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Rise For Justice-Until the Violence Ends!

Canada > Port Alberni > Chars Landing, Argyle Street, Port Alberni > 2014-03-08 > 01:00 pm

About The Event

Rise For Justice-come dance, release and rise up at 1 PM at Char's Landing-claim your space in the world. In cooperation with A.C.A.W.S. celebrate IWD with us by dancing for an hour. Sponsored by Art Matters Society we will have The List of 4,000 names of women and children murdered or missing in Canada from Gwynne Hunt's book--Rampage; the pathology of an epidemic.. Social Justice posters from a 2013 event will also be on display and current contact info from ACAWS for women in trouble or seeking shelter.

About The Organization

Art Matters Society

To foster and encurage the arts sometimes to bring about social change. We have been doing The Vagina Monologues for 9 years from Chilliwack to Vancouver to Port Alberni, BC. We have taken the show several times into women's Federal and Provincial prisons.

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