/R E P E A T -- Toronto International Women's Day Rally and March to take place on March 7/

TORONTO, March 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Thousands of women will march through the downtown streets on Saturday March 7 in North America's largest International Women's Day demonstration.

Organized by a coalition of community, students and labour and sponsored by Women Working with Immigrant Women, this year's theme is "Our Bodies, Our Territories, Our Communities" and organized in solidarity with World March of Women events taking place across Canada.

Speakers will address the crisis of murdered and missing Aboriginal women, sexual violence and racial injustice. In addition, striking university workers will speak about the problems with precarious work and the need for good jobs for all.

Date:


Saturday March 7




Time:


Rally 11:00 a.m., OISE Auditorium, 252 Bloor Street West, (St. George Subway Station)



March 1:00 p.m., March goes East on Bloor, South on Yonge Street to Gould Street



Fair 1:30 p.m., Ryerson Students' Centre, 55 Gould Street 







SOURCE Women Working with Immigrant Women

For further information: Andrea Calver, 416-434-8031; Jenny Ahn, 416-271-3489

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