Tag Archives: women

Time to say no to 'manels' of experts Time to say no to ‘manels’ of experts
By Shannon Sampert
Backgrounder: Kids in Care in Canada: The Alarming Facts
By Neeta Das McMurtry

What happens to kids who authorities determine can’t live safely with their own parents or caregivers? Thousands of Canadian children are in this situation right now.

It’s time to stop treating pregnancy like a disease

André Picard.
The Globe and Mail

Backgrounder: Girls in Canada subject to dating violence, self-harm, low self-esteem, racial discrimination

Despite advances over the years, girls in Canada face pressures — new and old — that limit their potential. Canadian statistics and research findings prove that the real-life challenges of girls have not been addressed — particularly for girls who are marginalized, such as immigrant, Indigenous, racialized, or rural girls.