01.26.2018 – Jan. 26th, 2018 – A Busy Week in Canadian Politics: Female Genital Mutilation Victory // Sexual Misconduct Allegations against Ontario PC Leader Patrick Brown, and others

At the end of a busy week in Canadian politics, our National Director, Faytene Grasseschi, has posted a Facebook Live chat about some of the big breaking news issues from this week.

Please click on the image below to watch the video now (or scroll down to read about the issues.)

Female Genital Mutilation // VICTORY!

We are thrilled to report that the Government has agreed to keep the warning about Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Canada’s revised Citizenship Guide.

MP Michelle Rempel has led the charge urging the Government and Min. of Immigration Ahmed Hussen to include the warnings in the updated guide. The draft update leaked in 2017 revealed the current portion on FGM and other “barbaric practices” were to be removed…[Click here to read the full article].