Dr. Amanda Parriag is the president of an Ottawa-area organization called Media Action. It was created to respond to the sexism and bias that many believed were misrepresenting women in various forms of media including advertisements.
Media Action also runs a program called Ask Women Anything, where female experts on a variety of topics are invited to speak. Topics range from indigenous issues to the Me Too movement.
Amanda is optimistic about the future, saying the girls growing up now are fearless, inspiring, and are taking the world by storm.
Episode release date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018