Activist fighting harassment and violence against women to receive Governor General’s Award

Media Date: 22/10/2013
Type of Media: newspaper
Name of Media: The Ottawa Citizen

Interviewer: Elizabeth Payne

Interviewee: Julie S. Lalonde Role: Award Recipient

Article Information

Background I was awarded the Governor General's Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case.
Reason The Ottawa Citizen wanted to profile me and my work.
Comment It's humbling to have your work profiled in a positive way. It's also pretty refreshing!

To see my grandmother's work given a mention is incredibly meaningful.
Outcome Haters gonna hate?
Link to Article http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Activist+fighting+harassment+violence+against+women+receive/9068863/story.html

 

Keywords: Hollaback!, violence, sexual violence, Coalition for a Carleton Sexual Assault Centre, Governor General, award