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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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Black Coffee Poet interview with activist Robyn Bourgeois with pics from Feb 14, 2011 in Toronto

Please go to the link to read the interview and see the pics: http://blackcoffeepoet.com/2011/02/16/breaking-the-silence-about-canadas-800-missing-and-murdered-aboriginal-women-interview-with-cree-academic-and-activist-robyn-bourgeois-a-photo-essay-of-the-no-more-silence-rally-feb-14th-201/

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Feb 14 youtube video

Check it out! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2AQ-e1zZUA And thanks to everyone who came out in support!!

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February 14: National Day of Action

Toronto’s 6th Annual Rally & March for Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women Monday, February 14, 2011 @ **5 pm** (NOTE THE NEW TIME) Rally at Police HQ, 40 College St at Bay March to the Coroner’s Office, 26 Grenville St. Followed by gathering & food @ The Meeting Place, Queen & Bathurst (nw corner)Food prepared &

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