Cyber Feminism. A postmodernist term used to describe the philosophies of a contemporary feminist community whose interests are cyberspace, the internet and technology. This term was introduced in the early 1990s and over the years has brought much progress in the feminist movement. Hash tags have been created such as #TheFWord, #YesAllWomen, #AmINext, #HeforShe, and […]
News Release Premier’s Council on the Status of Disabled Persons 2011 Disabilities Stakeholders’ Summit / Disability Awareness Week April 2011 FREDERICTON (CNB) – Persons with disabilities, their families, community agencies and other stakeholders are invited by the Premier’s Council on the Status of Disabled Persons to attend the 2011 Disability Stakeholders’ Summit, May 30-31.“It is […]
Effective Leadership Through Effective Communications Opening Remarks made at Disability Awareness Week panel By Duncan Matheson Lord Beaverbrook Hotel, Fredericton, June 3, 2003 When I was invited to attend here and talk on Effective Leadership Leading to Effective Outcomes from a Communications perspective, I jumped at the chance. The reason I didn’t hesitate is […]
As people often forget the blatant and visible needs of persons with disabilities imagine how much the subtle and non so visible needs get ignored. I must applaud the editor miss Ratchford for her story and activism. http://thebruns.ca/content/2010-01/unb-accessibility-fail
Feminist Activism in Conservative Times
What: A one-day conference on feminist social activism.
Where: Conference Rooms, Keating Millennium Centre (Antigonish, NS)
When: March 10, 2007, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
re you engaged in social activism, or interested in doing so? Are you concerned about the unequal distribution of wealth and power in Canada and the world? Do you feel passionately about the need to address racism, sexism, homophobia, ableism, militarism and environmental degradation through organized action?