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Towards a Theory of Change

I was introduced to the notion of a theory of change from the late Internet activist Aaron Schwartz: I am increasingly convinced that the difference between effective and ineffective people is their skill at developing a theory of change. Theory

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Bake Sale in support of Aid to Women

On Monday March 24, we’re holding a Bake Sale fundraiser in support of Aid to Women from 10am-4pm in the Sidney Smith lobby. Come on by if you’re able to volunteer or bring baked goods, or even just to enjoy

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“Choice” Chain at U of T

Of all the days this week to pick to start our “Choice” Chain campaign at the University of Toronto, Wednesday’s snowstorm was less than ideal compared to the balmy Monday, Tuesday and Friday this week. But it wasn’t a snow

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[Debate] Abortion: Human Right or Human Rights Violation?

We’ve uploaded video from Monday’s debate between Stephanie Gray and Donald Ainslie. Unlike Stephanie’s opponent at Dalhousie, Ainslie did not argue in favour of infanticide, and in fact argued against the notion that abortion should be a morally trivial matter.

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Why Pro-Lifers “Still Exist”

Samantha Dellapina, staff writer for The UTSC Messenger, wrote an opinion piece a few weeks ago entitled “Pro-lifers still exist?” Sometimes, it’s hard to know where to begin, so I’ll just tackle it line by line. Legalized abortion and a

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UTSFL Talk: Echoes of the Holocaust

Tomorrow, we’ll be hosting Jose Ruba from the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform at the University of Toronto to present his talk, Echoes of the Holocaust, from 7-9pm Wed Jan 27 at Father Madden Hall (Carr Hall, St. Michael’s College)

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U of T Family Care Office Best Among Canadian Universities

Genevieve Bonomi, a summer research intern at the de Veber Institute for Bioethics and Social Research, put together a Report on Resources for Pregnant Women, Single Mothers and Parenting Students at university campuses in Canada. The deVeber Institute of Bioethics

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Alex Schadenberg at U of T

Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, delivered a lecture at the University of Toronto last week, so we’ve been focusing on the topics he covered in our series on euthanasia and assisted suicide. We’ve uploaded video from

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UTSFL Information Table and Bake Sale at Sid Smith Tomorrow

We’re hosting an information table and bake sale in the Sid Smith lobby tomorrow! There will be at least one exec member at the table from 9-5pm. If you’ve got any baked goods, feel free to drop them by, or

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Demonstration Against Abortion at the University of Toronto

On Wednesday, we took the streets at St. George and Harbord with signs to raise the issue of abortion on campus. Abortion in Canada is legal through all 9 months of pregnancy. We believe it’s a lousy cop out to

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