“Be Like Others” (2008)


If you have not already signed up for a session to serve as a Group Leader during the winter term, I have assigned you a week randomly. You are responsible to make yourself aware of the week you have been assigned, and to complete the requirements for your assigned week.


Discussion of representations of women in Oscar-nominated movies

York U student’s refusal to work with women sparks rights debate

Hi everyone,

Just wanted to follow up on our discussion today by providing some links to articles and resources that reference things I mentioned in class.

– McDonald’s article on the terrible/offensive budget advice website McDonalds set up for their minimum wage employees.

– Walmart’s “lock in” policy (employees are locked in at warehouses while they work) and how this threatens worker safety:Baltimore Sun articleNew York Times article

– Unpaid Internships
Toronto Star article about a woman who did an unpaid internship with Bell in Missisauga.

Planet Money Podcast (the ongoing series on the T-Shirt they’re making is really great, but the show in general is excellent)

Deconstructing Mayor Ford’s Fiscal Record – Toronto Star