York University expert available on diverse, gender-equal cabinet


TORONTO, November 4, 2015 – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has just announced his cabinet, which has significant representation from minorities – women and ethnic diversity.

York University Professor Ananya Mukherjee-Reed,  dean of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, is available to speak to this significant change from the previous government.

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