CLC marking 20th anniversary of Montreal Massacre with 20-day mailing campaign to highlight the ongoing need for change.
Focusing attention on the crisis of murdered and missing Aboriginal women.
'Like the Famous Five, we must continue to lobby, campaign and educate others to ensure that Canadian women obtain equity in this country.'
Crystal Lee Jordan Sutton, an activist to the end, has passed away from a brain tumor at age 68.
Child poverty seems to win political points but Canadian governments are ignoring the very real and private struggle of women on their own.
'Muriel will be forever remembered as an ambassador of peace, defender of women's rights and champion of educational development.' - Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter.
First woman to sit on executive council of B.C. Federation of Labour and become president of the B.C. NDP.
There has been an increase of more than 50 per cent in demand for Charlottetown's women's shelter.
Poor record cited on issues such as missing Aboriginal women, slow progress on land claims, funding cuts to women's groups and treatment of prisoners in Afghanistan.
NUPGE leaflet puts focus on Canadian women struggling to cope with severe economic problems.