Venezuela's government announced that a new labour law, part of which will grant recognition to non-salaried work traditionally done by women, will come into effect this week.
Join us in calling on Michelle Obama to open her heart to the cries of Abdurahman's mother and ask Barack to send those cleared home and to expedite the closing of Guantanamo.
This short educational video was produced last year by Inter Pares Canada.
Take some time to remember and celebrate the anti-war origins of Mother's Day.
More than 150 years after Mother's Day was first celebrated, there are women in every country who are working for safer, healthier, more peaceful communities and societies.
Use momsrule.org to send your mother or caregiver an e-card as well as an important message to Stephen Harper letting him know that you value maternal health as a human right.
Imagine a world where well educated men and women choose to reject the high stress, consumerist corporate world in favour of tending to kith and kin. Shannon Hayes introduces the "radical homemakers."
Let's take back Mother's Day from the throes of commercialism and honour women around the world working for change! Because all our mothers deserve a little peace and justice.
Inter Pares has a campaign to 'Take Back the Day' this Mother's Day. Check out their excellent video history of the day at http://www.takebacktheday.ca/.