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Svea Vikander, University of Toronto
| February 10, 2016
Image: YouTube
| February 9, 2016
Feminist Current

The Guerrilla Feminist Collective vs. Roosh V.

February 6, 2016
| Meghan Murphy speaks with Jen Kim and Emily Monaghan -- members of the Guerrilla Feminist Collective -- about the protest the planned in response to Roosh V.'s misogyny.
Length: 17:27 minutes (15.98 MB)
| February 5, 2016
February 5, 2016 |
The House of Commons has adopted an NDP motion that could result in creating a new pay equity law that puts the onus on employers to provide pay equity.
Svea Vikander, basement window
| February 4, 2016
Svea Vikander, age 15
| February 3, 2016
Two aprons -- Superman and Wonder Woman
| February 2, 2016
Viola Desmond, 1914-1965. A civil rights icon in Canada, she inspired people to
| February 2, 2016

With a feminist prime minister, can feminist policy be far behind?

Photo: Canada 2020/flickr

With the House of Commons back in session, the three-month-old Trudeau government gets to demonstrate its priorities. So far the government has been a study in ambiguities.

Speaking in Davos, the prime minister made himself clear on one important point: he is a feminist. You can watch him say it in the top video of the 2016 World Economic Forum.

In a panel discussion on pay equity, he underlined how feminism was not just something for women. Men and boys should not be afraid to say they were feminists, said Justin Trudeau.


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