As 2008 fades into memory, one can't help but point out that it was an interesting year for women. 2008 marked the year that women became equal to men - at least according to the Harper government.
While the rest of Canada had their sights set in October on who to choose for our next prime minister, many of us in the Native community were waiting for another big announcement to happen.
Women's groups are indignant that protests in support of the Harper government are being scheduled on Dec. 6, which is the national day of remembrance and action on violence against women.
Pauline Niles, trailblazer for women in the trades.
Stark Raven: Prison Justice
Christine tells her story of how she almost died after not receiving proper medical treatment from the privatized health services at the Alouette Correctional Centre for Women in Maple Ridge, BC.