October 18, 2015

CANADA: 2015 Election Update

For some last minute reading, check out our blog of regional perspectives. CPJ members, supporters, and partners have explored how the 2015 Federal Election is playing out in their part of the country.

Karri Munn-Venn, Senior Policy Analyst with CPJ, joined over 500 women to endorse "Respect Women," a statement in response to the deeply troubling and divisive political and public debate about the niqab that has arisen during the current federal election. The statement calls on political and other leaders to commit to a vision of Canada that embraces all women, regardless of how they dress or how they express their religious beliefs.

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