Upcoming events

The 8th Annual Toronto Disability Pride March

Save the Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018 Starting at Queens Park (111 Wellesley Street West) and marching to the School of Disability Studies at Ryerson (99 Gerrard Street East) from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Why we’re Marching: To bring recognition of the struggles and value of people with disabilities as we fight against ableism, sanism and other… Continue reading The 8th Annual Toronto Disability Pride March

Activism, Economic Justice, Upcoming events

Solidarity rally for Caterpillar workers in London, ON – Sat Jan 21

Electro-Motive, a subsidiary of U.S. industrial giant Caterpillar Inc., wants to strong-arm workers at its London plant into a pay cut of over 50 percent, dropping hourly wages from $35 to $16.50. It is also imposing devastating cuts to benefits and pensions on members of CAW Local 27 at a time when the company has… Continue reading Solidarity rally for Caterpillar workers in London, ON – Sat Jan 21

Disability Movement, public education, Upcoming events

In #Toronto, #Ontario #Election #Accessibility Information Session TOMORROW

This Tuesday, there will be an information session with reps from Elections Ontario, where we will learn about about the work Elections Ontario is doing to improve the accessibility of the election process. The session is from 6-8pm at the Centre for Independent Living in Toronto: 365 Bloor Street East, Suite 902. Pizza, Tokens and… Continue reading In #Toronto, #Ontario #Election #Accessibility Information Session TOMORROW

Disability Movement, Upcoming events

Looking for #Toronto Participants: #Women with #DisAbilities Discussing Experiences of #Violence and its Prevention on #University and #College Campuses

What: A project exploring experiences of violence and violence prevention on university and college campuses in Canada. Who: Women ages 18-29 who have attended a Canadian University or College program within the last 5 years AND who self-identify as: * Having a disability (physical/intellectual disabilities/sensory disAbilities) * Persons with mental health histories or have experienced… Continue reading Looking for #Toronto Participants: #Women with #DisAbilities Discussing Experiences of #Violence and its Prevention on #University and #College Campuses

Disability Movement, Upcoming events

Calling all #Artists w #Disabilities #Toronto

ABILITIES ARTS FESTIVAL presents  Face Time with Funders an intimate session  about funding opportunities for artists with disabilities with representatives of  The Canada Council for the Arts, The Ontario Arts Council and The Toronto Arts Council  Monday, May 16 Ryerson School of Disability Studies 99 Gerrard St. E, Room 560  Reception and Networking:  5-5:30  Information… Continue reading Calling all #Artists w #Disabilities #Toronto

Upcoming events

FROM EGYPT TO WISCONSIN: THE FIGHT AGAINST AUSTERITY

Tuesday, March 1, 6pm Bahen Centre, room 3004 40 St. George Street The spirit of Egypt has arrived in Wisconsin, as tens of thousands of workers stand up against austerity measures and inspire a region. Join a discussion of Wisconsin's radical labour history, the current fightback and prospects for the future. --------------------------------------------------------------- International Socialists -… Continue reading FROM EGYPT TO WISCONSIN: THE FIGHT AGAINST AUSTERITY