|Pictures from Equal Pay Day actions in Leuven. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
The Canadian Premiers met this week in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
A journalist asked why having an equal number of women at the tablemade a difference. (Half of our Provincial and Territorial leaders are
Nobody was able to give an explanation.
They just knew it was better.
It appears that after 100 years of struggle for the vote, equal pay for equalwork etc. social justice came to Canadian politics without a lot of fuss.
A gender balance is a good thing.
In any situation.
and our opinions valued during the last 5,000 years.
And as our species gets ready to explore space, (something I amso sorry I will miss as it will not happen in my life time), I think we
will be packing some hard learned lessons.
Maybe when time comes to an end and all of the species in all of theuniverses are called to account, human beings will be known as
'The Just Ones'.
Wouldn't that be funny!