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Tuesday March 10, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm

Migration and Fighting Violence Against Women
A teach-in for women and trans people

Tuesday, March 10, 2009
7 pm
Sistering, 962 Bloor St. W (major intersection: Ossington)
Child Care and light refreshments provided.

Speakers and Topics:

Angela Robertson, Executive Director of Sistering -
“The history of anti-racist feminist organizing”

Doreen Silversmith, member of Six Nations and No More Silence –
“The resistance of Indigenous women”

Pura Velasco
“The struggles of Live-In Caregivers”

Wendy Babcock, Bad Date Coalition and Safer Stroll –
“Sex workers and the victory at the Toronto Police Services Board”

Rashmee Singh
“The experiences of marginalized and racialized women when they
encounter the legal system”

Magaly San Martin – Shelter, Sanctuary, Status
“The fight for the rights of migrant women”

The Shelter, Sanctuary, Status Campaign presents a teach-in, which
brings together anti-racist feminists to share our struggles in

Thursday March 26, 2009
Start: 9:00 pm

:: LAL concert featuring guest artists ::
dakus of disco duniya (Dance)
Liziwe 'Lizzy' Mahashe (South-African/Canadian vocalist)

:: hosted by ::
Elisha Lim

Thursday March 26th
doors @ 9pm / show @ 10pm sharp
Wrong Bar [1279 Queen St. W]
$10-15 sliding scale

:: sponsors ::
Asian Freedom School
No One Is Illegal Toronto
Public Transit Recordings
Toronto Arts Council

:: media sponsors ::
CIUT 89.5

:: a portion of the proceeds will go to No One Is Illegal (Toronto) ::

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