Ms Blakeman: Thanks very much. Mr. Speaker, 25 years ago this Saturday, December 6, 1989, a man who hated women walked into the classrooms at l’école Polytechnique in Montreal, separated the men from the women on different sides of the room, and started shooting. He killed 14 women that day. He killed 14 women because he had not been accepted into the engineeringschool and believed it was the fault of feminists.
EDMONTON, AB (December 3, 2014): Alberta Liberal MLA Laurie Blakeman says the majority of Albertans support the ideas found in her Private Members’ Bill, and she plans to insert them into the government’s new legislation.
“The proposals in Bill 202 are worthy of a proper debate in the legislature,” says Blakeman. “It is time the PCs put their views about allowing GSAs and stopping discrimination on the record.”
EDMONTON, AB (November 27, 2014): Alberta Liberal House Leader Laurie Blakeman is withdrawing all Liberal Written Questions & Motions for Returns to make way for debate on Bill 202: the Safe & Inclusive Schools Statutes Amendment Act.