In honour of Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women – a collection of links to media resources: written articles, downloadable anthologies, and video & audio of interviews and public talks.

Photo by The Indignants' Zach NoCameco Ruiter

Photo by The Indignants’ Zach NoCameco Ruiter

 

2015 marks the 10th year of SIS vigils on October 4th honouring the lives of MMIW.
((UPDATE: removed descriptions and links for 2015 event listings))

Art work of Angela Sterritt. Angelasterritt.com

Art work of Angela Sterritt. Angelasterritt.com


 

The following media are either produced by me, or alternatively are from events or projects where I was a member of the group involved in hosting/producing it.
 

ARTICLES

 

ANTHOLOGIES

 

VIDEO – PUBLIC TALKS

  • The Law’s Role in Canada’s Disgrace: Murdered & Missing Indigenous Women & Girls (2015, University of Ottawa Faculty of Law: Shirley E. Greenberg Chair speaker series)
    Speaker: Pamela Palmater.
    Videos posted here.
  • SEEKING JUSTICE: A National Call for a Public Inquiry for the Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women (2010, as part of Indigenous Sovereignty Week – Ottawa)
    The speakers were Sharon McIvor, Maria Jacko, and Yasmin Jiwani.
    Videos posted here.

 

AUDIO – PUBLIC TALKS

  • The Epidemic of Continuing Violence against Indigenous Women (2009, hosted by Indigenous Peoples Solidarity Movement Ottawa)
    Speakers were Sylvia Smith, Verna McGregor, Kate Rex of NWAC, Derek James, Doreen Silversmith of the No More Silence Network, and Bruce Sinclair and Steve Martin of Brothers In Spirit.
    Audio posted here.

 

VIDEO – INTERVIEWS