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International Women's Day celebration

Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 10:30am - 11:15am

Location

Hamilton City Hall Hamilton, ON
Canada
Phone: 905.525.4573
Fax: 905.525.7085
43° 14' 36.9708" N, 79° 53' 20.67" W

SACHA's 2011 International Women's Day committee invites all women and trans-women to come together and celebrate 100 years of women's lives, struggles and triumphs.

Join us for a rally at Hamilton's City Hall -- 11:30 a.m. -12:15 p.m. -- and then refreshments at the downtown YWCA (75 MacNab Street South) from 12:30 p.m. -2:00 p.m.

For more information or to request American Sign Language interpretation, please contact Sandra at 905.525.4573 or sandra@sacha.ca.

Not Rex: Democracy in Egypt?

This week on Not Rex, Muriel Wiens questions whether Egypt will ever be able to achieve democracy with an army elite still in power.

Rally 4 Egypt: Celebrating the path to freedom

Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Location

Vancouver Public Library, Central Library Vancouver, BC
Canada
49° 15' 40.4136" N, 123° 6' 50.1372" W

The whole world is watching Egypt. And the whole world is inspired by the people's determined and courageous struggle to end a decades-old dictatorship.

Let's show that the people of Vancouver support this movement in Egypt and the wider region, and that we support human rights, democracy, freedom and equality.

Please RSVP, post this event, and please invite your family and friends. And then SMS or phone them as well to encourage... them to come out... This will be Vancouver's fourth straight Saturday rally in solidarity with the movements in Tunisia and Egypt, and we need this one to be the biggest.

Victory for the Egyptian people

Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location

Yonge-Dundas Square Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 9" N, 79° 22' 54.0012" W

Join us as we celebrate this historic victory for the people of Egypt.

We will also hold a moment of silence in commemoration for the brave Martyrs who gave their lives to make this possible.

Bring you friends; family; everyone you know!

Note: people will also be celebrating in Dundas square Friday night starting @ 6:00 p.m. We encourage who ever can make it down, to join them!!!


Organized by:
Toronto-Arab Solidarity Campaign

Endorsed by:
Canadian Coptic Association
Egyptian National Association for Change
Canadian Arab Federation
Canadian Peace Alliance
Toronto Coalition to Stop the War

Rally 4 Egypt: The struggle for justice continues

Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location

Vancouver Public Library, Central Library
Robson and Homer
Vancouver, BC
Canada
49° 16' 46.146" N, 123° 7' 0.8076" W

Join in this Vancouver rally for democracy and justice in Egypt:

After the fall of Ben-Ali in Tunisia and the revolution against Mubarak in Egypt, the revolution is spreading to all Arab countries. The peoples' movement is basically a call for justice. It is a peaceful struggle for economic and social development via democracy.

The defiant and deceptive actions of Mubarak with the pathetic stand of some of the western governments in general and the U.S. in particular vis-a-vis the legitimate aspirations of the Egyptian people are unacceptable and counter-productive.

'Mubarak you're fired': Rally for freedom and democracy in Egypt and Tunisia

Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 12:00pm

Location

Queen's Park
University and College
Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 35.5824" N, 79° 23' 25.2564" W

Just weeks after a revolution in Tunisia toppled its decades-old dictatorship, a similar movement in Egypt is poised to overthrow the 30-year old regime of Hosni Mubarak. Please join us for a city-wide, family-friendly rally and march in downtown Toronto in support of the Egyptian people's struggle for freedom and democracy, and to support all freedom struggles across the region. Please bring your placards, banners, and noise-makers.

Event on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/FreeEgypt

Organized by

Canadian Coptic Association

Egyptian National Association for Change

Toronto Egypt Solidarity Campaign

Canadian Arab Federation

Canadian Peace Alliance

Toronto Coalition to Stop the War

Hamilton: Steelworkers united!

Thousands gathered on Saturday to begin the struggle against U.S. Steel's lockout of its Hamilton workers.

Rally for democracy in Tunisia

Saturday, January 22, 2011 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Location

Vancouver Public Library
Robson Street @ Homer
Vancouver, BC
Canada
49° 14' 54.6828" N, 123° 6' 31.68" W

Members of the local Tunisian community and supporters will rally outside the central branch of the Vancouver Public Library.

"We will be joining members of the Tunisian Diaspora and other supporters in rallying to support the movement for democracy in Tunisia which has inspired the whole world," said Dr. Younes Alila, a UBC Professor.

The dictator Ben Ali fled Tunisia last week after sustained mass protests against his decades-long rule. Ben Ali's family has Canadian connections and investments. In Montreal, rallies have been held outside his son-in-law's mansion.

Tunisian community rally in Montreal

A large crowd of more than 1,000 Tunisians gathered in Montreal at Dorchester Square Saturday afternoon to support the 'jasmine revolution' in Tunisia. Video by The Montreal Gazette.

'Our Water, Our Lives' rally

Thursday, October 14, 2010 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location

Queen's Park Toronto, ON
Canada
Phone: 416.599.0152 ext. 15
43° 39' 9" N, 79° 22' 54.0012" W

"Our Water, Our Lives"

Tell the McGuinty Government to protect our water!

Maude Barlow, Council of Canadians | Debbe Crandall, STORM | Josh Garfinkel, Earthroots Fred Hahn, CUPE | Stephen Ogden, Site 41 activist | Jane Zednick, SOCM | and more

We are feeling the effects of the global water crisis in Ontario. Loopholes and a lack of regulatory willpower have left even the Oak Ridges Moraine hurting from water shortages. People are mobilizing to protect their water from the developers and Big Industry that have unlimited access to the government and unlimited funds to get what they want.

IT'S ABOUT TO GET WORSE!

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