NDP MP Discusses Harassment Against Women in the Military – March 8, 2021

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NDP MP Discusses Harassment Against Women in the Military – March 8, 2021

Lindsay Mathyssen, the NDP critic for women and gender equality, marks International Women’s Day by holding a news conference on Parliament Hill to highlight concerns about the federal government’s handling of harassment and violence against women in the Canadian Armed Forces. Admiral Art McDonald recently stepped down as Canada’s chief of the defence staff while he is being investigated for unspecified misconduct allegations. He took over on January 14 from his predecessor General Jonathan Vance, who is now himself the subject of investigations into allegations of sexual misconduct. (no interpretation).