May 17, 2019
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What do we make of maternal rage?

Svea Vikander
As the holes in our social safety net widen, societies and governments task mothers with near total responsibility for the safety and well-being of their children.
May 22, 2013

Smash the State Report: May 10, 2013

The WCDSB attacks one mom for protecting her son, as hundreds of thousands of moms are locked up in jails – a global noise demo sends them love! Updates on anti-Fracking, #TowesTV, iRevolution, more!
Jun 2, 2011
CUPW women

Walking the picket line for new mothers

Martha Friendly
As the CUPW has been locked in strike talks with Canada Post, many Canadians have forgotten that it was the fight for paid maternity leave that kept CUPW workers walking the picket line back in 1981.
Oct 27, 2010

Improving maternal health worldwide

A woman dies every 90 seconds during pregnancy or while giving birth. Many of these deaths are preventable. Farah Shroff was a panelist at a recent forum titled Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies.

Mothers and the Economy: The Economics of Mothering Conference

Oct 21, 2010 to Oct 23, 2010
Oakham House, Ryerson University
63 Gould Street
M5B 1E9 Toronto , ON
43° 39' 29.4516" N, 79° 22' 40.3572" W
Ontario CA
Featuring keynote speakers Marilyn Waring and Martha Albertson Fineman as well as 100+ international presenters/40 panels over three full days. Full conference program and registration on our website.
Jul 15, 2010

Not Rex: The battle of all mothers

Wasn't the G8 supposed to be about maternal health? Humberto da Silva reports from Massey Centre for Women in Toronto where workers have been forced to strike.


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