Indigenous Peoples Solidarity Movement Ottawa – www.ipsmo.org

June 20, 2014

Thanks and info from June 19: Indigenous Resistance and Solidarity

Filed under: Uncategorized — waawaaskesh @ 10:18 am

A roundup of information details and links from the June 19 event, Indigenous Resistance and Solidarity: Against Pipelines, For The Land.

See photos at this link (on IPSMO’s Facebook page)

The opening / prayer was performed by Albert Dumont, “South Wind” – his website is www.AlbertDumont.com

Our guest of honour was James Taylor, who just that morning had finished walking from Victoria to Ottawa, “Walking for the Survivors and The Family that Never Made it Home

The three profiled initiatives were:

All of the four films shown are available in full online:

There was also a presentation from Ben Powless of Ecology Ottawa on the Unist’ot’en Camp, on the Tar Sands, and on local Ottawa anti-pipeline organizing. Three related upcoming events are:

Other upcoming events

And – the partner organizations who collaborated on the event:

And special thanks to Southminster United Church for hosting the post-event social; the Indigenous ladies singing group for the songs at the Mayfair, and the OTown Boyz for the druming at the social!

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