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Why is Christy Clark being singled out for holding “women-only” events when politicians of all stripes have been doing the same for years.

Why is Christy Clark being singled out and criticized for holding “women-only” outreach events when politicians of all stripes have been doing the same for years. I recall that Gordon Campbell regularly met with groups of women when he was premier and yet he was never attacked for it.

Likewise, the NDP have a gender and sexual orientation policy which dictates who can run for them as a candidate. And don’t tell me Adrian Dix has never attended a “women’s meeting”?

So, why are the media carrying out this insanely hypocritical attack on Christy Clark? Is it because the media have become so rigidly biased against Christy Clark that anything goes now?

Mike Taylor

Port Moody



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