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GENDER (in)EQUALITY 101

source: GENDER (in)EQUALITY 101. Today, on International Women’s Day, I read this article which actually made some points that poked my brain more than any other women’s rights article or quote ever has. Here is an excerpt for your enjoyment: “In a small village near Xuan Thuy National Park in Vietnam, Pham Thi Kim Phuong starts … Continue reading

TIPS FROM THE GRASSROOTS #inm #grassroots #activism

PDF VERSION TIPS FROM THE GRASSROOTS by Ryan Mervin Bellerose So some of you know that I am very involved in anti racism groups and human rights advocacy, I have learned a few lessons from that work that I believe will help us in our struggle but it requires some work from all of us. … Continue reading

Worth Dying For

“to all who died fighting for the planet and those whose lives are on the line today” Brothers, sisters, two-spirits, elders, friends, enemies! This is a PLEA- from your children, from your grandchildren, from your relatives in the sky, in the ocean, in the forests, in the deserts, in the tundra, in the mountains, in … Continue reading

#IdleNoMore video & radio

#IdleNoMore video & radio Check out these video links. Share the information! Idle No More!

Idle No More and Defenders of the Land JOIN FORCES!

“We know it will take a lot more to defeat Harper and the corporate agenda. But against the power of their money and weapons, we have the power of our bodies and spirits.” IDLE NO MORE SOLIDARITY SPRING A Call to Action from Idle No More & Defenders of the Land From http://idlenomore.ca/ Idle No … Continue reading

Calling All Warriors to Protect the Land

Now that it is spring, the grounds thaw, and construction workers prepare for work. MANY MAY BE FAMILIAR with the ongoing demonstrations against the slew of bills (C-27, C-38, C-45, S-2, S-6, S-8, C-428, S-207, S-212) passed last year and this winter in Canada, as well as mining activities, among them the proposed pipeline extension … Continue reading

Mi’kmaq hunger strike ends / Chiefs put gov’t agreements on hold!

MARCH 11 2103 “Two Mi’kmaq leaders of the Idle No More movement have ended a 10-day hunger strike with an assurance that local chiefs will make a big change in how they do business. Nova Scotia chiefs agreed Monday to put longtime negotiations with provincial and federal governments on hold while they go back to … Continue reading

Women Walk to Heal the River

By Bill Kingsbury Minneapolis, Minnesota MARCH 2013 THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER is huge. Its pollution problems can seem too overwhelming to try to fix, but a group of Native American women have an idea they hope will inspire citizens and policy makers to take action to improve the health of the river. On March 1, Sharon … Continue reading

#IdleNoMore declaration of Mi’kmaq Solidarity [PRESS RELEASE]

Idle No More Press Release March 7 2013 [via Shannon M Houle @smhoule] “Leadership need to know that when they stand with the grassroots people, we will fully support them” The founders and organizers of Idle No More support the declaration made by the Mi’kmaq grass roots people in their resistance to the impending framework … Continue reading

Stop CISPA (Cyber Intelligence Sharing & Protection Act)

Sign and share these two petitions to stop CISPA (Cyber Intelligence Sharing & Protection Act). If this passes in the USA, we set the standard for the rest of the world. May I remind you, if it wasn’t for the people’s defeat of SOPA then the Idle No More movement, and any movement utilizing online … Continue reading

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Tribal Voice

Ever wondered what life's like in a remote tribal community? What tribal people have to say about the world? Tribal Voice, a project by Survival International, brings the thoughts and experiences of some of the most diverse societies on earth direct to your screen in real time. We're kicking off the project with tribes in Brazil. The Guarani, whose land has been stolen and destroyed by plantations and ranches, are now sending regular updates about their lives, and their struggle to survive. It's time to listen.

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Family Law and Child Welfare Reform.

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Media from the Frontlines of Ecological Resistance.