OTTAWA — A chronology of events in the SNC-Lavalin controversy:Feb. 19, 2015 – The RCMP lays corruption and fraud charges against Montreal-based engineering and construction firm SNC-Lavalin, over allegations it used bribery to get government business in Libya. Source: Timeline: SNC-Lavalin and Jody Wilson-Raybould | National Post What bothers me about the ousting of Jodi … Continue reading It’s the Liberal Party — Not Wilson-Raybould — that has acted “unconscionably”
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was publicly shamed for sneaking a chocolate bar into the House of Commons. Source: Justin Trudeau Apologizes For Eating A Chocolate Bar In The House Of Commons – Narcity I have an unpopular opinion. Here goes: Just like many houses of worship, the House of Commons is a place of decorum … Continue reading Trudeau Eats A Chocolate Bar in the House of Commons and an Emerging Pattern…
I think the most groundbreaking discovery of this week — perhaps this year — is the discovery that I probably am demisexual. Just when I thought I had figured myself out, I discover that I might just be a member of the LGBTQ2IA+ community afterall. Gosh — so many thoughts!!! My mind is bursting with … Continue reading *GASP* I’m Demisexual!
The irony of #BellLetsTalk is that there will be a lot of talking today but no real conversation, and we desperately need to have and continue to have a very real conversation about mental health. So many people will text and retweet today, without narry a thought on assessing their own mental health or how … Continue reading #BellLetsTalk But Let’s Really Talk
By now you’ve read (or should have read) my response to the viral article “I Am a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex”. I had posted my response on Twitter, and as per my custom, I tagged the original author. Usually, when I do this, the original author does not respond, and I thought … Continue reading The Author of “I’m a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex” Responded to My Response. Here’s What She Said…
The Seventh-day Adventist Church has never been on the right side of history. We’ve had many opportunities to get things right and to redeem ourselves, to be world leaders and stalwarts of progress, morality and equality, especially in the matter of women’s ordination, but the church seems intent on being wrong. This insistence on being … Continue reading I Cannot Support a Church that Openly Discriminates Against Women
Update: To see the author (Candice Benbow)’s response to my response, click here. One thing that I appreciate about my friendship with Jonathan is our ability to talk to one another about anything and everything – including our sex lives (or lack thereof) without shame or judgment. But we don’t just talk about our lives … Continue reading “Does Jesus Care About My Vagina?”: A Response to “I’m a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex”