Paul Martin – In Canada, women’s rights are…

In Canada, women’s rights are a vital part of our effort to build a society…


“In Canada, women’s rights are a vital part of our effort to build a society of real equality – not just for some, but for all Canadians. A society in which women no longer encounter discrimination nor are shut out from opportunities open to others.”
-Paul Martin

Paul Martin – The people of Canada have…

The people of Canada have worked hard to build a country that opens its doors…


“The people of Canada have worked hard to build a country that opens its doors to include all, regardless of their differences a country that respects all, regardless of their differences a country that demands equality for all, regardless of their differences.”
-Paul Martin

Paul Martin – The facts are plain: Religious…

The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be…


“The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be guided by what they believe. If they do not wish to celebrate marriages for same-sex couples, that is their right. The Supreme Court says so. And the Charter says so.”
-Paul Martin

Paul Martin – I rise today in support…

I rise today in support of Bill C-38, the Civil Marriage Act. I rise…


“I rise today in support of Bill C-38, the Civil Marriage Act. I rise in support of a Canada in which liberties are safeguarded, rights are protected and the people of this land are treated as equals under the law.”
-Paul Martin