In her interview with Antigone Magazine Elizabeth May expressed her dismay at the “low level of content and substance” displayed during question period in the House of Commons. May is currently relegated to the gallery during this period and complains of the ntinued lack of civility in dialogue.
Do you agree with her contention that increasing the participation of women in parliament would help to eliminate “mud-slinging” from discussion?
She also adds that conscious feminism is a necessary precursor to empowering female leaders.
Do you agree with her suggestion that proportional representation is the best way to facilitate female activity in politics?
To read more about Ms. May’s goals for women in politics visit her blog: Elizabeth May’s Blog