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Cheryl Hayles

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Cheryl Hayles serves on the Board of the Canadian Federation of University Women and on the Board of the International Alliance of Women as Vice President North America. Her commitment to Women’s Rights is a daily charge to advocate for women locally and globally.

IAW around the world, Violence against Women

“Telling Our Stories: Immigrant Women’s Resilience”. 

By on 10 January 2018
“Telling Our Stories: Immigrant Women’s Resilience”. 

At the time the graphic novel was written these 4 survivors had probably no knowledge of the #MeToo campaign or the “Times Up” movement. That language had not yet entered the social consciousness. What they did know was that the emotional and physical attacks directed at them were the opposite of kindness or justice.

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IAW around the world

Canadian National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women December 6

By on 9 December 2017
Canadian National Day of Remembrance  and  Action on Violence Against Women  December 6

We believe the elimination of violence can only be realized with the understanding that aggression against one woman is abuse against all women. The individual cannot be separated from the community and therefore national epidemics of violence have a global impact.

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