Newspaper article The Canadian Press

CFL Taking Part in 'Call It Out' Campaign to End Violence against Women

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

CFL Taking Part in 'Call It Out' Campaign to End Violence against Women

Article excerpt

CFL takes part in campaign to end gender-based violence

--

EDMONTON - The Canadian Football League is joining a new campaign aimed at ending violence against women.

The "Call It Out" campaign urges people to be more than a bystander when they see gender-based violence taking place.

Other participants include the Ending Violence Association Canada, Status of Women Canada and the United Steelworkers.

The Ending Violence Association has been working with CFL players, coaches and staff as part of a league-wide initiative begun in 2015 to respond proactively to any allegation of gender-based violence.

This year's Grey Cup game will feature broadcast-visible LED sideline signage, an in-stadium video and an accompanying social media campaign with the message that everyone has a role to play. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.