Minorities in Politics

Our (Surprisingly?) Diverse Parliament

Alison Loat | Posted 08.11.2011 | Canada
Alison Loat

Our politicians tend to be older, whiter, more male, better educated and more 'white collar' than the average Canadian. So for those who would prefer a Parliament that better looks and feels more like Canada, the election of a few 20-something MPs is a good thing.