Topic: women in politics


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Crap, I’m Ineligible for Public Office

Today I am announcing my intention not to run in a future election. I have realized I may be ineligible for public office, having written erotic fanfiction, ... [ more ]

Today I am announcing my intention not to run in a future election. I have realized I ... [ more ]

Today I am announcing my intention not to run in a future election. I have realized I may be ineligible for public ... [ more ]

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Peter MacKay Sexism Bingo!

The amount of Peter MacKay-related facepalms this week just keeps growing. For anyone who hasn’t been following, the Canadian Conservative Justice Minister first blamed the ... [ more ]

The amount of Peter MacKay-related facepalms this week just keeps growing. For anyone who ... [ more ]

The amount of Peter MacKay-related facepalms this week just keeps growing. For anyone who hasn’t been following, the Canadian ... [ more ]

Jarrah Hodge at the Women's Forum 2013 podium

The News Media’s Troubled Relationship with Canadian Women

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s Forum des Femmes in Ottawa on Tuesday. I was part ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge I had the honour of speaking at Niki Ashton’s second Women’s Forum des Femmes in Ottawa ... [ more ]

Speak Out Against Slapstick Misogyny: A Stern Ethics Rant/Sermon for Hillary Haters

by Jessica Mason McFadden I’m going to take a moment to deliberately not be nice, for the first time on Gender Focus. It’s time ... [ more ]

by Jessica Mason McFadden I’m going to take a moment to deliberately not be ... [ more ]

by Jessica Mason McFadden I’m going to take a moment to deliberately not be nice, for the first time ... [ more ]

The Sexist Treatment of Julia Gillard, Australia’s First Woman PM

by Matilda Branson Sitting in Nepal, where I live and work, I see what is happening at home in Australia and despair at national ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson Sitting in Nepal, where I live and work, I see what ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson Sitting in Nepal, where I live and work, I see what is happening at home in ... [ more ]

Harper’s Gendered Attack on Justin Trudeau

by Matt Moir Michelle Rempel rolled her eyes and paused, choosing her words carefully. Standing in the lobby outside the House of Commons, the ... [ more ]

by Matt Moir Michelle Rempel rolled her eyes and paused, choosing her words carefully. ... [ more ]

by Matt Moir Michelle Rempel rolled her eyes and paused, choosing her words carefully. Standing in the lobby outside ... [ more ]