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Quebec women who wear niqab worry about how Bill 62 will affect ... - Toronto Star

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 12:06

Toronto Star

Quebec women who wear niqab worry about how Bill 62 will affect ...
Toronto Star
Women like Fatima Ahmad say the bill could technically stop them from attending university and will disrupt their use of public transit.

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Canada's women's team falls to US in pre-Olympic matchup - TSN

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 11:16

TSN

Canada's women's team falls to US in pre-Olympic matchup
TSN
QUEBEC — Canada's women's hockey team opened its pre-Olympic exhibition schedule with a 5-2 loss to the United States on Sunday. Brianna Decker scored twice for the U.S. at Quebec City's Videotron Centre. Hilary Knight, Annie Pankowski and Alex ...

Sophia Bush: Women 'Shouldn't Have to Work So Hard' to Feel Equal to Men - PEOPLE.com

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 08:34

PEOPLE.com

Sophia Bush: Women 'Shouldn't Have to Work So Hard' to Feel Equal to Men
PEOPLE.com
Sophia Bush has long used her social media feeds as a place to voice her feelings on hot-button issues like the presidential election and gun control. But in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, she's spoken up even more about women's rights and ...

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Italy's Laura Boldrini on scourge of fake news, women's rights and Facebook - Montreal Gazette

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 15:12

Montreal Gazette

Italy's Laura Boldrini on scourge of fake news, women's rights and Facebook
Montreal Gazette
But the sweatshirt was a signpost for the conversation that would follow with Boldrini — a journalist turned refugee advocate turned politician — taking on fake news and Facebook, Harvey Weinstein and the (continuing) fight for women's rights. “Fake ...

TSN's coverage of Canada vs. US in women's hockey starts Sunday - TSN

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 04:04

TSN

TSN's coverage of Canada vs. US in women's hockey starts Sunday
TSN
With excitement and anticipation building for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Canada's national women's hockey team heads to Québec City to ...

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