Category: no more silence

VIDEOS: Violence No More with Andrea Smith and Families of Sisters In Spirit

Here are videos of the four panelists from Violence No More with Andrea Smith and Families of Sisters In Spirit event at the OISE Auditorium in Toronto on April 29, 2013. (The lighting conditions in the auditorium were not great for video, but beyond our control.) Part 01: Opening and Andrea Smith Part 02: Panel

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Violence No More with Andrea Smith and Families of Sisters In Spirit April 29th OISE Auditorium Toronto

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‘Oh Canada’ Our Home on Stolen Native land

July 1st settler celebrations are coming up – a good time to remember that Canada is founded on the murder of Indigenous women and destruction of the land. Let’s honour their spirits during this #SovereigntySummer and work to end the violence! Currently we are working together with Ottawa-based Families of Sisters and Spirit (FSIS) to

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8th Annual Toronto Ceremony on Feb 14 to honour our missing and murdered sisters

Strawberry and Water Ceremony with Wanda Whitebird begins at 12:30 Police Headquarters 40 College Street at Bay, TorontoCommunity Feast catered by NaMeRes at the 519 Church Street Community Centre; 519 Church Street following the rally. This year One Billion Rising (the global campaign for an end to violence against women and for gender equality) is

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VIDEOS: The Silence is Broken, But the Violence Continues: Now What? Part II

Here are videos of the four panelists from The Silence is Broken, But the Violence Continues: Now What? Part II event at the Native Women’s Resource Centre in Toronto on November 24, 2011. This event was part of Indigenous Sovereignty Week, Toronto 2011. Part 01: Opening Prayer and Song Part 02: Introduction Part 03: Lee

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The Silence is Broken Part II was attended by over 70 people

Watch for video that will be posted soon!

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The Silence is Broken: Now What? Part II – Nov 24 6:30 – 9:00 NWRC Gerrard & Sherburne

Join Lee Maracle, Darlene Ritchie and No More Silence in talking about the way forward to end the disappearances of Indigenous women!This event is part of Indigenous Sovereignty week and is part two of a discussion began in the summer:

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VIDEOS: The Silence is Broken, But the Violence Continues: Now What?

Here are videos of the four panelists from The Silence is Broken, But the Violence Continues: Now What? event at the Native Canadian Centre in Toronto on July 20. Darlene Ritchie Lee Maracle Harsha Walia Native Youth Sexual Health Network

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The Silence is Broken, But the Violence Continues: Now What?

Wednesday July 20, 20117:00 – 9:00 pmNative Canadian Centre 16 Spadina Road,Toronto, ON Discussion: Where to take our efforts to end the murders and disappearance of Indigenous women/Two Spirit/Trans and a screening of the film: “Survival, Strength, Sisterhood: Power of Women in the Downtown Eastside” “Survival, Strength, Sisterhood: Power of Women in the Downtown Eastside”

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Update: Missing mom surfaces on Facebook – Nikita is safe!

http://www.bclocalnews.com/news/116427049.html?c=y&curSection=/vancouver_island_north/campbellrivermirror&curTitle=BC+News&bc09=true A young mother from Surrey, who dropped her child off with friends last Thursday, and never returned to pick her up, updated her Facebook status this morning.23-yer-old Nikita Jack reportedly disappeared last Thursday evening, Feb. 10. Her friends, family and police put out a call for anyone who saw the young woman to call

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