Carol Hughes, MP

Report on murdered and missing Indigenous women can’t be left to sit on a...

If it weren’t for the hard work of the families and advocates of thousands of Indigenous women and girls who have been murdered or...
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Can’t fit it in…

I wanted to kick myself because there was a movie I wanted to see with a girlfriend of mine. I found out today that...
Carol Hughes, MP

Loblaws carbon fund announcement was an avoidable disaster

The announcement that Loblaws secured $12 million from the government’s Low Carbon Economy Fund (LCEF) to convert refrigeration systems was met with public derision...

This Rocky Life: A Fictional Christmas Story

63 Years of Milkshakes I was working at one of those 24 hour coffee shops. It was actually a place that had been around for...

“Looking Out for the Little Guy”? Mantha mulls over recent Ontario gov’t decisions.

Today let’s begin with a little game of, “Who Said This?”  Oh, and the only clue is that the person lives in Canada, so...
Carol Hughes, MP

Women’s equality makes sense and dollars

International Women's Day, celebrated every March 8th, has a long history with roots in the suffrage movement and socialist politics.   It is fair to...

IPCC report raises the stakes for climate change inaction. Carol Hughes MP

A report tabled this month by the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is clarifying the need to address the causes of...

“We all know, without any doubt, that our future lies in the hands of...

Some of you will recall that I began last week’s column stating that the Legislature had just concluded one of THOSE weeks. As I...

Report on murdered and missing Indigenous women can’t be left to sit on a...

If it weren’t for the hard work of the families and advocates of thousands of Indigenous women and girls who have been murdered or...
Carol Hughes, MP

Climate motion undone in less than a day

Commons declaring a climate emergency in recognition of the extreme events that are challenging us more every year.  For proof of how much things...