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Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | September 14, 2023
Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth Marci Ien, left, and Minister of Environment and Climate Change Steven Guilbeault. Emergency-driven food and housing insecurities prove most difficult for women with young and elderly dependents and lower incomes, writes Paulette Senior. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | September 14, 2023
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | September 14, 2023
Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth Marci Ien, left, and Minister of Environment and Climate Change Steven Guilbeault. Emergency-driven food and housing insecurities prove most difficult for women with young and elderly dependents and lower incomes, writes Paulette Senior. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendicino is sponsor of Bill C-21, the federal government’s proposed new firearms law. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendicino is sponsor of Bill C-21, the federal government’s proposed new firearms law. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | March 16, 2022
After years of feminist advocacy, Canada is finally investing in national action planning to address gendered abuse. Too many lives have been needlessly, tragically lost and the human and economic toll has been staggering. It has costed us billions of tax dollars: $7.4-billion annually to deal with the aftermath of spousal violence in Canada alone, as measured in 2009, writes Paulette Senior. Image courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | March 16, 2022
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | March 16, 2022
After years of feminist advocacy, Canada is finally investing in national action planning to address gendered abuse. Too many lives have been needlessly, tragically lost and the human and economic toll has been staggering. It has costed us billions of tax dollars: $7.4-billion annually to deal with the aftermath of spousal violence in Canada alone, as measured in 2009, writes Paulette Senior. Image courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | December 16, 2021
Minister for Women and Gender Equality Marci Ien, pictured Nov. 8, 2021, arriving for the Liberals' caucus meeting in the West Block in Ottawa. 'We need gender justice to be positioned as a central goal in government, and it can’t just be a matter of remedial responses. We need a sea change,' writes Paulette Senior. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | December 16, 2021
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | December 16, 2021
Minister for Women and Gender Equality Marci Ien, pictured Nov. 8, 2021, arriving for the Liberals' caucus meeting in the West Block in Ottawa. 'We need gender justice to be positioned as a central goal in government, and it can’t just be a matter of remedial responses. We need a sea change,' writes Paulette Senior. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | May 12, 2021
The burdens of gendered care work have long been an obstacle in achieving gender justice. Women carry the bulk of housework and child and elder care responsibilities and are less likely to be supported in the process, writes Paulette Senior. Pexels photograph by William Fortunato
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | May 12, 2021
Opinion | BY PAULETTE SENIOR | May 12, 2021
The burdens of gendered care work have long been an obstacle in achieving gender justice. Women carry the bulk of housework and child and elder care responsibilities and are less likely to be supported in the process, writes Paulette Senior. Pexels photograph by William Fortunato