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Repost from CBC News: The sexist language of politics: Both men and women need to change
“We can’t call men out, and then use sex or sexist language back at them,” writes former MLA Donna Kennedy Glans. “I don’t encourage women to grow a thicker skin. To lighten up. But I do encourage them to observe their reactions to both sexist criticism and fawning adoration. To be wary of both. To anticipate both.”
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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/calgary-road-ahead-donna-kennedy-glans-sexist-language-1.4429089

 

 

Conservative, Liberal, Progressive? How to define yourself without labels
“I’m always on the look-out for “beyond polarity” thinking and acting. You would think, in the wake of a “unite the right” campaign, that I’d notice a lot of “right-wing” ideas in a victory speech. But, I didn’t.”
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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/donna-kennedy-glans-calgary-future-road-ahead-political-identity-1.4387347