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Why 10,000 Flags Doesn’t Mean I Hate Women

[This is an expanded version of the letter to the editor published in The Ontarion] As a woman, I always find it strange when I’m accused of hating women and wanting to rob them of their rights. Of course I … Continue reading

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“Are you seeing what I’m seeing?” A Perceptual Controversy (not about a dress)

There are a couple of experiences that I’m fairly certain I’ll never have in my life. For instance, I’m fairly certain I’ll never go to Utah, or eat pickled eggs, or try bog snorkelling. Not to say those experiences are bad…I’m sure they’re … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead

You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right. – Rosa Parks  A little over a week ago I spent a weekend in a place that seemed too good to be true, a made-up land perhaps…actually … Continue reading

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Q&A: What About Overpopulation?

This question comes up a lot.  On the surface, it seems to make sense: we want future generations to be able to enjoy this lovely earth and all the wonders of nature, without overcrowding and destroying the place.  Thus, we … Continue reading

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Speak Up: They Can’t Hear You on the Hill

Recently, I had the opportunity to meet with a local MP to discuss the upcoming vote on Motion 312.  For those who aren’t familiar with it, Motion 312 proposes the formation of a committee to discuss the Criminal Code’s definition … Continue reading

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Press Release: Ontario students want abortion debate but abortion advocates unwilling to defend their position

March 14, 2012: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ontario students want abortion debate but abortion advocates unwilling to defend their position Toronto, ON: This March, two Ontario university clubs are hosting abortion debates on campus, but pro-choicers have been unwilling to debate.  … Continue reading

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Women’s Rights vs. Women’s Rights

In Canada, it is legal to get an abortion through all nine months of pregnancy – no questions asked. Women might seek abortions because they don’t feel ready to have a child, because they can’t support one financially, or because … Continue reading

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