IPSMO Newsletter March 14

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1) IPSMO Updates

  • Next IPSMO meetings: March 15, April 3, April 19
  • Help pack the courtroom March 18 and 31!

2) Action Alerts

  • Stand up for Residential School Survivors
  • Protect Teztan Biny / Fish Lake
  • Family Needs Your Assistance
  • Ask Royal Bank of Canada to Stop Financing Dirty Tar Sands Oil

3) Events

  • Mar 19: “A Windigo Tale” screening
  • Mar 20: IPSMO Decolonial Study Group
  • Mar 23: Conference on mining in Mexico and El Salvador
  • Mar 23: Book launch: The Global Fight for Climate Justice
  • Mar 24: Film launch: “Staking The Claim: Dreams, Democracy and Canadian Inuit”

4) Articles

  • No decision made on whether Ont. will hand over Caledonia disputed land: Bentley
  • Turning the Page on Colonial Oppression: Defenders of the Land Meets in Vancouver
  • Indigenous voices challenge Royal Bank tar sands policies, supported by hundreds at shareholder meeting
  • Feds hide proof: chief – Documents could show Ottawa knew dam harmful to band
  • Colonial courts attack Barriere Lake’s sovereignty
  • Dalton McGuinty bets big on mining, critics fear eco-disaster
  • Rates of TB skyrocket among Inuit, First Nations
  • Leech Lake and Fond du Lac sign on for Enbridge Pipelin