On January 28, 2013, Canada celebrated 25 years of no abortion law. I've put together a selection of key works on the history of the pro-choice campaign and the Supreme Court decision.
An event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that repealed Canada's abortion law, as well as to recognize the ongoing struggle for reproductive justice across Canada today.
An excerpt from an essay about choice that the regina mom is working on.
Monday, January 28 is the anniversary of the deepest and most important victory the women's movement in Canada has ever had.
A major victory was won when the Supreme Court of Canada overturned the federal abortion law in January of 1988.
Jan 29, 2013
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto
2 Sussex Avenue at St. George Street - nearest subway: St. George StationToronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 55.3104" N, 79° 23' 58.6932" W
A celebration of the struggle that repealed Canada's abortion law, and the struggle for reproductive justice today.
Our website (www.morgentaler25years.ca) honours the heroic sacrifices of Dr. Morgentaler, including numerous trials and a jail sentence, before he was finally and fully vindicated by the court.
Canada is the first country in the world to prove that abortion care can be ethically and effectively managed as part of standard healthcare practice.
Show Features news from BDS Success, Fighting Austerity in Ontario + Saving the CSUMB. Then some reports on Immigration Detention, F35's, the new SPP, Abortion Rights, and General Strikes!
With several female MPs at his side, Conservative MP Mark Warawa held a press conference Wednesday on Parliament Hill to promote his Motion 408, which would "condemn discrimination against females."