On July 20, 2013, Bella Laboucan-McLean fell 31 stories off the balcony of a condo tower in downtown Toronto. Everyone who was there claims they saw nothing. Knows nothing.
The importance of Indigenous women's radical self-love as a key factor in decolonization.
Sisters in Spirit vigils are being held across Canada this Saturday, October 4th. Check the listing to find your city.
Wanda Whitebird, of the Bear Clan, is a member of the Mi’kmaq Nation from Afton, Nova Scotia. She currently resides in Toronto, and has been active with No More Silence for ten years.
A short documentary which aired on CTV last month looks at Indigenous women and prostitution in Canada.
Audrey Huntley and Krysta Williams talk about a new community-based database project that is part of working against the violence experienced by indigenous women and towards decolonization.
Indigenous women are incarcerated at increasingly high levels in Canada and are not offered a transition or enough options to address their needs. So, TASSC wants to build an urban healing lodge.
Aug 23, 2013
Minwaashin Lodge Aboriginal Women's Support Centre
1155 Lola St at Coventry Rd, off Vanier ParkwayOttawa , ON
Canada45° 25' 21.8172" N, 75° 39' 0.3348" W
Everyone is Welcome! Come celebrate the launch of this amazing collection of writing.
On This Day
How Indigenous Women forced the Canadian Government to amend the Indian Act
On This Day
How the Canadian Government tried to dismantle Indigenous communities by attacking the rights of Indigenous women.