Voices-Voix Newsletter December 2012

Read our Newsletter published on December 2, 2012.

 

"Fighting back with facts"

It's been a busy fall here at Voices-Voix and there's no sign of the activity letting up.

The dedicated interns, staff and volunteers produced 15 new fact sheets on individuals and groups who have been silenced through targeted defunding, threats to their charitable status and intimidation, among other tactics employed by the federal government against its critics. (...)

In October, Voices-Voix submitted its report to the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review of Canada's human rights record. (...)

Voices also set the stage for expanded mobilization in 2013 through vital bridge-building and network-expansion initiatives  this autumn. This included a number of presentations to audiences across the country (…)

Click on the link below to read more and download the document (pdf).