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A guide to understanding and using multimedia to build stronger communities through diversity in Canada — from the Multimedia & Multiculturalism Initiative of the United Nations Association in Canada. View/download it at this link (82-page PDF): English: http://mmunac.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/TOOLKIT-mm1.pdf French: http://mmunac.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/TOOLKIT-mm-FRENCH.pdf   From the introduction: This M&M Toolkit is about you. You will discover a wealth […]

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— TRIGGER WARNING: some of this content may be emotionally distressing. For support, the 24-hour Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line is available toll-free: 1-866-925-4419 —   This past week in Montréal was the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) of Canada‘s Québec National Event, the fifth of seven such gatherings across the country. From April 24-27, […]

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by Clayton Thomas-Muller   Decolonization for your Momma   History… Historically, Capitalism has been and is the motive for the Colonial and Imperialist policies that have disempowered and dispossess Indigenous people around the world.  It generally happens in three big phases in this country: Genocide, Removal/Termination, and Assimilation.  Systems of Oppression were used as a […]

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Come and explore the effects media have on your personal, and our collective, mental environment. Plus – how to harness media to change the world! Nov 7 – The Power and Theory of Media How (and why) media can move us. Inspirational, informational, educational, empathetical. Also — understanding how different media forms work and affect […]

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Available for free online viewing or printing to read offline, this booklet contains much of what was covered in the Fall 2011 Activism Course: Building a Better World. Also features four appendices and a full page of additional resources with links. View e-book (PDF) PDF version for easy printing PDF version to print/fold into ‘zine’ […]

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Download/print this book: “Anishnaabemowin – Miinwa Anishnaabe zheyaawin: Our Language, Our Culture” – 64 pages (1.3 MB file size) The author, Gordon Shawanda, has given permission to make this book available here (and on the IPSMO site) for download at no cost for all aspiring students of Anishnaabemowin (Ojibwe language). It is divided into 18 […]

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A collection of articles on Indigenous self-determination and sovereignty, rights, resistance, language and culture. In two PDF versions (for either front-to-back reading, or formatted to print doublesided and fold into booklet form). Please share. When I was living in Kitchener-Waterloo, I had the opportunity to attend and be involved in different things that opened my […]

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The ‘Edge-U-cation’ event was held on Wed Mar 16 in Ottawa, with 20-plus people in attendance. The theme of the event was to discuss what liberating education looks like. (see event callout) This report from the event includes an outline of the event, three sets of flip chart notes taken during the the full-group parts […]

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