Lone Tamil MP Seeks Re-entry into “White Man’s Club”

“Did I tell you the time I was called ‘a little girl’?” asks MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan incredulously. Sitting in her election campaign headquarters in Scarborough’s Malvern neighbourhood, the first-term MP is recounting her experiences in…

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OMNI Cuts: ‘A Deep and Personal Transgression’

Recently, without warning and without consultation, Rogers Communications decided to end all Italian-language news and current affairs television programming on the multicultural OMNI station.  As a proud Italian-Canadian and a federal Cabinet Minister, many individuals…

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Talking Quebec-Canada Politics with MP Maria Mourani

The name Maria Mourani made national headlines in 2013 when her outspoken criticism of the Parti Quebecois’ proposed Charter of Values led her to switch parties. Recently, the Lebanese-Canadian’s name made headlines again, as she…

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