Nfld. & Labrador

On Thursday's CrossTalk: Backlash against feminists

FemFest NL has already generated a big reaction even though it hasn't started yet.
FemFest NL heralds itself as "a festival of all things feminist." It runs from Aug 25-28, 2016 in St. John's, Newfoundland. (CBC)

FemFest NL starts Thursday evening in St. John's.

And it's already generated reaction, as Telegram reporter Tara Bradbury found out the hard way when she wrote an article outlining the event.

Our question for you:

Are you surprised that a feminist festival is drawing a backlash?

Ramona's guests are both involved in FemFest NL.

Share your thoughts with Ruth Lawrence and Zaren Healey White.

Here's how to get in touch:

Call 709-722-7111 in the St. John's area, or toll-free 1-800-563-8255.

Tweet to Ramona Dearing.

Listen live online here.

We're on after the noon Newfoundland news and weather (11:30 a.m. in most of Labrador).

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