In November 2012, a new movement called Idle No More was launched in Saskatchewan, during a teach-in by four activists - Nina Wilson, Sylvia McAdam, Sheelah McLean and Jessica Gordon. It was held in response to Bill C-45, a federal omnibus bill, which they believe threatens environmental, sovereignty and treaty rights held by Canada’s Indigenous Peoples. This month Leon Thompson, the 2013 Conference Co-chair writes that the movement continues its work and is Still Idle No More.
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2016 Summer Conference
The Canada Project
Identity, Citizenship, and Nationhood in a Changing World
August 5-7, 2016
The YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre, Orillia, ON
2016 Public Policy Award and GalaMonday April 11, 2016
Hart House, Toronto, ON
Enjoy provocative discussions and celebrate award recipient Dr. Anne Golden