Topic: women in politics


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Sifting Through Municipal Campaign Promises: Use an Intersectional Lens

As we approach the municipal election on November 15th, potential voters may feel unsure about which party or candidate represents the best interests of ... [ more ]

As we approach the municipal election on November 15th, potential voters may feel unsure ... [ more ]

As we approach the municipal election on November 15th, potential voters may feel unsure about which party or candidate ... [ more ]

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Why on Earth is Masturbation Still a Taboo Topic?

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% of men and 89% of women report having masturbated at ... [ more ]

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% ... [ more ]

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% of men and 89% of ... [ more ]

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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 ]