Liberals and those on the left often herald themselves as the architect and sole proprietor of the concept of “equality for women” and all that is tolerant and fair and equal, especially when it comes to women and their workplace tribulations. As a result, women are notoriously more liberal/Democrat and many women obediently vote that way in elections.
Via Rail, a Canadian government owned and operated (and of course liberally subsidized) passenger rail outfit that competes with private Canadian transportation companies, just fired its president, Jean Pelletier.
More accurately, since it is government-owned and they don’t even pretend to operate at arm’s length, it was Canada’s current liberal Prime Minister, Paul Martin, who ordered him fired. The previous liberal Prime Minister, Jean ChrÃ