And in the end; I rise.

And in the end; I rise.

The car pulled up and stopped in front of what looked like a house with an office inside. I was pretty impressed by the location. I crossed the street and waited for our host to lead the way, and to my surprise she headed down a narrow alley adjacent to the house. My mother and […]

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International Women’s Day 2014

International Women’s Day 2014

Join us on March 8th at Innis Town Hall and celebrate the women’s rights activists of Iran with a screening of Women on the Front Line.  A panel discussion with 2 prominent Iranian-Canadian human rights activists will follow. Tickets can be purchased for $10 on Eventbrite.    

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With music, hope lives on!

With music, hope lives on!

Another year has come to an end. It’s important that we come together and celebrate all that we have achieved together! I started this year with an event on International Women’s Day, called It’s A Girl. It was a documentary that highlighted the issue of gendercide in India and China. To provide the Canadian context, […]

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Invisible Industry: Shedding a light on human trafficking in Canada

Invisible Industry: Shedding a light on human trafficking in Canada

On September 30th, we gathered at Loft 404 in Toronto and learned about human trafficking. There was a screening of a documentary called Price of Sex by Mimi Chakarova. It was followed by a talk from Bridget Perrier and Veronica Chail. Hearing from a Canadian survivor of trafficking was powerful; Bridget’s story is one of […]

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