Daily Archives: March 8, 2015

“Support Judge Marengo!”

by | March 8, 2015

Discussion about the hijab is ongoing. Last week, CBC announced that McGill student Soumia Allalou’s request for women-only hours at the university gym is causing an “uproar.” According to CTV News, Allalou said her religious beliefs exclude her from exercising in the presence of men, but added that all women would benefit from having the option… Read more »

International Women’s Day

by | March 8, 2015

Google Doodle celebrates International Women’s Day: IWD’s homepage includes a quote from the American Humanist Association’s 2012 Humanist of the Year, Gloria Steinem The story of women’s struggle for equality belongs to no single feminist nor to any one organization but to the collective efforts of all who care about human rights. Canadian Atheist celebrates… Read more »