Violence Against Women

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International gathering denounces the promotion to legalize prostitution

Thursday, May 29, 2008
Press Statement by Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter May 29 2008 ...

35th Anniversary: Review, Rejoice, Recommit

Tuesday, January 1, 2008 - Wednesday, December 31, 2008
The Vancouver Rape Relief & Women’s Shelter Collective is proud to mark 35 years of collective work to end violence against women. ...

A Feminist Definition of Abolition

Tuesday, January 1, 2008
Our feminist plan is to identify prostitution and trafficking as violence against women. ...

BCTF Prostitution Forum

Saturday, November 3, 2007
Exerpts from the webcast of the forum on Prostitution at the November 3, 2007 British Columbia Teachers' Federation (BCTF) Representative Assembly. ...

A Look at Divorce Law in Canada

Friday, October 20, 2006
From Duhaime.org A Look at Divorce Law in Canada ...

Pornography and Prostitution and Canada the Dangers Ahead

Monday, March 14, 2005 - Tuesday, March 15, 2005
by Janine Benedet, LL.B, LL.M, S.J.D., Chicago, click ...

Sweden Treating Prostitution as Violence Against Women

Saturday, January 1, 2005
In Sweden, prostitution is regarded as a part of men's violence against women and children. ...

A Day In The Life Of A Feminist Rape Crisis Worker

Wednesday, October 1, 2003
Rape Relief is calling on women to join us today. Volunteer Training Starts now. ...

Minutes of City Council Regarding Brothels in Vancouver

Wednesday, September 10, 2003
This is excerpted from city council minutes.For the full record of the meeting please refer to: ...

10 Reasons for Not Legalizing Prostitution

Tuesday, March 25, 2003
by Janice G. Raymond, Coalition Against Trafficking in Women International (CATW), March 25, 2003 Summary  ...

Reject Red Light Districts as a Solution to Violence Against Women

Saturday, March 1, 2003
Presentation by Suzanne Jay at the Raging Women's ConferenceVancouver, BC March 1, 2003 ...

Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Tuesday, December 10, 2002
For the first time, feminists took to the street in considerable numbers to say NO to the system of prostitution, NO to repression of persons in prostitution, and YES to a world without prosti ...