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Idle No More educational forum Jan 17

Released by Anne Russell, UFV/Voice file photo

 

Sto:lo Cultural Advisor Eddie Gardner speaks at the UFV Gathering Place late last summer.

 

he public is invited to an educational forum at UFV's Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park to learn more about the Idle No More grassroots movement.

 

Speakers will include:

Joanne Gutierrez (Xwiyolemot, Sto:lo/Cree woman): Back to Indigenous Government and Idle No More Capacity Building

Sakej Warden (holds Master of Indigenous Government degree from UVic; Member of Warrior Societies Alliance): Indigenous Nationhood

Hamish Telford (UFV Political Science instructor): Omnibus bills and Bill C-45

Robert Harding (UFV Social Work instructor): Media representation of Idle No More Movement and the context of the representation of Aboriginal peoples and issues in the media.

Where: Aboriginal Gathering Place, UFV Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park.

When: Thurs, January 17 1-3:30 pm


 


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