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March 5, 2010

IPSMO newsletter – Feb 27

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Highlights follow:
***** EVENTS *****

IPSMO General Meetings in March and April (*note: all meeting held at location: room 301, Jock Turcot University Centre, University of Ottawa)
Sat. March 6,  1:00pm
Mon. March 15, 7:00pm
Sat. April 3,  1:00pm
Mon. April 19, 7:00pm

Fri Mar 5 – Indigenous Sovereignty from Turtle Island to Palestine
Part of Ottawa Israeli Apartheid Week 2010:
http://ottawa.apartheidweek.org/

Mon March 8, 8:00am – CPO Speakers Series – “Sisters in Spirit” In Honour of International Women’s Day

May 2nd – The Elizabeth Fry Society of Ottawa Justice Walk
http://www.efryottawa.com/

***** ACTIONS ALERTS *****

FAMILY NEEDS YOUR ASSISTANCE
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=3197071998&ref=mf

Please take FIVE MINUTES to ask that our elected officials take action to
end the violence against missing and murdered Indigenous women in Canada
http://www.missingjustice.ca/voiceyourconcern

Seven Free Ways to Make a Difference for First Nations Children
http://www.fncaringsociety.com/home.html

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal
http://twitter.com/Caringsociety, http://www.fnwitness.ca/

Protect Teztan Biny / Fish Lake
http://www.protectfishlake.ca/petition.php

Send a Message to President Obama: SIGN THE LETTER – STOP THE PIPELINES
http://www.lovewinter.org/TakeAction.html

Ask Royal Bank of Canada to Stop Financing Dirty Tar Sands Oil
http://ga3.org/campaign/RBC_Letter_Gordon_Nixon/e365kgu9fjewb8xb?

***** ARTICLES *****

CN construction destructive, land claim unresolved: Tyendinaga Mohawks
targeted

Okanagan Band launches road block to protect their water supply
http://intercontinentalcry.org/okanagan-band-launches-road-block-to-protect-their-water-supply/

Ecological values & drinking water compromised in clash of laws and
cultures
http://wcel.org/resources/environmental-law-alert/ecological-values-drinking-water-compromised-clash-
laws-and-cultur

Before You Say You’re Sorry
http://www.walrusmagazine.com/articles/write-the-wrong2009/

Why Addressing the Over-Representation of First Nations Children in Care
Requires New Theoretical Approaches Based on First Nations Ontology
http://www.socialworker.com/jswve/content/view/135/69/

QNW is troubled with the decision taken by the Mohawk Council of
Kahnawà:ke (MCK) to evict non-Native residents from the community of
Kahnawà:ke
http://www.faq-qnw.org/documents/LetterMCKevictionKahnawakeFEB2010.pdf

***** STATEMENT *****

Native Youth Movement Statement to the Universe
War for Land and Freedom continues
http://guerrillanews.wordpress.com/2010/02/27/native-youth-movement-statement-natives-celebrate-olympic-failure/

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