- A prayer for International Women's Day
International Women's Day is both a celebration of women and our successes in achieving women's equality and a reminder of the challenges that we still face. Former Member of Parliament Belinda Stronach had a good article in the Toronto Star , remind ...
Blog entry - Chandra - 03/08/2013 - 08:37 - 0 comments
- Faith and politics in Question Period
CPJ often asks speaks about faith and politics from the point of view of policy or decision-making. But are there implications of faith and politics for the every day behaviour of politicians? Glen Pearson thinks so. Pearso ...
Blog entry - Chandra - 01/02/2013 - 11:19 - 0 comments
- CPJ AGM - May 7, 2009
CPJ Annual General Meeting - May 7, 2009 6:00 – gathering, refreshments and music 6:30 – business meeting 7:15 – break and refreshments 7:30 – Public Justice in a time of Recession: what has hopeful citizens ...
Page - Karen - 04/20/2009 - 11:34 - 0 comments
- Public Justice in a Time of Recession: what has hopeful citizenship to offer?
Public Justice in a Time of Recession: What has hopeful citizenship to offer? Address to the Annual General Meeting of Citizens for Public Justice May 7, 2009 Ottawa Joe Gunn, CPJ Executive Director First of all, I’d l ...
Page - Karen - 05/25/2009 - 21:27 - 0 comments
- A Time of Recession: Trend Lines in Canada
Public Justice in a Time of Recession: What has hopeful citizenship to offer? Address to the Annual General Meeting of Citizens for Public Justice May 7, 2009 Ottawa Joe Gunn, CPJ Executive Director In this first excerpt f ...
Page - Karen - 01/02/2013 - 11:10 - 0 comments
- For this, we ask forgiveness
I recently received a request from the Minister at my church to do a reading on Sunday morning. The request in itself was not unusual. It must be noted, however, that the theme of the sermon was “Healing and Reconciliation” and that 2009 mar ...
Blog entry - Karri - 01/02/2013 - 11:21 - 0 comments
- Reflections on the Kairos Gathering
Three weeks ago, Karri and I attended the Kairos Gathering in Waterloo ( as avid readers of Ola! will remember ). The Gathering focused on the theme of apocalypse, a rather apt premise for these times of economic and environmental crises. It was a goo ...
Blog entry - Chandra - 01/02/2013 - 11:22 - 0 comments
- Government: What is it good for?
I have been fascinated by government and politics since I was a very little girl. My parents often tell people that I had the ambition of being prime minister before most kids even knew that such a position existed! So I didn’t need a philosophy o ...
Blog entry - Chandra - 07/31/2009 - 14:58 - 1 comment
- Gerald Vandezande: Canada's Unassuming Prophet
Gerald Vandezande: Canada’s Unassuming Prophet Life Lessons from a Christian Social Activist A shorter version of this article appeared in the July/August 2009 edition of Faith Today , published by the Eva ...
Story - Visitor - 08/06/2009 - 14:50 - 1 comment
- The Intern's Last Web Feature
With September upon us, it is hard for me to believe that my internship with CPJ is coming to a close. I have had an immensely positive experience this past year, and it is now difficult for me to imagine doing anything else but working at CPJ on issues ...
Story - Mariel - 08/31/2009 - 09:08 - 0 comments
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