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Forum remembers École Polytechnique, fights violence against women today

Date: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
"The 14 women killed at École Polytechnique in Montreal 22 years ago were remembered by over a hundred participants at a public education forum for ending violence against women, which took pl ...

Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter Hosts First Annual Bowl-A-Thon Fundraiser!

Date: 
Thursday, November 17, 2011
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STOP BACKPAGE.COM PROTEST

Date: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Print Version FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 16, 2011 ...

PROSTITUTION POSES A FUNDAMENTAL THREAT TO WOMEN’S SECURITY THE SOLUTION: DECRIMINALIZE WOMEN AND CRIMINALIZE THE DEMAND

Date: 
Thursday, June 16, 2011 - Friday, June 17, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16th 2011 PROSTITUTION POSES A FUNDAMENTAL THREAT TO WOMEN’S SECURITY THE SOLUTION: DECRIMINALIZE WOMEN AND CRIMINALIZE THE DEMAND ...

Women’s Groups Coalition: The Charter Does Not Guarantee Men a Right to the Prostitution of Women.

Date: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
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Supreme Court got it right in ruling against 'advance consent'

Ellizabeth Sheehy's Op-Ed about the SCC's decision in J.A.published by the Vancouver Sun
Date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
A win for women at the Supreme Court of Canada last week in the J.A. ...