I was taken aback by the fact that these women would openly acknowledge what I thought we were too old to admit in college: These men were popular. And that made them powerful. And if we rocked the boat, we could be shunned.
The Stephen Harper era has made us too partisan, extremely fearful of our neighbours, cheerleaders in world affairs, less tolerant to new immigrants and refugees and mere observers in the affairs of our country – instead of active actors. We have let our government create two-tier citizenship for us all.
The best long-term solution to this dynamic is to strengthen the government safety net to the point that getting benefits from one’s employer seems like a weird, outdated anachronism. We’re not close to that yet. Until we get there, keep in mind that corporate enthusiasm for the “gig economy” is the same as corporate enthusiasm for robbing Americans of their livelihood.
Frank Miller in a short form
I cook for Ryan five nights a week: It makes me feel like a housewife; I love that. I know it sounds old-fashioned, but I like the idea of women taking care of their men. I’m so in control of my work that I like coming home and serving him. My mom was like that, so I think it kind of rubbed off.
Kaley Cuoco – Not a Feminist and No Longer Married after a marathon not even 2 year marriage
And I’ll give you the quote so that you guys can jot it down and put it in an attack ad somewhere that the Liberal Party believes that terrorists should get to keep their Canadian citizenship
Justin…. Justin…. you’re never going to get elected now. Good one
Show me pictures of coffins, show me bodies floating in water, play violins and show me skinny people looking sad. I still don’t care
Katie Hopkins – Possible human-shaped Evil Reliquary
Does anyone else wonder what happened to this lady who hated Obama and Obamacare?
How many women have been held down by society’s old
expectation that they couldn’t do something that they really could? How many dark-skinned people? How many handicapped? How many seniors?
When I was young, this country had “can’t” written all over it for more than half the population. The past 50 years have wiped away much of that.