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Don’t Cross Newfoundland and Labrador’s Thick Blue Line

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The circumstances surrounding Jenny Wright’s departure from her post as Executive Director of the St. John’s Status of Women Council (SJSWC) were mysterious from the outset. After five years at the helm of the feminist advocacy group, she abruptly announced her resignation on March 21, 2019. A month later on April 17, CBC published a story reporting on a leaked letter, signed by eight individuals, that was sent to Wright’s employer (the SJSWC Board of Directors) on November 9, 2018. It complained about “damaged relationships” and accused Wright of “creat[ing] a divide within the community sector.” The letter was signed by representatives of five local community groups, one private individual, Linda Ross on behalf of the Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women (PACSW), and Chief Joe Boland on behalf of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC). The signatories demanded an in-camera meeting with Wright’s employer to discuss their concerns,…

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Taxi drivers criticized for comments about women

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Earlier this week Co-Op Taxi general manager Doug McCarthy told the CBC that some of his drivers are not picking up young women outside downtown bars because they fear they will be falsely accused of inappropriate touching or assault. Now the cab company is facing a barrage of criticism from the Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women, the St. John’s Status of Women Council, Coalition Against Violence-Avalon East and the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre. The groups are saying that the comments and actions of the company are not only sexist, but against the Human Rights Act which says that individuals cannot be denied goods or services based on their gender. Yet McCarthy told the CBC of instances where young women are drunk and pass out after they get in cabs. He said he’s been told there have been cases where drivers tried to…

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