Tag Archives: Decolonization

Rising Tide: Vancouver Coast Salish Territories

Rising Tide Vancouver Coast Salish Territories (RT – VST) is a grassroots environmental justice group committed to fighting the root causes of climate change and the interconnected destruction of land, water and air. RT – VST has recently been involved … Continue reading

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Decolonizing Our Minds

The Equity Studies Student Union at the University of Toronto annually hosts a conference entitled “Decolonizing Our Minds”. Each year, community members and students come together to identify and engage with structural oppression and marginalization, colonial domination and resistance. Over … Continue reading

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Indigenous-Settler Relations and Decolonization Research Conference

The Canadian Sociological Association and the Canadian Federation of Humanities and Social Sciences held their annual conference in June 2015 at the University of Ottawa. It connected sociologists, other academics, activists, artists, and others engaged in the study of Indigenous-settler … Continue reading

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Sovereignties and Colonialisms: Resisting Racism, Extraction and Dispossession

Sovereignties and Colonialisms: Resisting Racism, Extraction and Dispossession was a conference organized by the Critical Ethnic Studies Association at York University in Toronto from April 30th to May 3rd, 2015. This is the third major conference the CESA has put … Continue reading

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Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society Journal Blog

This is the blog counterpart to an academic journal with the same name, “which centers and privileges various forms of Indigenous knowledges, epistemologies and methodologies for the purpose of decolonization at all levels.” The blog’s intention is to create a … Continue reading

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Unist’ot’en Action Camp

       The Unist’ot’en Clan of the Wet’suwet’en Nation have established an Action Camp on their traditional territory in the northern part of settler-named British Columbia. This initiative began in 2010 and has since seen visitors from across the country. The purpose of … Continue reading

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VIVA Project

The VIVA project was a five year long, multi-national community arts-based research project that culminated in the publishing of a book entitled ¡VIVA!: Community Arts and Popular Education in America. The project was a collaboration between artists, activists, and educators … Continue reading

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