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Archive for December, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, FMWM & GABRIELA Ontario Christmas Party

Posted by anakbayantoronto on December 16, 2010

Map:
http://maps.google.ca/maps?q=6A+greenlaw+avenue,+toronto,+ontario&oe=UTF-8&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=6+Greenlaw+Ave,+Toronto,+Toronto+Division,+Ontario+M6H+3V6&gl=ca&z=16

 
TTC directions:
 
1) From Lansdowne station: Take northbound 47/47B/47C bus. Get off at Davenport. Cross to the northeast side (with the telephone booth). Walk east along Davenport. Turn left at first street – St. Clarens. Turn right at alleyway. 6A Greenlaw is orange brick building on your right.
 
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2) From St. Clair West station: Take westbound 512 Keele or 512 Lansdowne streetcar. Get off at Earlscourt stop. Cross the street to the side of the church. Walk west and turn left at Greenlaw Ave. Walk to the end of the street to 6A Greenlaw Ave., the orange brick apartment building.
To RSVP, call us, e-mail back or go on the Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/event.php?eid=167772719927560

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Celebrating International Migrants’ Day

Posted by anakbayantoronto on December 16, 2010

Saturday, December 18, 2010
3:00-7:00pm
George Brown College, St. James Campus
Centre for Financial Services Education Bldg.
290 Adelaide Street East
3rd Floor, Rm. 303
(Maps:  To location, George Brown College)

Come and join us as we reflect on our collective struggles,
shape our destiny and…

…CELEBRATE our victories as migrant workers and the International Migrant Workers Movement in protecting and advancing our rights

……AFFIRM the principle of self-empowerment of migrant workers, by migrant workers, for migrant workers

…STRENGTHEN the solidarity among all workers: unionized workers, immigrant/migrant workers, workers without jobs

CULTURAL PERFORMANCES:
Dance, Theatre, Skits, Music, Songs, Painting, Photo Exhibits!!

CONVERSATION CIRCLES ON:
* our collective experience as racialized workers/migrant workers
* causes of global migration with Canada’s immigration policy
* our unity as migrant workers from various sectors/communities
* solidarity between the migrant workers movement and labour unions

Organized by:
Association of Filipino Women Workers | Barrio Nuevo | Caregivers
Action Centre | Coalition for Change | GABRIELA Ontario | George Brown College, Community Worker Program | Justice for Migrant Workers | Labour Education Center/Connecting Struggles Project | Migrante-Ontario | No One is Illegal | Ontario Federation of Labour | Philippine Advocacy Through Arts and Culture | Workers’ Action Centre

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