Female leaders, MPs, changing political conversation for better

'Do women have the capacity to change politics? Absolutely. But in order for them to succeed, they need to be in true positions of power—and have the confidence of their colleagues in the face of many competing pressures, including unrelenting party discipline. This is no easy task,' writes Nancy Peckford.

Interim Conservative Party Leader Rona Ambrose. Many dismissed the Conservative Party’s about-face on an inquiry into murdered and missing Indigenous women, but Equal Voice's Nancy Peckford says she's not convinced. Ms. Ambrose leveraged her new power to to change a critically important conversation. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Nancy Peckford

PUBLISHED : Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 8:56 PM

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