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Unfortunately, misconceptions and misinformation about this curriculum are continuing to make their way around the Internet, mostly because people seem bound and determined to willfully ignore the actual facts before forming an opinion. So today I'm ...
5 Myths and Facts About Ontario's Updated Sex Education Curriculum
Andy Wang, right, former Parliamentary assistant to Employment and Social Development Minister Pierre Poilievre, left, is now seeking Conservative Party nomination in the new Ottawa riding of Nepean.
High-profile Conservatives consider run in Nepean, but Harder accuses Poilievre of meddling
Women have made it to the upper rungs of Canada’s public service in numbers few other countries can claim only to find they don’t have the power and policy clout that men enjoyed when they ran the ...
Women reach top in PS but lack clout male counterparts had, study shows
Serial killer Robert Pickton was convicted on six counts of second-degree murder, but is suspected of killing dozens of women who went missing from Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
Robert Pickton, Pickton Victim
Robert Pickton's victims' families to get $50K each
B.C. missing women inquiry led to changes, but roots of violence remain
By Sheryl Sandberg and Adam GrantYears ago, while producing the hit TV series “The Shield,” Glen Mazzara noticed that two young female writers were quiet during story meetings. He pulled them aside and encouraged them to speak up more.Watch what happens when we do, they replied.Almost every time they started to speak, they were interrupted or shot down before finishing their pitch. When one had a good idea, a male writer would jump in and run with it before she could complete her ...
Kellie Leitch, the minister for the status of women, will attend the national roundtable with Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt in Ottawa on Feb. 27.
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Tories table plan to stop violence against aboriginal women and girls. Kellie Leitch, minister of Labour and Status of Women, has tabled the government's action plan to address family violence and violent crime against aboriginal women and girls.
Bernard Valcourt, Kellie Leitch to attend roundtable on murdered, missing aboriginal women
When Bertha Clark received an honourable discharge from the Royal Canadian Air Force after the Second World War, she dreamed of starting a life in the Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement. She was entitled to a section of land, wanted to live at home, close to nature and more importantly close to her family. Clark was devastated to learn that she could not own land within the settlement, simply because she was a woman.
Life & Times: Métis activist galvanized by early injustice
In California, a new breed of Brownie is learning about social justice instead of sewing, empowering young girls marginalised by the mainstream. Hannah Giorgis reports
Radical Brownies: is this the future of girl groups?
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Men really need to stop calling women crazy
Brooke Richardson and her husband Steve Lamb with two of their three children: Kai, 1, and Holly, 5. They're among the many families that won't see any benefit from the Stephen Harper government's income-splitting plan.
Planned Parenthood has $4 million to build a new clinic in New Orleans. So why is it still an empty lot?
Emma Watson launched a new anti-sexism initiative, IMPACT 10X10X10, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.