I’ve just launched a side project in the wee hours, called In Her Shoes. It’s my attempt to pull together support for the White Ribbon Campaign’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser, coming up on September 29th.
The White Ribbon Campaign was started by, among others, the late Jack Layton to end gender-based violence against women.
Each year men literally walk a mile wearing women’s shoes to help White Ribbon in their efforts to educate young men and boys on the issues of gender equality, respect and healthy relationships.
Here’s why I’m in: