Title: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Human Rights Award
Date: November 8, 2018
Description: Women’s March Canada has learned of the decision to suspend the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Human Rights Award which was set to be given to members of Women's March US (officially known as Women’s March, Inc.). This decision was brought about due to an open letter written by FES scholarship holders and alumni citing allegations of anti-Semitism perpetrated by Women’s March US.
Title: Statement regarding Louis Farrakhan
Date: March 8, 2018
Description: We at Women's March Canada deeply condemn statements from any persons that seek to divide with hatred or discrimination, including Louis Farrakhan, who has no association with Women's March Canada, or our team. We cannot and will not allow anti-semitic, homophobic, transphobic or misogynistic language to be a part of our dialogue.
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About Women's March Canada
The mission of Women’s March Canada is to inspire, unite and lead the charge for the advancement of women across Canada.
Women’s March is a women-led movement providing intersectional education on a diverse range of issues and creating entry points for new grassroots activists & organizers to engage in their local communities through training, outreach programs and events. Women’s March is committed to dismantling systems of oppression through nonviolent resistance and building inclusive structures guided by self-determination, dignity and respect.