I’m starting by writing this

Posted on October 10, 2014

I don't normally weigh in on the subjects of "women in [fill in the blank]". Women in tech, women in STEM, women in business, women in politics, ratios of women speaking at conferences. They are all complex issues, and I don't have anything close to a solution. I have also never personally been discriminated against or harassed because of my gender. I know, I am lucky. I don't even really work in tech, but I work in a male-dominated industry, ...

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Rest in peace, Jack Layton

Posted on August 22, 2011

We often get bogged down by the daily minutiae and forget about the bigger picture. On the day of his death, Jack Layton reminds us that we can be the greatest country on earth: Canada is a great country, one of the hopes of the world. We can be a better one - a country of greater equality, justice, and opportunity. We can build a prosperous economy and a society that shares its benefits more fairly. We can look after our seniors. We can ...

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