If we really want to push feminist policies, alleviate intersectional barriers, and achieve equity, then we’ll have to get our hands dirty, challenge power, and revolt.
Women participate in the January 2017 Ottawa Women’s March. Clara Zetkin knew feminism had to be intersectional when she wrote, 'Bourgeois feminism and the movement of proletarian women are two fundamentally different social movements,' writes Erica Ifill. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
OTTAWA—International Women’s Day (IWD) is a joke in North America and deserves to be ridiculed.
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The 'biggest point of concern right now' is 'making sure that we keep those shipments of fresh vegetables and other commodities rolling in by truck across the border, truck or train,' says John Manley.
The number of lobbying files connected to COVID-19 has exploded in the last week, with 90 registrations for 55 organizations outlining plans to push federal officials on issues ranging from policy to funding.
In Canada, separate projects are underway that would combine phone location data with positive COVID-19 diagnoses to notify individuals about potential exposure in what their creators say are privacy-friendly ways.
It’s still unclear how much the support will ultimately cost, and how many businesses and organizations will apply and receive such assistance, though Prime Minister Trudeau acknowledged that the 'costs keep climbing.'