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Doreen Nicoll | Bill C-237 would offer financial incentives to ensure gender parity during elections. Unfortunately, it will be voted down by the Liberal government.
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David J. Climenhaga | It is a hopeful sign that yesterday saw the announcement by the Alberta government of its plan to improve gender equality and increase women's economic security.
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Kate McInturff | Prime Minister Trudeau declared himself a feminist on the global stage last week. He appointed a gender-equal cabinet. Now it's time to deliver more than a gesture. Now it's time to pay for lunch.
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Pro Bono, Celia Chandler | Let those 30 women and men in Justin Trudeau's cabinet show us all that sex is irrelevant to merit. And please let that viewpoint trickle down into all parts of society, even law.
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Frieda Werden | At a conference titled Women in the Catholic Church: What Francis Needs to Know, feminist theologians and ecumenical leaders discuss women's roles in Catholicism.
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Mary Cornish | For the second year, the Ontario government officially recognizes Equal Pay Day, a day dedicated to shining a light on the persistent problem of pay inequities experienced by women in the province.
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Bethany Hindmarsh | Environmental and gender justice needs to be a priority at the university level.
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David J. Climenhaga | Surely this ironic juxtaposition is a hint the commitment of the Prentice government to the rights of women is not very deep or particularly sincere.
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David J. Climenhaga | Very little of the money from the Tory income-splitting dodge will get to people who need it.
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Africafiles, Heather Yundt | Awra Amba, a community in northern Ethiopia, has rejected aid and embraced equality for more than 40 years.
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Julie Gorecki | Women's organizations met at the People's Climate March and united under one message: "there will be no climate justice without gender justice."
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Meghan Murphy | A recent statement from the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre implies that criminalizing johns will negatively impact the safety of prostitutes, despite evidence that legalization has done far more harm.