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Shattering the Highest Glass Ceiling in Scotland?

Meryl Kenny and Fiona Mackay

It has been a week of firsts: the election of Nicola Sturgeon as the first female First Minister of Scotland followed by the announcement that… 807 more words

Federal leaders need to dust off debate on women's issues, says new campaign

In 1984, three federal leaders debated women’s issues on national television. It was the only election debate of its kind in Canadian history.

But now, 30 years later, a new campaign is pushing federal leaders to put women’s issues back on the table in time for the 2015 election. 273 more words

Ottawa

Why Young Women should Vote - Keep sexism out of policy

Nice video by Lena Dunham on why it is so important to vote in the midterm elections. This is your chance to keep sexism out of policies in Washington. 27 more words

Girls Empowerment