Post Tagged with: "Women’s march"

File Photo/ by Erin Abe

Marching through the snow to defend women’s rights in Waterloo

On Saturday, Jan. 19th, women all over the world rallied together in support of the Women’s March, including a march that took place here in Waterloo Region. Hundreds of women marched from Waterloo Square in the heart of uptown Waterloo, marching to Carl Zehr Square in Kitchener where the march ended with speakers, booths and other performances. Cassie Myers, the […]

by Hayley McGoldrick· · News ·
Photo by Erin Abe

Waterloo Region bands together at second annual Women’s March

On Jan. 20, 2017, 500 individuals joined together to march for women’s rights in downtown Kitchener. The Women’s March of the Waterloo Region is one of the many worldwide protests that advocate for human rights. “Women’s rights are human rights and I think that my main lens is that women can be leaders,” Carolina Miranda, coordinator of the Waterloo Region […]

by Erin Abe· · Local, News ·