91-minute audio recording: Protecting Asinabka / Akikodjiwan from Windmill’s planned “Zibi” $1.2bn condo-commercial development on the Ottawa River in downtown Ottawa/Gatineau, unceded Algonquin territory. From December 19, 2015 as part of the Phil Ochs Festival.

Listen here (or the mp3 file):


Recorded by Judith Matheson, FreeTheFalls.ca and Birth 2012 Ottawa Gatineau
 

Peter Di Gangi - Research and Policy Director, Algonquin Nation Secretariat - speaking to the crowd at #OchsFest

Peter Di Gangi – Research and Policy Director, Algonquin Nation Secretariat – speaking to the crowd at #OchsFest
 

VIDEO STILL TO COME !
– Send an email to Akikpautik (~at~) gmail.com and ask to be notified when it’s ready (please state whether you’d like ongoing updates, or just this one email)
UPDATE: Videos are now posted at this link.

 

Also – PAMPHLET:
Support the Algonquin Vision for Akikodjiwan Kichizibi(2-page pdf to print double-sided ‘flip on short edge’ then fold) that you can pass on to friends, family and colleagues: available at www.bit.ly/chaudiere-flyer – includes background information and action items.

 

Set list‘ with start times:
(moderator = Michael Desautels)

  • 0:00 Barbara Dumont-Hill
    – Algonquin drum keeper, community volunteer, and spiritual advisor
  • 05:07 Albert Dumont “South Wind”
    – Algonquin community activist, volunteer, poet, storyteller and spiritual advisor
  • 11:04 Tito Medina
    – Singer-Songwriter and an icon for Guatemalan revolutionary music
  • 17:10 Douglas Cardinal
    – World-Class Organic Architect, Anishinaabe Elder and First Nations Activist
  • 25:43 Gabrielle Fayant and Amanda Fox
    Spirit Flowers Indigenous women’s hand drum group
  • 67:21 Julie Comber (Vela)
    – Singer-songwriter researcher settler-ally; member of Freeing Chaudière Falls and its Islands
  • 88:27 Barbara Dumont-Hill

 

 

Map – downtown Ottawa/Gatineau border on the Ottawa River

Approx. location of the Zibi condo development project at the sacred Akikodjiwan falls site on the Ottawa River, downtown Ottawa/Gatineau (Map: Google Maps, customized by IntercontinentalCry.org)

Approx. location of the Zibi condo development project at the sacred Akikodjiwan falls site on the Ottawa River, downtown Ottawa/Gatineau (Map: Google Maps, customized by IntercontinentalCry.org)


 

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