News

Dec 10, 2020

Advocacy groups pressure Visa, Mastercard to cut ties with porn company MindGeek

The letter from more than 40 signatories comes as the government has promised new legislation to crack down on child pornography and hateful content on various internet platforms.

Nov 16, 2020

Update on Advocacy Efforts to Protect Children from Exposure to Pornography

Beyond the work of putting forward a resolution on protecting children, members have participated in events outside the MindGeek headquarters here in Montreal.

Nov 11, 2020

Homelessness: In Montreal and Across the Globe

Including an informal report on our Federates who are dedicated to supporting and helping the homeless in our city.

Submitted by Penny Rankin-MCW President Nov 2020

Oct 29, 2020

Petition on home care for seniors

Following our work with the Provincial Council of Women and the Provincial University Women's Clubs, please consider signing this petition on the need for Home Care.

Oct 19, 2020

The flu shot and Covid-19

In the midst of a global pandemic, it is more important than ever to listen to medical experts and protect yourself against the flu.

Oct 01, 2020

Bill S-203: An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material

The Montreal Council is thrilled to see that an issue we consider so important is being brought so effectively to the attention of the government and to the citizens of Canada.