Nazanin Afshin Jam Mackay

I Don't Buy Leah McLaren's Brand of Feminism

Alise Mills | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada Politics
Alise Mills

Leah McLaren, a columnist with the Globe and Mail (and apparently the unofficial Czar of Womanhood); penned a letter this week to the very accomplished Nazanin Afshin-Jam MacKay -- the wife of Minister MacKay. In my opinion, writing such a letter seems to be no better example of an overinflated sense of self then when one assumes she has the social license to dictate the terms of another woman's life choices and to do it so publicly. Let us forget for a moment that the letter was penned as a response to perceived comments made by Minister MacKay, not his wife. Above anything else the letter is patronizing.

MacKay's Wife Wants Canada To Help 'Cripple' Iran

CBC | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Politics

Cripple the Iranian regime in any way possible, outside of military intervention, human rights activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam said Friday. Th...

VIDEO: Why We Love Peter MacKay's New Wife

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada Politics

Peter MacKay's new wife Nazanin Afshin-Jam may be best-known for winning the Miss World Canada crown in 2003, but the Iranian-born Canadian is much mo...