Tampons: Hate Living With ‘Em but Can’t Live Without ‘Em, So Let’s Not Pay Tax on ‘Em
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Tampons: Hate Living With ‘Em but Can’t Live Without ‘Em, So Let’s Not Pay Tax on ‘Em

Sometimes a Change.org petition is so “duh” right that you don’t even think twice about signing it and risking the weeks worth of plaintive emails that will follow, and the No Tax on Tampons petition is the ultimate example of this (not that we don’t care about asking Keurig to stop making K-cups). Started by … Continue reading

Bill C36 – That time that a Conservative MP used a woman’s rape story to serve his political agenda
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Bill C36 – That time that a Conservative MP used a woman’s rape story to serve his political agenda

It’s only Day 2 of the C36 hearings at the House of Commons Justice Committee in Ottawa, but the hearings around legislation that would “reduce demand for prostitution, deter participation and ultimately abolish it,” are already a study in insensitivity and condescension. Conservative MP Robert Goguen, centre. Left: Conservative MP Bob Dechert as puzzled as … Continue reading