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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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Kamalayan Konsciousness Series, Session 5: The Social – Moving Forward

Posted by anakbayantoronto on November 25, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre, presents a FREE event

THE SOCIAL – MOVING FORWARD

Wednesday, December 1, 2010
7-9PM
The Last Temptation (bar/restaurant)
12 Kensington Ave., Toronto [MAP

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Kamalayan Konsciousness Series, Session 4: How to Save the World 1.0

Posted by anakbayantoronto on November 12, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with, Kapisanan Philippine Centre, presents a FREE event

HOW TO SAVE THE WORLD 1.0

Wednesday, September 17, 2010
7-9PM
The Last Temptation (bar/restaurant)
12 Kensington Ave., Toronto
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Kamalayan Series 2010-2011

Posted by anakbayantoronto on September 7, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture
and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson
PRESENTS

THE KAMALAYAN FILIPINO KONSCIOUSNESS SERIES LAUNCH
Kapisanan Philippine Centre
167 Augusta, Kensington Market
Toronto, Ontario

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Art Beyond Barriers: A Live Art Petition

Posted by anakbayantoronto on May 18, 2010

In an ongoing assault on human rights by the Philippine government, 43 health workers were illegally arrested and detained on February 6, 2010 in Morong, Rizal, Philippines. They are still illegally being held at the Philippine Military Camp Capinpin and have endured continuous ill treatment and torture in the military camp. Families of some of the 43 health workers have also reported harassment by the military. This situation is critical. Each day that the 43 health workers are not released, it is one more day they have to endure pain, fear, and torture.
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KAMALAYAN FILIPINO KONSCIOUSNESS FESTIVAL

Posted by anakbayantoronto on March 10, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture, and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson (FCAR) and the Filipino Students’ Association of Toronto (FSAT), presents

WE ARE THE NEXT CHAPTER OF OUR HISTORY! GISING NA!

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[Kamalayan Mondays] Si Maria, Nena, Gabriela, atbp.: A Philippine HERstory

Posted by anakbayantoronto on March 7, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture,
and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson and the Filipino Students’ Association of Toronto, presents

KAMALAYAN MONDAY:
SI MARIA, NENA, GABRIELA, ATBP.*: A PHILIPPINE HERSTORY

Monday, March 8, 2010
6:00-8:00pm
Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture
167 Augusta Avenue, Toronto
(2 blocks west of Spadina Ave., north of Dundas St. West – MAP)

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[Kamalayan Mondays] Balikbayan: One Man’s Travels

Posted by anakbayantoronto on February 11, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture, and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson and the Filipino Students Association of Toronto, presents

KAMALAYAN MONDAY
BALIKBAYAN: One Man’s Travels

Monday, February 15, 2009
6:00-8:00 pm
Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture
167 Augusta Avenue, Toronto

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Kamalayan Friday with FCAR: “Philippines: Waging War on the People”

Posted by anakbayantoronto on February 4, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture,
and in collaboration with
the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson
and the Filipino Students’ Association of Toronto,
presents

KAMALAYAN FRIDAY with FCAR
A film showing and discussion about human rights in the Philippines

Friday, February 5, 2010
6:00–9:00 p.m.
Oakham Lounge – 2nd Floor Oakham House
Ryerson University
63 Gould Street, Toronto
(north of Dundas St. East, west of Church St.)
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