The Walrus Talks at Home: Shifting the She-Cession

How elevating women benefits society, and what needs to be done for a more equitable future

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Four speakers discuss how elevating women benefits society, and what needs to be done for a more equitable future. The YWHISPER Gala raises funds to help support women and their families so they can live free from violence, find safety and economic stability, and build a brighter future.

Featuring:
  • Armine Yalnizyan, economist and fellow on the future of workers, Atkinson Foundation
  • Sally Armstrong, journalist and human rights activist
  • Sheila North, director of strategic partnerships, Legacy Bowes, and former Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Grand Chief
  • Ann Hui, author of Chop Suey Nation: The Legion Cafe and Other Stories from Canada’s Chinese Restaurants

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