Communiqué Montréal, December 6, 2010 To commemorate December 6, the day when 14 women were massacred in Montreal's Polytechnical Institute in 1989, and in protest of the violence which women continue to suffer in Québec, Canada and around the world, we, the Collective of Women of Diverse Origins whole-heartedly supports the resolutions which came… Read More Stop all violence against women here and in the world!
Communiqué Montréal, le 6 décembre, 2010 Pour commémorer le 6 décembre, jour en 1989 où 14 jeunes femmes ont été massacrés à l' Institut polytechnique à Montréal, et pour protester contre la violence qui continue à être faite aux femmes au Québec, au Canada et dans le monde, nous, le Collectif des Femmes de diverses… Read More Finir avec violence contre les femmes ici et dans le monde
On Friday, December 3, 2010, the Morong 43 started their hunger strike for freedom. December 6, 2010 would be the 10th month of their illegal arrest and detention. We demand their immediate and unconditional release. The 43 health workers, who were attending a grassroots medical training, are victims of illegal search, arrest, detention and torture. … Read More Call to International Networks in Support of Morong 43 and All Political prisoners in the Philippines
By Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson International League of Peoples' Struggle November 26, 2010 We, the International League of Peoples' Struggle, condemn in the strongest possible terms the recent and ongoing provocations being made by the US and the South Korean puppet government against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). We… Read More ILPS condems war provocations by the U.S. and South Korea against DPRK
November 6, 2010, marks the ninth month of illegal detention for 43 Filipino health workers, a group known as the Morong 43, which includes two nursing mothers. The Council for Health and Development, National Council of Churches in the Philippines, the Health Alliance for Democracy and Bayan Philippines are calling for coordinated actions world-wide to… Read More Rally at Philippine Embassy in Ottawa to demand freedom for Morong 43
Philippines broadcasting network ABS-CBN interviews Ms. Gail Davidson, Executive Director of the Lawyers Rights Watch Canada (LRWC), on the plight of the “Morong 43”, illegally arrested volunteer community health workers.
Press Release – Montréal, Québec, August 16, 2010 — Further momentum was generated towards a global, militant women’s movement with the establishment of an International Women’s Alliance (IWA) this afternoon following the Montreal International Women’s Conference (MIWC). Today marked the Founding Assembly of the International Women’s Alliance after an immensely successful two-day conference, uniting more… Read More Montreal International Women’s Conference concludes with the founding of the International Women’s Alliance
ILPS International Coordinating Group and Committee (ICG/ICC), Upon getting a notice through the ILPS Info-Bureau e-list, we attended a picket of the East Indian Defense Committee (EIDC) for TEA-KOR in front of the Indian Consulate in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on August 15, 2010. TEA-KOR stands for Teachers of English abroad in Korea… Read More Picket in Vancouver to oppose Operation Green Hunt
Media Advisory, Montreal, Quebec, Friday, August 6, 2010 The first Montreal International Women’s Conference hosted by the Committee of Women of Diverse Origins is set to get underway August 13-16, 2010 in Montreal, Quebec. For close to a decade a group of Montreal-based women have been working tirelessly to improve women’s lives here and abroad.… Read More Montreal International Women’s Conference to get underway August 13
By Prof. JOSE MARIA SISON Chairperson, International Coordinating CommitteeInternational League of Peoples’ Struggle13 August 2010 We, the International Coordinating Committee and all member-organizations of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS), convey our warmest greetings of solidarity to all the delegations and distinguished guests in the Montreal International Women’s Conference, currently convened from August 13… Read More MESSAGE OF SOLIDARITY TO THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S CONFERENCE