Student Events- Week of October 30

I am a bit late on advertising these events, but want to mention them anyway, even just so people know what is going on out there right now and what students are doing.  On Monday, the 28th, students at the University of Calgary held an umbrella drive in order to give out information about sexual … Continue reading

Events from coast to coast

Information on events happening across the country. First up: Sexuality, Gender, Health Expo – Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26 in PEI. Brought to you by the PEI Abortion Rights Coalition, ARC PEI, The Guild, and a host of other groups and individuals. Events include,  “Difficult Dialogues,” a panel discussing the experiences of Transgender … Continue reading

Upcoming protest in Winnipeg, Oct. 3, 2013

From the Manitoba Federation of Labour: Reproductive Rights Rally Thursday, October 3, 201312:00pm in UTC-05Manitoba Legislative Building450 Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0V8 A Call to Action To Protect Women’s Reproductive Rights The Anti-Abortion community has ramped up their efforts to gain legitimacy in the public eye by mounting a new threat to women’s right to choose. … Continue reading

Here we go again!

Well it has been months since we’ve had a posting here at Synergy, but now that September is in full swing and classes are back on campuses across Canada, it is time to get posting about reproductive rights and university life. There has been some news with ARCC over the summer that you can read … Continue reading

International Day of Action for Women’s Health

Today, May 28th, is the International Day of Action for Women’s Health. This year’s theme is “Access to Contraceptive is a Human Right,” and  the Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights group is calling for action. While the group focuses on contraceptives such as condoms or the birth control pill, I want to add that abortion … Continue reading