Amnesty International UBC will be hosting a Coffeehouse and Open Mic Night on Friday March 2nd at 8:00 pm at the Gallery Lounge in the Student Union Building at UBC! The evening will include live music by the Blank Vinyl Project, and a chance for audience members to take the stage themselves during our open mic time! A suggested $5 donation will be taken at the door, and all proceeds will go to the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre. To read more about the event and to RSVP please visit our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/353755634664523/
By: Gitanjali Stevens, Vice President
This month we will be looking at the topic “Women and Children’s Rights”. Although these are in fact two separate topics, wewill consider them together because they are associated with traditionally more vulnerable and marginalized groups of any given population.