Remembrance and Action: Canadian feminists struggle for accountability around violence against women.

WINGS - Women's International News Gathering Service
Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2012

This WINGS program recalls the Montreal Massacre December 6, 1989, and listens to feminists who mark the day in 2012 by discussing their struggle for accountability and justice around Violence Against Women.

Featured Speakers/Guests: News report by Laura Yaros and Beth Blackmore of Radio Centreville's Matrix Collective; interview with Montreal Gazette reporter Mary Lamie. Voices from roundtable: Hilla Kerner, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter; Rosa Elena Arteaga, Mgr. of Direct Svces & Programs, Battered Women's Support Services; Darla Goodwin, Coord. of Aboriginal Women's Svces. at Women Against Violence Against Women; Laura Robinson, journalist and athlete; Asia Czapska, advocate and co-director, Justice for Girls; unidentified; Shanie Roy, student activist, feminist, and anarchist from Montreal.