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G8/G20 Communique: Walk for Justice and candlelight vigil for missing and murdered Indigenous women

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Burres Burres!

I just wanted to let all you wonderful activists know that I am a part of the Sisters and Brothers in Solidarity coalition and we have an important day coming up in Toronto.

On October 4, 2010, we will come together -- both women and men working in solidarity - to honour our over 500 missing and murdered sisters, mothers, daughters, aunties and friends by taking a stand. We say: Enough is Enough.

First Nations communities across Canada have been carrying the burden of this sadness for generations as they have walked this trail of grief. They are stepping out of the shadows and coming forward. We demand that these murders and the disappearances stop. Now!

The Walk for Justice starts at 5:00 p.m. at Queen's Park and we will participate in a healing walk ending at Allen Gardens with a candlelight vigil at 7:00 p.m.

Sisters and Brothers in Solidarity is a grassroots group and we get our guidance from the protocols, traditions and the seven teachings

We are asking everyone to bring a drum with them to participate in our Heart Beat walk (joining our heart beat with that of Mother Earth) and a strip of white cloth.

If you would like to get involved or if you want more information about the event, then do not hesitate to contact me.

Sincerely,

Krystalline

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