As Chief Theresa Spence ends her six-week hunger strike, it's apparent that activists' actions can make a far-reaching impression. This week at the toolkit, we're reflecting on past activists who captured the public's attention in their bids for change, learning a few strategies to make our voices heard, and keeping in the loop about labour laws.
Learn about how the Canadian Radio League successfully lobbied for a public broadcaster in Canada.
Senator Jacques Hébert's hunger strike was conducted in 1986 in an attempt to save Katimavik.
Check out this guide for practical tips you can use when lobbying your MP on an issue.
Environmental activists stage tree sits to peacefully resist logging.
Take part in Idle No More's World Day of Action, happening on January 28, 2013, #J28. More info worldwide events is available here.
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