor. In February 2021, senior instructor Deb Chard spoke with Anne Redzinski in a one-hour interview for Flip The Script.

Wen-Do in Eastern Europe

Our Bodies, Our Wen-Do By Hanna Liubakova for Transitions With domestic violence rates in Belarus among the highest in Europe and few legal protections, some women are turning to self-defense classes. On an early Saturday morning some 15 women gather…

Laurier hosts Wen-Do self defence classes

By Olivia Jones for The Cord On Wednesday Jan. 23, the first class of a five-week series of Wen-Do Women’s Self Defence was hosted for students on the Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo campus. The Laurier Sexual Violence Education Action Group,…

Wen-Do Warrior

Arij Elmi gained the courage to speak up against racist comments after studying self-defense. Now she teaches other women to do the same By Megan Easton for University of Toronto Magazine The sounds of kids playing in Christie Pits Park on…