A burning question for observers of the SNC-Lavalin affair is whether former cabinet ministers Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott, who publicly opposed actions of...Read More The stifling conformity of party discipline
To run and seek office is an act of courage. I was brave enough to do it in high school at Winston Churchill Collegiate...Read More Good policymaking requires women around the table
La tempête politique que subit le gouvernement de Justin Trudeau, fondée sur une soi-disant ingérence auprès de la ministre de la Justice et procureure...Read More L’affaire SNC-Lavalin : l’enjeu communicationnel
Since the election of Donald Trump and the emergence of the #MeToo movement, the public is increasingly paying attention to the treatment of women...Read More Women politicians must still bend to gender stereotypes
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In 1988, Svend Robinson, MP for Burnaby, BC, at the time, made national headlines after holding a press conference announcing he was gay. As...Read More The complicated web of stereotypes LGBTQ candidates face
When it was launched in July 2016, the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) — Canada’s main child care benefit at the national level — was...Read More Have women disappeared from the messaging around child care?
In the days after Jody Wilson-Raybould’s resignation from federal cabinet, reports suggested she was difficult, not a team player, and even “mean.” Supporters denounced...Read More Racialized and women politicians still get different news treatment