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April 3, 2013 |
We think a worthwhile National Food Policy needs to address hunger, fisheries, Indigenous and labour rights, children, local food, Northern issues and more. Don't you?
Redeye

Canada a significant contributor to international arms trade

March 25, 2013
| The image of Canada as a peacemaking nation has been tarnished by the war in Afghanistan. But many people would still be shocked to find out the extent to which Canada exports armaments.
Length: 15:08 minutes (13.87 MB)
March 13, 2013 |
Having no national food policy is expensive, costing Canadian taxpayers billions in stopgap programs that don't address the underlying issues.
John Howard
| March 11, 2013
Feminist Current

Status Quo: The unfinished business of feminism in Canada

March 5, 2013
| Meghan Murphy interviews Ravida Din, producer of a documentary on the feminist movement in Canada.
Length: 22:13 minutes (20.35 MB)
Joyce Murray at the 4th Liberal leadership debate
| March 4, 2013

LOOKING FORWARD, LOOKING BACK: 40 YEARS OF RESISTANCE - Annual Conference of the Law Union of Ontario

Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 8:00am - 6:00pm

Location

Victoria College, University of Toronto
91 Charles Street
Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 40' 3.108" N, 79° 23' 31.8516" W

Join us on Saturday, March 16, 2013, for the Law Union of Ontario’s Annual Conference! 2013 marks the 40th anniversary of the Law Union, and this year’s conference will bring progressive legal and activist communities together to discuss an exciting and challenging series of issues. To register for a day of inspiring and provocative panels, workshops, and discussion click here: REGISTER www.lawunion.ca/conference

The conference will be held at Victoria College, on the University of Toronto campus. The address is 91 Charles Street, with the building just south of Charles. This facility is wheelchair accessible. Follow this link for a map of the exact location of the conference: http://map.utoronto.ca/building/501

February 22, 2013 |
Dozens of organizations across the country are mobilizing to engage in a dialogue with UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food Olivier De Schutter on March 4 and March 5.
| February 22, 2013
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Celebrating 25 years of no law on abortion

February 9, 2013
| At the end of January 1988, the Supreme Court made a landmark ruling that decriminalized abortion. The Morgentaler decision, as it is known, has resulted in the absence of an abortion law in Canada.
Length: 13:46 minutes (12.62 MB)
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