Decolonize & Anti Oppression Workshop – Ottawa (Algonquin Territory)
Taking place on Algonquin Territory.
This workshop features a discussion about colonization from an indigenous context within Canada, as well as working on Anti-Oppression terminology, investigation & circle discussion and sharing knowledge about how to do community organizing, creating meaningful solidarity building, conflict resolutions processes & horizontal group/community structures.
Hosted by Indigenous Peoples’ Solidarity Movement Ottawa
In solidarity with the grassroots community actions of Idle No More.
Facilitated by: Tami Starlight is traveling from Vancouver / unceded Coast Salish territory to Montreal / Mohawk, Kanienkehaka, & Haudenosaunee territory.
Donation page for those who cannot make it. Please donate and pass it on. (every bit helps)
Cost: $5 – $50 sliding scale; no one turned away due to lack of funds
Date: Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Location: Bethel Fieldhouse (166 Frank St) in St. Luke’s Park
(Near the corner of Elgin and Gladstone; the stand alone building in the middle of the park behind St. Louis Wings and Slice & Co.)
- Discussion about colonization from an indigenous context within Canada
- Anti-Oppression terminology investigation & circle discussion
- Community organizing, meaningful solidarity building, conflict resolutions & horizontal group/community structures
- Wheelchair accessible venue
- ASL interpretation will not be provided for the event
- Light snacks including vegan options will be served
- Please leave your scents/perfumes at home, this is a scent-free/scent-reduced event. For more information on Multiple Chemical Sensitivities: http://dualpowerproductions.com/2011/03/14/multiple-chemical-sensitivities-mcs-accessibility-basics/
- This space is also safer space = anti-oppressive.
- website: http://theantioppressionnetwork.wordpress.com/
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- tumblr: http://theantioppressionnetwork.tumblr.com/
- twitter: http://www.twitter.com/theAOnetwork
- youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/antioppressionnet
- may28 facebook event (rsvp & invite your friends!): https://www.facebook.com/events/483115415147397
- print may28 promo materials: colour 8.5×11 poster (colour 11×17) – b&w 8.5×11 poster (b&w 11×17) – flyers
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