Continue Reading... Tanya Tagaq at Women’s Worlds: Breaking Cycles
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Tanya Tagaq at Women’s Worlds: Breaking Cycles

Inuit throat-singer Tanya Tagaq on the Breaking Cycles plenary on the first full day of the international Women’s Worlds 2011…

Continue Reading... Edge-U-cation – Report
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Edge-U-cation – Report

The ‘Edge-U-cation’ event was held on Wed Mar 16 in Ottawa, with 20-plus people in attendance. The theme of the…

Continue Reading... Cultural Appropriation
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Cultural Appropriation

So I was just at a workshop on ‘Cultural Appropriation’. I thought it’d be good, and it was, just not…

Continue Reading... Environmental Justice: working together for transformative change
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Environmental Justice: working together for transformative change

Environmental Justice: working together for transformative change by Greg Macdougall Dec 28, 2008 – published in the Deceember’08 / January’09…

Continue Reading... Notes from Independent Media Discussion
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Notes from Independent Media Discussion

Notes taken from a discussion on independent media as part of the ‘open space’ part of the open university summer…

Continue Reading... Ideas from Unschooling Oppression Conference
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Ideas from Unschooling Oppression Conference

From the organizers of the Unschooling Oppression conference (November 2007, Ottawa): This is what was brainstormed by the breakout groups…

Continue Reading... Matt Hern – Hope is a Participatory Exercise
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Matt Hern – Hope is a Participatory Exercise

Notes from Matt Hern’s talk, “Possibility in the face of probability”, on Nov 10 at the Unschooling Oppression conference (Ottawa…

Continue Reading... Cindy Milstein – Educating For Freedom
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Cindy Milstein – Educating For Freedom

Some notes and the audio from Cindy Milstein’s presentation Nov.8th at the Unschooling Oppression conference (November 2007) Audio (2+hrs, first…