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New take on the male/female thing
Sunday, February 28, 1999, Linda Williamson, Toronto Sun.
Women blame feminists, not men....columnist figures that if women are different from men, then it is insulting to men.

Scientists to study how gender affects disease: Why are women more prone to autoimmune disease?
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Brad Evenson, National Post
....maybe there ARE differences!

Parents defend daughter
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Gary Dimmock, National Post
Well, parents can't believe it.
Woman charged in plot to 'hit' family
Friday, February 26, 1999, Gary Dimmock, The Ottawa Citizen
She missed.

Attacker awaiting sentence
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Anne Marie Owens, National Post
While the judges fight over a bad ruling, Steve Ewanchuk waits, no longer the victim, or is he?

NAWL files complaint
Sunday, February 28, 1999, NAWL
Radical anti-family group (government funded) the National Association of Women and the Law files a complaint against McClung and ignores L'Heureux-Dubé

The facts in the 'no means no' case
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Anne Marie Owens, National Post
Facts are always nice to see.

McClung's letter outrageous, legal experts say
Legal experts outraged by personal attack on Supreme Court judge
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Alanna Mitchell, Jill Mahoney and Sean Fine, The Globe and Mail
McClung's letter outrageous, legal experts say
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Shawn Ohler, National Post
Public attack on judge sparks calls for censure
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Tonda MacCharles, Toronto Star
"Legal experts" make personal attacks about judge for making a supposedly personal attack on a judge...."legal experts" can't understand hypocrisy, it appears.
MPs split over censuring McClung
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Robert Fife, National Post
The guys who won't do their jobs and let the judges fight it out, now want to censure someone? They must be "legal experts" too!
A word from Nellie might help
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Jean Sonmor, Toronto Sun
A silly columnist, who never bothered to look at what Nellie McClung stood for, addressing her grandson. Is she a "legal expert"?

'Best, worst' of British legal tradition seen in Judge McClung's decisions
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Shawn Ohler, National Post
Some of Judge McClung's judicial history.
Supreme Court's great dissenter
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
Judge L'Heureux-Dube's past and some details of her own dysfunctional family, but "she's never seen herself as a victim". Glad to know these people are now running your life?

Judge reiterates belief that teen wasn't assaulted
Saturday, February 27, 1999, Shawn Ohler, National Post
Judge responds to personal attacks.
McClung's letter to the National Post in PDF format
Saturday, February 27, 1999, National Post
McClung's letter to the National Post as published
Friday, February 26, 1999, National Post
Women justices rebuke male judge in sex-assault case
Friday, February 26, 1999, Janice Tibbets, National Post
Gender-based attack on Justice McClung by certain Supreme Court Justices.
He Said, She Said
Friday, February 26, 1999, National Post
Personal attack by Supreme Court Justice Claire Heureax-Dubé on Justice McClung.

No means no, Supreme Court rules
Friday, February 26, 1999, Kirk Makin, The Globe and Mail
Globe's story
A touch is just a touch: The definition of sexual assault needs refining
Friday, February 26, 1999, Editorial, The Globe and Mail
Globe's commentary on another dumb Supreme Court decision.
Judges clash over landmark sex-assault ruling
Friday, February 26, 1999, Janice Tibbetts and Shawn Ohler, National Post
Supreme Court Justice Claire L'Heureux-Dube and Alberta Court of Appeal Justice John McClung (grandson of the famous feminist) sock out who is the stereotypical bigot -- McClung doesn't sound silly.
Judge's sex case ruling `delights' women
Friday, February 26, 1999, Tonda MacCharles, Toronto Star
Star cheers, lawyers point out how silly the court is.
Female justices slam sexist myths in ruling
Friday, February 26, 1999, Tonda MacCharles,Toronto Star
Sounds more to me like they are making them up as they goes along.
Supreme Court makes enlightened judgment
Friday, February 26, 1999, Editorial, Toronto Star
Who ever said that editors look at the problems before they write...
No means no in sex assaults, top court rules
Friday, February 26, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, The Ottawa Citizen
A silly decision, but....if she gives you a hug and you say NO and she hugs you again, call the police -- that is sexual assault. If you mother makes you kiss or hug that old aunt -- that is sexual assault (and maybe on a minor) -- call the police! You have to wonder which planet Supreme Court Justices are from. The decision can be found at http://www.lexum.umontreal.ca/csc-scc/en/pub/1999/vol1/html/1999scr1_0330.html.

Family-friendly taxes
Friday, February 26, 1999, Editorial, National Post
Women blame feminists, not men....columnist figures that if women are different from men, then it is insulting to men.
Tax system weakens families: think-tank
Friday, February 26, 1999, Jonathon Gatehouse and Alan Toulin, National Post
Communiqué is located at http://www.cdhowe.org/pdf/rich-3.pdf (a PDF file). Directly counter to Alan Rock's stated push to heavily tax divorced children and non-custodial fathers when he was Minister of Justice -- with Paul Martin's help, of course.
Dump no-fault divorce: study
Friday, February 26, 1999, Andrew Duffy, with files from Eric Beauchesne, The Ottawa Citizen
Well, they need to read the communiqué and understand that assets are decided by law....even normally thorough newspapers have their moments.

A young killer gets kid-glove treatment
Friday, February 26, 1999, Christie Blatchford, National Post
Just under the wire, 29 months for a brutal murder.

Woman To Regain Custody of 4 Kids
Thursday, February 25, 1999, James Hannah, Associated Press
Four down, court bets four more.

Educator steers her own course
Thursday, February 25, 1999, Eileen McNamara, Boston Globe
Yet another feminist who figures discrimination if fine - as long as it is against the "boys".
Exclusion at BC
Thursday, February 25, 1999, Editorial, Boston Globe
A nice disagreement with the feminists
At BC, class divisions: Feminist is refusing to open courses to men
Thursday, February 25, 1999, Cindy Rodríguez, Boston Globe
Bigots who call for equal access are still bigots using the same excuses as they objected to.

Woman gets 30 months for trying to have ex-husband killed
Wednesday, February 24, 1999, Paul McKie, National Post
One really wonders if she would not have gotten less if she had just killed him herself.
Woman pleads guilty to trying to hire contract killer
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Ottawa Citizen
Women seeks custody - but will this violate the "friendly parent" rule?

Tory disputes teen crime, poverty link
Wednesday, February 24, 1999, Wendy McCain, Toronto Star
Fear drives people inside, report says
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Lila Sarick, The Globe and Mail
They all missed -- and they all know it! The single greatest common factor in juvenile crime is fatherlessness! Children need their fathers!!

Mother admits killing baby
Wednesday, February 24, 1999, National Post

Happiest spouses Anglican
Wednesday, February 24, 1999, National Post

Democracy and its discontents
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Ian Hunter, National Post
Judging judges
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Editorial, National Post
Judging judges
Friday, February 26, 1999, letters re original editorial, National Post
A couple of more articles about letting a bunch of old, rich, socially insulated, over-achieving (at the expense of their kids) fuddy-duddies make laws about children and real people.

A little co-operation with ex can pay off
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Tim Cestnick, The Globe and Mail
Good advice, if you can make it work.

The battle over native adoption
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Matgaret Philp, The Globe and Mail
Adoptive family wins custody of native boy
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
3-year-old aboriginal boy caught in legal tug-of-war
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
Another sad custody battle between grandfather and "approved" adoptive parents. Another child seems to have lost.

On bunking with babes
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Leah McLaren, The Globe and Mail
Read this, the next time a Children's Aid Society removes a young children because they crawl into a parent's bed.

High Court Rejects Appeal of Damages in Adoption Suit
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, David G. Savage, Los Angeles Times
U. S. Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal of lawyer against a fine to the lawyer for facilitating an adoption without the father's involvement.

Woman pleads guilty to trying to hire contract killer
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Ottawa Citizen
Women seeks custody - but will this violate the "friendly parent" rule?

What the hospital cameras saw
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
Child abuse, even in the hospitals. The Journal of the American Medical Association material can be reviewed at http://www.ama-assn.org/sci-pubs/journals/archive/jama/vol_281/no_7/oc80101a.htm.
For decades, the perfect alibi
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
"SIDS" may well be infanticide

Supreme Court decisions raise critics' hackles
Tuesday, February 23, 1999, Elena Cherney, National Post
All around, judges are losing respect.

New unit to treat female paedophiles
Monday, February 22, 1999, Ian Burrell and Lynne Wallis, The Independent (U. K.)
Not only in England, you know.

Prostate cancer research to get $15-million
Monday, February 22, 1999, Peter O'Neil, National Post
No Alan Rock. We don't forgive you.

Men could have babies, fertility expert says
Monday, February 22, 1999, National Post
Ouch!!

Psychologist claims most anxiety patients are receiving the wrong treatment
Monday, February 22, 1999, Carol Milstone, PhD, National Post
They finally noticed??!!

Custody suit reveals tangled web of deceit
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Kevin Simpson, Denver Post
Perjury and pathological lying at work.

We are family
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Elaine Moyle, Toronto Sun
Upbeat on step-families.

Early parental loss a risk factor for adult psychiatric illness
Monday, February 22, 1999, Reuters Health
One of those article that are good that I didn't find until later.

Pity the innocent men
Saturday, February 20, 1999, Adam Jones, The Globe and Mail
Hot stuff about deadly discrimination against men.

Social worker stalked me, B.C. woman tells court
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Female sexual predators rare, says psychologist
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Dene Moore, Ottawa Citizen
Social service contract still valid despite sex case: bureaucrat
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Canadian Press
Man testifies he was forced to have sex with social worker
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Sex price of access to son, dad testifies
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, Ian Bailey, Toronto Star
Counsellor accused of lesbian affair with teenager
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Woman extorted sex: Lawyer
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Toronto Star
Woman sues over counsellor's alleged affair with partner
Saturday, February 13, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Messy -- social worker insisted on sex for custody and access.

Kid abuse rap: Mom gets bail
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Philip Lee-Shanok and Ian Robertson, Toronto Sun
Baby's mother released on bail after night in jail
Sunday, February 21, 1999, Jim Wilkes, Toronto Star
Mother charged for starving baby
Saturday, February 20, 1999, National Post
Baby's mother arrested
Saturday, February 20, 1999, Kali Pearson, Toronto Star
Another baby suffering (this is not the Heikamp case, but a different one).

Support payments must rise with income, top court rules
Friday, February 19, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
Supreme Court supports Alan Rock's position that non-custodial parents may not have a life. Hope for justice from the courts or the Department of Justice seem unlikely.

Refugee program biased toward women: professor
Saturday, February 20, 1999, Philip Mathias, National Post
Professor to file a human rights complaint about one of Canada's many gender discriminatory practices. Hopefully the human rights commission can stop the myths and make the system get around to helping the people that need help.

"Assault Prosecutors Fear Interest Groups"
Friday, February 19, 1999, Brad Daisley, The Lawyers' Weekly
Interesting article from judge who rips into prosecutors for unjustly persecuting a man because the prosecutors feared women's groups. Maybe there are a few judges with judgement left!

Professors want prospective parents to meet strict criteria
Friday, February 19, 1999, Joanne Laucius, National Post
Seems professors think it is OK for professors to have kids. Suggests this action because the child protection agencies don't protect children.

Adoptive family wins custody of native boy
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
3-year-old aboriginal boy caught in legal tug-of-war
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
Another sad custody battle between grandfather and "approved" adoptive parents.

Pension at centre of pivotal family law case
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Dave Mullington, National Post
Pension row hits top court
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Nahlah Ayed, Toronto Star
Fight over assigning a value to a pension hits the Supreme Court.

Lone-parent families: Comparing the '90s and the '30s
Thursday, February 18, 1999, The Globe and Mail
Not much different in proportion apparently, though alludes to differences in reasons without any numbers. You can see the differences in attitude though from the comments.

Woman charged in infant's death pregnant again
Thursday, February 18, 1999, Christie Blatchford, National Post
Well, there goes another child. I wonder whether another social worker will get charged if this baby dies too?

Children kidnapper now free
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, Steve Maich, Halifax Herald
Woman gets one day in jail for abduction
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, Parker Barss Dunham, (Halifax) Daily News
Judge endorses kidnapping and access denial - makes judgement to ensure that mother can never be forced to comply with access orders. Gotta respect those judges????

Teacher fired over sex case
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, National Post
A lesbian sex abuser loses her job 10 years after.

Mother under house arrest
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, National Post
Another perpetrator of sexual abuse left with children. What a court system!

Parents can be held liable for children's crime: B.C. appeal court
Wednesday, February 17, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Does this mean that even if you don't get to see your kids, you are now responsible for their actions? Lovely courts we have.

Strip club gets its revenge for women-only gym
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, Gloria Galloway, National Post
A different way to protest gender discrimination, I guess.

Who is guarding the guardians?
Monday, February 15, 1999, op ed by Adam M. Dodek, Toronto Star
Lawyer who will clerk for Supreme Court judge attempts to justify how judges making bad laws who have no ability to understand their sociological impact, and no accountability whatsoever to the people, are right and democratic.

Quebec men more likely to commit suicide than women
Monday, February 15, 1999, Lynn Moore, National Post
Was this surprising? Men are more than 4 times likely to commit suicide on average in all of Canada, not just Quebec. The lack of support for men is pointed out.

Risking our children's lives for politics
Tuesday, February 16, 1999, GIan Urquhart, Toronto Star
Delays in passing the amendments to the Child and Family Services Act to allow workers to seize children more easily blamed for baby's death. NDP party is still delaying the passage.

Ex-Girlfriend Wins Custody Of Shared Friends
February 10, 1999, the Onion
Satirical magazine addresses custody issues..

Law ignores children's suffering
Monday, February 15, 1999, Marina Jimenez, National Post
Immigration Act's impact on the "best interests of the child".

When a child dies
Monday, February 15, 1999, Nancy J. White, Toronto Star
Atricle about the Bereaved Families support group.

Driven to deceit
Sunday, February 14, 1999, Waterbury Republican-American
A comment on the Pfizer/Viagara link.
No sex, please we're busy watching
Sunday, February 14, 1999, Antonia Zerrbislas, Toronto Star
Sex revolution triggers national impotence
Friday, February 12, 1999, Judith A. Reisman, WorldNetDaily.com
Comments from the doctor who debunked the original Kinsey Report and delves into this one too.
Sex survey results stun U.S. scientists: Men, women plagued by sexual dysfunction
Wednesday, February 10, 1999, Martha Irvine, Toronto Star
See the AMA release that was from http://www.ama-assn.org/sci-pubs/journals/most/recent/issues/jama/joc80785.htm
Widespread sexual dysfunction? .... and even associated with divorce! (surprise, surprise) However, it should be noted that this study has been revealed to have been sponsored by the makers of Viagara, so the results need to be taken with some scepticism.

Parties agree to push through CAS bill: NDP wants public hearings before MPPs return to Legislature
Saturday, February 13, 1999, Joel Ruimy, Toronto Star
This is the legislation to make it easier for the CAS to sieze children.

Death of gender feminism
Saturday, February 13, 1999, letter from Mark Parent, The Globe and Mail

Girls just wanna have fun
Saturday, February 13, 1999, Stephanie Nolen, The Globe and Mail
"There is consensus, among the lesbians who identify themselves as such, that this is a good thing. 'This is what many of us struggled for,' says Prof. Fulton of the University of Winnipeg."

I am strong, I am domestic, I am man
Saturday, February 13, 1999, Val Ross, The Globe and Mail
Men in that "most feminist form of popular culture".

Parker teachers accused in sex cases: Female teachers accused of having sex with students
Friday, February 12, 1999, Mark Shaffer, The Arizona Republic
The case and some discussion.

Ex-boyfriend ordered to pay prenatal costs: Decision raises questions about rules of dating
Friday, February 12, 1999, Kirk Makin, Globe and Mail
One of Lamer's judges showing how to look stupid. Now dating is the same as marriage - well, at least if you are male. Please note: this judge's decision is based on the unborn foetus is a child, which should work well as a precedent for anti-abortionists. It is amazing what havoc one silly judge can slip in.

MPs condemn leaks to the press
Friday, February 12, 1999, Daniel Leblanc, Globe and Mail
Our MPs just can't keep their mouths zipped....shades of Monica!

A call to dismantle the divorce industry
Wednesday, February 10, 1999, Kathleen Parker, The Orlando Sentinel
A followup to her article of January 24 (below). A great idea about folding down the divorce industry once and for all!

Sex revolution triggers national impotence
Friday, February 12, 1999, Judith A. Reisman, WorldNetDaily.com
Comments from the doctor who debunked the original Kinsey Report and delves into this one too.
Sex survey results stun U.S. scientists: Men, women plagued by sexual dysfunction
Wednesday, February 10, 1999, Martha Irvine, Toronto Star
See the AMA release at http://www.ama-assn.org/sci-pubs/journals/most/recent/issues/jama/joc80785.htm
Widespread sexual dysfunction....and even associated with divorce! (surprise, surprise) However, it should be noted that this study has been revealed to have been sponsored by the makers of Viagara, so the results need to be taken with some scepticism.

'Anti-male' booklets pulled by Ontario
Tuesday, February 9, 1999, Chris Cobb, National Post
Information including press release from MESA
Harnicke does something right, and then denies it. Hopefully he will now publish the list of both men's and women's shelters (yes, that was sarcasm, but it is needed anyways).

Aboriginal offenders and the Criminal Code
Tuesday, February 9, 1999, Jonathan Rudin, Globe and Mail
So let's see....men represent 49% of society, but 98% of the federal prison population. It is estimated that over 80% of criminals had fathers removed from their lives by parties such as the courts and vindicative marriage breakps. Recidivism of men is no better than average. Heck! men should not be in jail either! Articles on Emard case are below (Jan. 21, 1999).

`Tainted' charges of sex assault thrown out
Tuesday, February 9, 1999, Tracey Tyler and Harold Levy, Toronto Star
Sex-assault case thrown out after evidence suppressed
Tuesday, February 9, 1999, Kirk Makin, Globe and Mail
Police and crown plot to send a woman's biological father and step-father to jail for committing the same sex crimes at the same time according to the disturbed young woman. Woman's mother stated "I don't get mad, I get even.", runied two men and one daughter's life.

Women Ought to Take the Good with the Bad
February 7, 1899, New Zealand Herald
Hmmm...won't stay in chronological order. Looks alike those Y19C bugs have not been quite worked out yet. Maybe the Y2K bugs will eat them. Oh well, it shows in more than one way that the more things change, the more they stay the same.

Interview with Paul Mineiro
January 29, 1999, Brasil News (in Toronto)
One of our illustrious directors speaks. He translated this from the Portugese too.

Lamer worries about public backlash
Saturday, February 6, 1999, Kirk Makin, Globe and Mail
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court worries that the courts may be accountable to someone, especially in light of the current spate of bad, inconsistent and discriminatory decisions that strike deep into the social structure of the nation. But he doesn't care how much injustice is dispensed....he worries about looking stupid.

Custody and Access Report Draws Mixed Reaction
Friday, February 5, 1999, Cristin Schmitz, Lawyers Weekly
CBA and NAWL continue to show that they will ignore reality, fathers and children.

Dirty money turns out dirty science
Friday, February 5, 1999, Eunice Van Winkle Ray, WorldNetDaily
Sex studies were biased? Heaven forbid!

Headmistress 'bullied male teacher out of job'
Friday, February 5, 1999, Neil Tweedie, The Daily Telegraph
After 24 years, out the door for a new model...

Modern Marriage: The evidence is stacking up against shacking up
Thursday, February 4, 1999, National Post
Divorce rates higher if you live together before marrying.

What good is Dad? scientists wonder
Thursday, February 4, 1999, Fred Tasker and Randy Boswell, The Ottawa Citizen
Are single parent families better ?!

Females in a fury
Thursday, February 4, 1999, Paulyne Pogorelske, The Age (Melbourne)
Increasing violence in girls in Australia too -- all the men's fault though, of course.

The state of the date
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Bettina Arndt, The Age (Melbourne)
Changes in dating practices.

Family Ties
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Editorial, The Ottawa Citizen
Editorial in support of Chartier decision -- that ignores the problems with the thought.

Parents can't `divorce' stepkids: Ruling forces man to support ex-wife's child
Friday, January 29, 1999, Tonda MacCharles, Toronto Star
So if you are nice to your ex-'s children by a prior marriage, you now get to pay for them. Of course, in this case, the children were divorced because there was no access permitted to either his step-daughter or his natural daughter since 1995. What a bunch of hypocrites. Note: no limit on how many non-custodial partents get to pay for the same kids either. Read the Supreme Court decision at http://www.lexum.umontreal.ca/csc-scc/en/pub/1999/vol1/html/1999scr1_0242.html or, for your convenience, locally.

Women move right: Majority oppose abortion, favor family values
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Richard Lessner, Editorial, Union Leader
U.S. Survey shows majority of American women support traditional values.

Child-killer benefits from double standard
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Christie Blatchford, National Post
When a murderer gets all the perks
Saturday, January 30, 1999, Christie Blatchford, National Post
About the parole application of child murderer Sarabjit Kaur Minhas and her "prison" time.

N.W.T to build jail exclusively for girls
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Shawn Ohler, National Post
High female crime rate in NWT justifies separate facility. Seeks to be a leader in anti-male indoctrination: "if you go into a safe house, you don't find any men in there. It's a safe house"

Nanny spared jail term for killing baby
Wednesday, February 3, 1999, Richard Duce and Christine Middap, The Times
So British nannies are not supposed to kill American babies, but Australian nannies can kill British babies with impunity?

Are the Berenstain Bears just lowbrow morality tales, or have they crudely tapped into what contemporary kids think of the average dad?
Tuesday, February 2, 1999, Kathryn Olney, Salon Magazine
Yes, the books are bad. Have you checked TV lately?

DNA test clears accused rapist
Tuesday, February 2, 1999, David Holbrook, San Jose Mercury News
Naive falsely accused rapist startingly saved by DNA evidence.

Can Labour save the family?
Tuesday, February 2, 1999, Chris Barton, The Times
Report on British initiative supposedly to save families.

Brown, Green attacked for honesty
Tuesday, February 2, 1999, letter by Linda Turner, Ottawa Citizen
More readers disagree with the attacks on David Brown's series.
Apology to Interval House
Wednesday, January 27, 1999, Ottawa Citizen
Citizen apologises and hopes women go into the mess of Interval House!
Feminists are affronted by any challenge to their authority
Monday, January 18, 1999, letter by Bill Flores, Ottawa Citizen
Our own Bill strikes back! Milne's comments immediately follows and Brown's articles are below (Dec. 14-19, 1998).
Women do not feel protected from abuse
Thursday, January 7, 1999, letter by Sandy Milne, Ottawa Citizen

Net firm 'for real women' purged its male executives
Monday, February 1, 1999, Sandra Rubin, National Post
Not much more I can say about this one...

Marriage 101: Skip the trial run
Sunday, January 31, 1999, Charles M. Madigan, Chicago Tribune
More about the abandonment of the "institution" of marriage.

Lawyers urged to work for free
Sunday, January 31, 1999, Tracey Tyler, Toronto Star
Yeah right, they say they already do.....

The failure of trust
Sunday, January 31, 1999, Leslie Scrivener, Toronto Star
Not much more I can say about this one...

Chat with dad turns boys into better men
Thursday, January 28, 1999, Mark Henderson, The Times
Yep....dads do make difference, even in small quantities...

Custody assessors decide children's fates, but who has control over them?
Saturday, January 30, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
A discussion based on the reality of assessments that is so very, very accurate.

When a murderer gets all the perks
Saturday, January 30, 1999, Christie Blatchford, National Post
About the parole application of child murderer Sarabjit Kaur Minhas and her "prison" time.

Companies need to work at helping parents, report says
Saturday, January 30, 1999, Adrian Humphreys, National Post
Europe favours families: Parents get more government help overseas
Friday, January 29, 1999, Laurie Monsebraaten, Toronto Star
This is a surprise??!! Ontario and others have fought assisting families through the tax system because it "hides the contribution of the women beyond the home."

Expert witness
Friday, January 29, 1999, CBS - 48 Hours
Discussion of 48 Hours segment. See some video from the segment at http://www.cbs.com/navbar/news.html.

Europe favours families: Parents get more government help overseas
Friday, January 29, 1999, Laurie Monsebraaten, Toronto Star
This is a surprise??!! Ontario and others have fought assisting families through the tax system because it "hides the contribution of the women beyond the home."

4 Babies' Deaths Are Ruled Homicides
Thursday, January 28, 1999, Nancy Lewis, Washington Post
A jurisdiction takes a look at baby deaths - and realise that many were actually murders.

Dead In Name Only: The Term 'Feminism' May Be Out Of Fashion, But Its Attitudes Are Still Alive And Kicking
Monday, January 18, 1999, Carla Yu, Alberta Report
A discussion of current day feminism.

PM wades into custody fight
Tuesday, January 5, 1999, Mark Dunn, Toronto Sun
...and lost.
Chretien fails to negotiate Montreal boy's return
Thursday, January 28, 1999, Robert Fife, National Post

Canada's only men's shelter closing amid public apathy
Monday, January 25, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
Out in the cold
Wednesday, January 27, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
Already it has run into trouble! Where's those big bucks, United Way?

Dad in custody fight gains on visits
Wednesday, January 27, 1999, Janan Hanna and Art Barnum, Chicago Tribune
A poor Chicago father gets worked over by the authorities.

Bachelorette parties: 'You've come a short way, baby!'
Wednesday, January 27, 1999, Jenny Lyn Bader, National Post
Another myth bites the dust. That was dust, wasn't it?
Men more at ease with their navigational shortcomings
Tuesday, January 26, 1999, Michael Precker, National Post
Another myth bites the dust. Now, which way was up?

They like it rough: Bondage, anal sex, even non-consensual sex -- today's romance novels often reveal the kinky, politically incorrect side of female fantasies
Tuesday, January 26, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post

Deadbeat dads more myth than reality
Sunday, January 24, 1999, Kathleen Parker, The Orlando Sentinel
Florida's poor outcome at collecting from those that do not exist.

Men suffer equally on violence in the home
Friday, January 22, 1999, Stewart Tendler, The Times
Men are 'as likely' to be Victims in their Home
Friday, January 22, 1999, Daily Record and Sunday Mail
The British government gets it right! The feminists try to doubletalk it away!
The report is available from the Home Office's Web site at http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/rds/pdfs/hors191.pdfor, for your convenience, locally. It is some 670K long and it is in PDF format.

Women want less work, more family time: studies
Friday, January 22, 1999, Corbin Andrews, National Post
So, 40% of men want less work and more family time, and 33% of women want less work and more family time, so we entitle the article....errr....must be a journalist or a sociologist in here somewhere.
Women's Work
Monday, January 25, 1999, letter from Greg Kershaw, National Post
Wow! Someone else can count! I was getting worried there!
Flexible work hours found to harm family life
Thursday, January 14, 1999, Aisling Irwin, National Post

Do you take this woman? No Way!
Monday, January 18, 1999, Candis Mclean, Alberta Report
Greg goes at it too! Gene changes his name?? An article about how the judicial system punishes men if they make a commitment.We see the goals of the early radical feminists becoming part of our judicial system.
Marriage, monogamy and democracy
Monday, January 18, 1999, Candis Mclean, Alberta Report
Singles will outnumber married
Saturday, January 9, 1999, Alexandra Frean, The Times
Not only in Canada!
Another feminist idol with feet of clay
Thursday, January 7, 1999, Michael Coren, Toronto Sun
Article about Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, and her goals.

Female justices tend to disagree with male colleagues
Thursday, January 21, 1999, Janice Tibbetts, National Post
An opportunity to judge the judges
Wednesday, January 20, 1999, Editorial, National Post
Cory to leave Supreme Court
Monday, January 18, 1999, Kirk Makin, Globe and Mail
Someone new coming!

'Get out of Jail Free' card for natives?
Thursday, January 21, 1999, Michele Mandel, Toronto Sun
Metis woman avoids jail term for killing husband
Wednesday, January 20, 1999, Neal Hall, National Post
Another non-violent husband dead, no jail for killer, and another child left with another violent parent!
Woman killed husband, must serve community
Wednesday, January 20, 1999, Rod Mickleburgh, The Globe and Mail
Woman cites Metis heritage as reason for light sentence
Wednesday, January 6, 1999, Stewart Bell, National Post
Racial background key part of argument at sentencing hearing
Monday, January 11, 1999, Cori Howard, The Globe and Mail
And I thought being a women was all you needed to get off for killing a man! The case of Deanna Emard.

New treatment for troubled kids pays off in the long term
Monday, January 18, 1999, Carol Milstone, National Post
Need to treat many factors in troubled children's lives to accomplish something.

The stepmom thing really can work: Putting kids' needs first is key to creating good relationship
Monday, January 18, 1999, Gayle Vassar Melvin, Toronto Star
Ideas for stepmoms! (Do stepdads do this automatically??...oh, it's the Star)

You can help save Trillium from Tory ruin
Saturday, January 16, 1999, Michele Landsberg, Toronto Star
The old biddy bemoaning that the provincial government may stop funding polical advocacy for anti-family and radical gender-biased groups such as Education Wife Assault, and the Barbara Schlifer Commemorative Clinic (lawyers, not help) and the Ontario Women's Justice Network who sponsor the Women's Justice Network for NAWL to campaign to abuse children by severing contact with their male parents. Write to Ontario Culture Minister Isabel Bassett and tell her you disagree with funding anti-family groups!

Breaking and entering warrants 2 years in jail: MP - To act as deterrent
Saturday, January 16, 1999, Adam Killick, National Post
Wow - Break and Enter: 2 years in jail; Kill a Husband: jail??? you must be kidding!

Turning bad men into monsters
Thursday, January 14, 1999, Jeannie Marshall, National Post
Jail turns moosehunters and fathers into something else...

Regina man challenges custody law
Thursday, January 14, 1999, by Shawn Ohler, National Post

Look Who Doesn't Want A Divorce: New Studies Indicate Women Are First To File, But That Joint Custody Keeps Families Together
Monday, January 11, 1999, Candis Mclean, Alberta Report
"The demonization of Senator Cools"
Monday, January 11, 1999, Candis Mclean, Alberta Report
Spit-on-men: the new media game
Monday, January 11, 1999, Alberta Report
Who really does what.

Parental breakup affects more children
Friday, January 8, 1999, Edited by Philip Jackman, Globe and Mail
Some interesting stats, but many without a source and that seem questionable.

Anglicans take up child custody issue: Ottawa group says divorced dads are losing custody battles
January, 1999, Kathy Blair, Staff Writer, Anglican Journal
One of the most conservative churches recognise there are problems!

Imagined memories
Sunday, January 10, 1999, Shaune MacKinlay, Halifax Daily News
Study finds that memories from our childhood are not always accurate
Monday, December 28, 1998, Carol Milstone Ph.D., National Post

Many lack lawyers in court: Chief justice blames legal fees for problem
Thursday, January 7, 1999, Tracey Tyler, Legal Affairs Reporter, Toronto Star
High costs and delays tie up courts, chief justices say
Thursday, January 7, 1999, Natalie Armstrong, The Ottawa Citizen
Do more free work, Ontario lawyers urged
Thursday, January 7, 1999, Thomas Claridge, Courts Reporter, Globe and Mail
The end result of a bad "justice" system.

Cape Breton Children's Aid may sue over pamphlets
Wednesday, January 6, 1999, Richard Foot, National Post
Custody battle moves to court
Thursday, January 7, 1999, Tanya Collier, Cape Breton Post
Crusade of parents to rescue their children from the Children's Aid. And you can see their web message.

Why boys are in trouble
Tuesday, January 5, 1999, Donna Laframboise, National Post
The impact of gender unbalancing in the educational system.
A place of their own: The argument for single-gender schools for boys
Tuesday, January 5, 1999, Linda Frum, National Post

Family Violence: It's all too close
Monday, January 4, 1999, Bill Catucci, President and CEO of AT&T Long Distance Services Co., The Globe and Mail
The United Way Executive Summary of Freedom from Abuse
Confirmation of the genderization of the United Way support in Canada. A once noble and honest organization now sponsors the organisations, such as the The Barbara Schlifer Commemorative Clinic, that set up the Women's Justice Network, and has committed itself to advocate for and spread gender-biased policies under the direction of the small but radical NAWL (National Association of Women and the Law). Also supporting this anti-parent group is the Ontario Trillium Foundation (though the Ontario Women's Justice Network) - your lottery dollars at work - and the federal Ministry of State for the Status of Women (through NAC).

Reality check on Family Violence from Health Canada
Identification of gender issues in family violence, and the lack of support for men and children.

Siblings Separated in Adoption Case
Monday, January 4, 1999, Associated Press
Boston court case separates siblings.
Court ruling tears young siblings apart
Tuesday, January 5, 1999, Araminta Wordsworth, National Post

The rise of the 'unseparated'
Sunday, January 3, 1999, Stella Yeadon, The Toronto Star
The social reaction to the impact of bad advice, bad laws and bad lawyers.

Homicides in Toronto
Saturday, January 2, 1999, The Toronto Star
Police statistics for the 52 homicides in Toronto for the year 1998. Out of 2 suspects in murders of legal spouses, there is an even gender split. Gee...and one common-law husband and one girlfiend too!

MP pleased with ruling on divorce
Friday, January 1, 1999, The Mississauga News
One MP on side!

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