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Bill C-484 has gone to committee. Let your MP know how you want them to vote.

Petitions and Information

Contact information available at this link. Find your MP

And you can also sign the petition http://www.gopetition.com/online/16893.html

What the Media is saying;

C-484 in the Media

What the blogs are saying

Birth Pangs is posting regularly on this issue. Follow the C-484 threads here;


Bread and Roses is a hub for democratically minded, political activists who get together to exchange information and resources in a strong feminist atmosphere. Leftists and progressives discuss issues and news in its lively forums. You can join in the discussion and actions against Bill C-484 (and Bill C-537) by visiting these links;

One Person One Body One Count
Rally Against C-484, Saturday, May 3
Protest Against Bill C-484

Who supports C-484?

http://www.evangelicalfellowship.ca/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=5445

Evangelical Fellowship of Canada

http://www.christianity.ca/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=5206

Christianity.ca

http://www.fotf.ca/tfn/life/stories/2008/080416.html

Focus on the Family

http://www.christianweek.org/stories.php?id=105

Christian Week

http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/opinion/story.html?id=a9b895a6-f9dc-4022-9404-3dbd26cc0b70

Margaret Somerville

http://www.campaignlifecoalition.com/national_news/2008/news_0508.html

Campaign Life

http://www.cccb.ca/site/content/view/2581/1214/lang,eng/

Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops

http://www.ccrl.ca/index.php?id=4950&content=League+welcomes+result+of+vote+on+Bill+C-484

Catholic Civil Rights League

http://www.canadiansformoralclarity.com/

Canadians for Moral Clarity

http://www.catholicregister.org/content/view/1395/849/

The Catholic Register

Support Bill C-484
(4503 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=26129314304

Supporters of the Unborn Victims of Crime Act
(1044 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=8996774538&ref=share

I support Bill C-484
(463 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=25613705408

Unborn Victims of Crime Act
(34 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=8362566121

Who Opposes C-484?

Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada http://www.arcc-cdac.ca/c484.htm

Link to websites of or statements from the following organizations http://www.arcc-cdac.ca/statements.html

Action Canada Population Development / Action Canada pour la population et le développement

Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes

Atira Women’s Resource Society / Société De la Ressource Des Femmes D’Atira

BC Government Services Employees Union

BC Teacher’s Federation, Feminist Caucus

Canadian Anti-racism Education and Research Society (CAERS)

Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies / Associations canadiennes des sociétées Elizabeth Fry

Canadian Auto Workers Union / TCA Québec

Canadian Bar Association / L’Association du Barreau Canadien

Canadian Federation for Sexual Health / Fédération canadienne pour la santé sexuelle

Canadian Federation of University Women / Fédération canadienne des femmes diplômées des universités

Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action / L’Alliance canadienne féministe pour l’action internationale (FAFIA/AFAI)

Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Labour Congress / Congrès du travail du Canada

Canadian Students for Sensible Drug Policy

Canadian Union of Postal Workers, Prairie Region

Canadian Union of Public Employees / Syndicat canadien de la fonction publique (CUPE National)

Canadian Union of Public Employees, Vancouver (CUPE BC)

Canadian Women’s Health Network Le Réseau canadien pour la santé des femmes

Canadian Youth for Choice

Canadians for Choice/L’Association canadienne pour la liberté de choix

Catholics for a Free Choice – Canada

Le Centre femmes de La Mitis (Mont-Joli QC)

Centre de santé des femmes de Montréal

Centre Novas, CALACS francophone de Prescott-Russell, Casselman ON

Le centre Victoria pour femmes (Sudbury et Algoma)

Centres des femmes du Québec (various ones)

La Clinique des femmes de l’Outaouais

Coalition Against Violence, St. Johns NL

Colibri – Centre des femmes francophones du comté de Simcoe

College of Family Physicians, Gender and Equity division

Le comité de femmes de l’ASSÉ (Association pour une Solidarité Syndicale Étudiante)

Le comité de vigilance IVG de la province de Quebec

Communications, Energy, and Paper Workers Union of Canada (CEP) / Le Syndicat canadien des communications, de l’énergie et du papier (SCEP)

La Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN)

Conseil du statut de la femme, Québec

Elizabeth Bagshaw Women’s Clinic, Vancouver

Egale Canada / Égale Canada

L’Escale de l’Estrie, Sherbrooke

Fédération des enseignantes et enseignants de CEGEP (CSQ)

La Fédération des femmes du Québec

La Fédération interprofessionnelle de la santé du Québec

La Federation des médecins omnipraticiens du Québec (FMOQ)

La Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec (FMSQ)

Federation of Medical Women of Canada

Graduate Women’s Studies Student’s Association, York University

Halifax Coalition for Choice

La Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances (FQPN) Appel à l’action

International Consortium for Medical Abortion

Inter Pares

Jer’s Vision: Canada’s Youth Diversity Initiative

Kitchen Table Collective/Le Collectif de Table de cuisine

Law Union of Ontario

Medical Students for Choice

Miss G__ Project, Ottawa Chapter

National Abortion Federation, Washington (op-ed piece, April 26).

National Advocates for Pregnant Women, New York. relativement aux lois sur les enfants non encore nés victimes d1actes criminels.

National Advocates for Youth

National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL) / L’Association nationale Femmes et Droit (ANFD)

National Council of Women of Canada / Conseil national des femmes du Canada

New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women

Newfoundland and Labrador Feminist Coalition

Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women

North York Women’s Shelter, Toronto

Ontario Association of Interval and Transition Houses (OAITH) and Women’s Habitat, Toronto (In English)

Ontario Coalition for Abortion Clinics

Planned Parenthood Ottawa

Prince Edward Island Advisory Council on the Status of Women / Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard

Pro-Choice Action Network Pro-Choice New Brunswick

Public Service Alliance of Canada / Alliance de la Fonction publique du Canada, Ottawa
Saint-Laurent Student Association

Sexual Assault Support Centre of Ottawa

Sisyphe

Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada / la Société des obstétriciens et gynécologues du Canada

South Fraser Women’s Services Society, Surrey BC

University of Victoria Students’ Society

Westcoast LEAF, Vancouver

Women Elders in Action (WE*ACT), Vancouver

Women’s Habitat

Women’s Health Clinic, Winnipeg

Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF national)

Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights

Yukon Status of Women Council

YWCA

Public Service Alliance of Canada petition

CONTRE LE PROJET DE LOI C-484!
(5833 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=13570276753

Oppose Bill C-484
(5255 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=10524705862&ref=mf

I Oppose Bill C-484: Support Equality and Choice for Women
(457 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=10353261862

SIGN PETITION ” Against Bill C-484 – Unborn Victims of Crime Act.
(359 members)

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=9448394506

A message from Joyce Arthur of the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada:

To Organizations: Please sign an open statement opposing Bill C-484, the “Unborn Victims of Crime Act”.
Aux organisations : Veuillez signer avec nous une déclaration collective d’opposition au projet de loi C-484, Loi sur les enfants non encore nés victimes d’actes criminels

English Statement
Déclaration en français

To sign, please send an email with your organization’s name in both French and English to joyce@arcc-cdac.ca

Pour la signer, veuillez adresser un courriel à joyce@arcc-cdac.ca, en précisant l’appellation officielle de votre organisation, en français et anglais s’il y a lieu.
(Note: Individuals should the online petition. / Nota : Les signataires à titre individuel sont plutôt invité-es à signer la pétition en ligne. Petition)

Thank you / Merci!

Here’s the text of the statement: …click here to read more

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