Tag: women in politics

“Because if mamas don’t fight for the children…who will?”

Standing outside today admiring a sky so blue it felt like I hadn’t ever seen one before, I suddenly felt such gratitude for something as simple as the clean,sea air filling my lungs. We take it for granted…and we shouldn’t.  I’ve been coughing the last couple…

Because it’s 2016: Leaked document details text messages received by former NDP nomination race candidate, Georgia Collins

As an ardent observer of politics and the political process I have always been keen to situations and incidents that may serve to turn more people off the political process.. and keep people out of it Case in point was the September posting of…

Don’t give me a damn thing… just because I happen to be a woman.

I’ve always been a staunch supporter of women in politics, it just makes sense. We make up over half of the population and yet only one out of every 5 people elected to office in Canada is a woman. Not acceptable by my standards, or…