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News
Dec 21, 2010

Because 153 years of sex discrimination is enough

Shelagh Day
Despite a new act to promote gender equity, Canadian laws will still treat the descendants of many Aboriginal women as not deserving of their heritage legally. This appalling discrimination must end.
Event

Day of action to support the Algonquins of Barriere Lake

Dec 13, 2010
Parliament Hill Ottawa
Canada
45° 24' 41.6592" N, 75° 41' 53.4984" W
CA
Join the Algonquins of Barriere Lake on Parliament Hill as they demand the Harper government reject the use of section 74 and respect the community's vision for environmental protection.
Podcast
Jun 16, 2010
Redeye

Amendment to Indian Act still unfair to women

Redeye
First Nations women will still suffer discrimination under the government's Gender Equity in Indian Regristration Act, according to lawyer Sharon McIvor.
News
May 21, 2010

Indian Act remedy Bill C-3 is flawed

Shelagh Day and Joyce Green
Thousands of women will still not be equal to men under this amendment to the Indian Act. If the Conservative won’t fix this, the opposition parties must vote it down.
Photos
May 20, 2010
Sharon McIvor wants MPs to vote against the upcoming Bill C-3, Gender Equity in Indian Registration Act.

Fighting for disenfranchised First Nations women

rabble staff
Sharon McIvor, who has fought for the rights of aboriginal women for 20 years, wants MPs to vote against the upcoming Bill C-3, Gender Equity in Indian Registration Act.

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