Montreal Massacre Memorial 2020: A Series of Video Conversations

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 11:00

Live from @VancouverRapeRelief Facebook page and Zoom (Zoom link to be provided on our homepage for each event)

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Wednesday, November 25 - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
11am PST

Supporting and Advocating for Women in Prostitution
With Cleone Santos, Mulheres da Luz, Brazil

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Thursday, November 26
6pm PST

Abolition of Prostitution: International Feminist Overview (Part 1)
With
Jean Enriquez, Coalition Against Trafficking of Women, Philippines
Ally-Mari Diamond, Wahine Toa Rising, Aotearoa/New Zealand
Tegan Larin, Coalition Against Trafficking of Women, Australia
Hilla Kerner, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter, Canada

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Friday, November 27
6pm PST

Race, Class, and Male Violence against Women (Part 1)
With
Julie Diesta, Vancouver Committee for Domestic Workers' and Caregivers' Rights
Trisha Baptie, formerly Exploited Voices now Educating (EVE)
Ashani Montgomery, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

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Saturday, November 28
2pm PST

Read. Think. Act: A conversation on the role of books in feminist activism

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Sunday, November 29
2pm PST

Two-Spirit Journey: A conversation with Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder Ma-Nee Chacaby

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Monday, November 30
11am PST

The Impact of Pornography on Women
With Radical Girlsss, the Movement of Young Women of the European Network of Migrant Women

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Tuesday, December 1
11am PST

Abolition of Prostitution: International Feminist Overview (Part 2)
With
Ingeborg Kraus, German Psychotraumatologist against Prostitution, Germany
Alisa Bernard, Organization for Prostitution Survivors (OPS), Seattle, USA
Ghada Jabbour, KAFA, Lebanon
Diane Matte, la Concertation des luttes contre l'exploitation sexuelle (la CLES), Quebec, Canada

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Wednesday, December 2
11am PST

Frontline Response to Women during COVID
With
Diane Redsky, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata
Pragna Patel, South Hall Black Sisters, UK
Jennie-Laure Sully, la Concertation des luttes contre l'exploitation sexuelle (la CLES)
Megan Walker, London Abused Women’s Centre
Hilla Kerner, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

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Thursday, December 3
11am PST

Women-Only Organizing
With
Woman's Place UK
Radical Girlsss, the Movement of Young Women of the European Network of Migrant Women
QG Feminista, Brazil
Ashani Montgomery, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

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Friday, December 4
6pm PST

Race, Class and Male Violence against Women (Part 2)
With
Suzanne Jay, Asian Women for Equality
Fay Blaney, Aboriginal Women's Action Network (AWAN)
Taina Bien-Aimé, Coalition Against Trafficking of Women
Dani Plumari, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

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Saturday, December 5
2pm PST

They’re Always Telling Me I’m Too Angry: Poetry reading and conversation with Chrystos

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Sunday, December 6 - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women
2pm PST

i need to talk about rape: poetry reading and conversation with e nina jay

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