CERA Joins VOICES-VOIX Coalition on Women’s Rights and Democracy – Rally and Press Conference

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By Leilani Farha, CERA, 5 April 2011

VOICES-VOIX is a non-partisan coalition of organizations and individuals defending democracy, free speech and transparency in Canada. CERA is one of the over 200 member organizations. [...]

I am Leilani Farha, the Executive Director of CERA – the Centre on Equality Rights in Accommodation. CERA is one of the groups whose funding was slashed by the current government because we dared to protect women’s equality rights in Canada. [...]

There is only one thing to do in the face of a democracy under attack: take to the streets, BE LOUD and use our VOICES COLLECTIVELY TO RECLAIM Democracy as we know it.

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Photo: CERA