Dialogue on Diversity — 24 June 2013
In her latest newsletter, Eleanor Grant writes of several local events, followed by a number of petitions on federal issues as Canada Day approaches ….
EVENT: Dialogue on Diversity.
Mon June 24 at 1 pm at the Region office at 150 Frederick. [map]
Does our commitment to Diversity include those in poverty and precarious employment? What is needed to make our commitment real?
Learn more and register at: Diversity & Inclusion Events — Region of Waterloo
Eleanor Grant writes a semi-regular e-mail newsletter on social justice issues. You can contact Eleanor at firstname.lastname@example.org
From Toronto Media Co-op via @alexhundert:
by Alison Thomson
Community accountability was the buzzword of this year’s School of Public Interest, titled ‘(En)gendering Resistance: Exploring the possibilities of gender, resistance and militancy.’ The weekend long conference, organized by the Waterloo Public Interest Research Group at the University of Waterloo, was an engaging, though sometimes disjointed, community affair which played host to a diversity of feminists from across southern Ontario and beyond, converging around the question of gender liberation.
Read the rest at Report back from the (En)gendering Resistance conference | Toronto Media Co-op.