Past Events

The IEJ project is co-sponsoring Jaskiran Dhillon's talk at York U about her new book, Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention (Feb 5th)

The Centre for Feminist Research presents Socio-Legal Studies speaker series   Reflections on Prairie Rising:  Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention    Monday, February 5, 2018 2.30pm 519 Kaneff Tower   This talk offers a unique opportunity to think through the arguments of Jaskiran Dhillon’s new book Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the […]

Phil Fontaine to deliver keynote address on Decolonizing Community: Laws, Institutions, and the Reconciliation Objective (Jan. 25)

Inclusion Day 2018 Theme: Decolonizing Community & Curriculum Date: Thursday January 25, 2018 Time: 11:00am to 2:00pm (Doors open at 10:30am) Location: Tribute Communities Recital Hall  (120 Accolade East Building; 83 York Blvd) KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: 11:00-12:00pm (Doors open at 10:30am)  Decolonizing Community: Laws, Institutions, and the Reconciliation Objective Phil Fontaine OC, OM Lunch break: 12:00-12:45pm […]

Toxic Threat: Radioactive Waste on Indigenous Lands

About: A new proposal to transport and dump radioactive waste on Indigenous lands, without the consent of these communities, threatens the very survival of both present and future generations. Standing at the nexus of land rights and environmental justice, a team of powerful and distinguished Indigenous leaders are coming to the University of Toronto to address […]

Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering & Toxic Tour 2017

Aanii Boozhoo, Chi-miigwetch (Big Thank you) for your understanding of Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017 postponement. We are officially moving the Date till September 29- October 1, 2017! Same weekend layout out of joining a welcoming community dinner on Sept 29th starting at 5pm and panel of Our Sacred Connection to Water. September […]

Support the Aamjiwnaang Grassroots Vehicle

Our Story Boozhoo, I'm a 24 year-old Anishinaabe kwe from the Aamjiwnaang First Nation, located in Canada's Chemical Valley. I've been volunteering to bring awareness to the health and environmental issues resulting from the Chemical Valley. I am an organizer with the group Aamjiwnaang and Sarnia Against Pipelines (ASAP). I also independently travel to publicly speak about environmental racism to classes […]