Rallies Across Canada Support ASL

News & Events

Rallies Across Canada Support ASL

November 1, 2007

The Canadian Association of the Deaf – Association des Sourds du Canada helped to coordinate rallies in major cities across Canada during International Deaf Awareness Week (September 23-29). Hundreds of Deaf people and their non-Deaf friends marched on government buildings in Vancouver, Edmonton, Regina, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Fredericton, and St. John’s!

For details on the demands made by the marchers, see the press release here.

Here are some pictures sent to us by rally leaders. Enjoy!