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Absolute Equality

Absolute Equality

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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

Fact-checking website seeks to cut through the spin in the 2015 election, it just needs a few loonies to get there

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

Ryerson announced Monday that former member of parliament and Toronto city councillor Olivia Chow has been appointed to a three-year term as a 'distinguished visiting professor.'

Olivia Chow appointed professor at Toronto's Ryerson University

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

Women's Campaign Fund

Women's Campaign Fund

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.

B.C. missing women inquiry led to changes, but roots of violence remain

Aboriginal men must do their part to help end the pattern of deaths and disappearances of native women, but they also need help overcoming lingering residential school issues, says AFN head Perry Bellegarde

AFN chief urges native men to help protect women

The government begs off on questions about judicial diversity leaving us without answers on how often women are applying and being appointed to be judges

Why don't we have more female judges? -

In order to move forward, Canadians must stop seeing aboriginal people as the sole authors of their own health and social conditions

Janet Smylie: Put an end to racism in the ER

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.

Bernard Valcourt, Kellie Leitch to attend roundtable on murdered, missing aboriginal women

Craig Scott: Why make it hard to vote? | National Post

Craig Scott: Why make it hard to vote?

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?

Embrace Your Emma Watson and Become a Mentor

Embrace Your Emma Watson and Become a Mentor

National Women's Political Caucus

Quota Database | quotaProject: Global Database of Quotas for Women

Men really need to stop calling women crazy - The Washington Post

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.

Up For Debate | Up For Debate

Up For Debate | Up For Debate

Planned Parenthood has $4 million to build a new clinic in New Orleans. So why is it still an empty lot?

It involves the royal Land Rover.

Emma Watson launched a new anti-sexism initiative, IMPACT 10X10X10, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

City for All Women Initiative

City for All Women Initiative | Women Inspiring a City for All