Grassroots Women events for International Women’s Day – March 8th
Grassroots Women invites you to join us for International Women‚s Day 2008:
Resist Imperialism! Solidarity in the Struggle for Genuine Women‚s Liberation!
Saturday, March 8, 2008
RALLY at 4:00 p.m.
Oppenheimer Park (Powell St. and Jackson Ave.)
Hear speakers share about struggles for genuine women’s liberation, from women struggling in third world liberation movements (including Palestine, Philippines, Pakistan, Haiti, El Salvador) to working class women, including migrant workers and indigenous women,
fighting for genuine equality here in Canada and the US.
DINNER at the Kalayaan Centre, 451 Powell St. (between Jackson and Dunlevy) at 5:30 p.m.
FORUM: „International Women’s Day: Working Class and Marginalized Women Unite to Fight against Imperialist War and Plunder: A community forum & discussion to expose and oppose the flexibilization of labour and the heightened attacks on women’s rights‰ at 6:30 p.m., Kalayaan Centre, 451 Powell St. (Organized by the May Day Organizing Committee)
Since 1995, Grassroots Women members seek to:
1) Deepen our understanding of imperialism and its impact on women;
2) Conduct campaigns on the impact of imperialist globalization;
3) Build a militant grassroots women‚s movement; and
4) Join in solidarity with international people‚s struggles against exploitation and oppression.
1115B E. Hastings (entrance on Glen)
Vancouver, BC V6A 1S3
phone: 604-682-4451 (fax same #, please call first)
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