Topic: canadian politics


Justin Trudeau and Cabinet photo

It’s 2015. Let’s Stop Pretending Equity is a Barrier to Hiring the Right Person for the Job

That we have finally achieved gender parity in the cabinet is cause for celebration. At the same time, I can’t help but feel extremely ... [ more ]

That we have finally achieved gender parity in the cabinet is cause for celebration. ... [ more ]

That we have finally achieved gender parity in the cabinet is cause for celebration. At the same time, I ... [ more ]

Federal party leaders - Duceppe, Mulcair, Trudeau, May

Federal Leaders Take Part in Historic Discussion of Women’s Issues

On Monday evening, we saw the first national debate on women’s issues between party leaders in Canada since 1984. The original event, which would have ... [ more ]

On Monday evening, we saw the first national debate on women’s issues between party leaders ... [ more ]

On Monday evening, we saw the first national debate on women’s issues between party leaders in Canada since 1984. The ... [ more ]

Rachel Notley speaking at a podium

Enjoying the Lack of Sexist Media Coverage of Rachel Notley

In many ways, the media made quite a remarkable anomaly out of Notley and her ‘Crue,' refusing to tear her down to the extent ... [ more ]

In many ways, the media made quite a remarkable anomaly out of Notley and ... [ more ]

In many ways, the media made quite a remarkable anomaly out of Notley and her ‘Crue,' refusing to tear ... [ more ]

wynnefeat

Can’t Ignore Race When Talking About Gains in Politics

It was Rosemary Brown who once said: “Until all of us have made it, none of us have made it.” It seems this message ... [ more ]

It was Rosemary Brown who once said: “Until all of us have made it, ... [ more ]

It was Rosemary Brown who once said: “Until all of us have made it, none of us have made ... [ more ]

Zaynab Khadr on a Hudson's Bay blanket on Parliament Hill, wearing a niqab

#dresscodePM and Why We Should All Support Women Who Choose to Wear the Niqab

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State needs to do is step ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State ... [ more ]

parliamenthill

Harper’s Apathy About Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Should Be On Our Radar

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime Minister of the better part of a decade, Stephen Harper, ... [ more ]

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime ... [ more ]

"It isn't high on our radar, to be honest." This is what our Prime Minister of the better part ... [ more ]