WINGS #32-12 Remembrance and Action
The struggle for accountability in protecting women against violence
Uploaded: 3 Dec, 2012
Recording Date: 3 Dec, 2012
Recording Location: Montreal and Vancouver
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
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Program Title: WINGS #32-12 Remembrance and Action
Description: December 6th is Canada's National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. Program recalls the Montreal Massacre that led to this day, and listens to feminists who mark the day by discussing how they struggle for accountability and justice around Violence Against Women.
Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: News report by Laura Yaros and Beth Blackmore of Radio Centreville's Matrix Collective; interview with Montreal Gazette reporter Mary Lamie. Voices from roundtable: Hilla Kerner, Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter; Rosa Elena Arteaga, Mgr. of Direct Svces & Programs, Battered Women's Support Services; Darla Goodwin, Coord. of Aboriginal Women's Svces. at Women Against Violence Against Women; Laura Robinson, journalist and athlete; Asia Czapska, advocate and co-director, Justice for Girls; unidentified; Shanie Roy, student activist, feminist, and anarchist from Montreal.
Credits: News segment produced by Laura Yaros and Beth Blackmore, for WINGS (1989); audio from December 1, 2012, recorded and edited by Frieda Werden
NewsType: Weekly Program
Politics > Feminism
Politics > Activism
Health > Policy
Regional > Canada > British Columbia
Society and Culture > Racism
Politics > First Nations
Society and Culture > Women
Regional > Canada > Quebec