Militant Mothers

by Zbigniew

From Black Strathcona:

Militant Mothers: Beating the power brokers

“Sometimes being on the right side is a difficult place to be. In 1971, a group of mothers from the Raymur Housing Project found out when, for the sake of their children’s safety, they were forced to take on the school board, city council and a national railway company. After petitions, speeches and phone calls got them nowhere, they took one last courageous stand.”