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John Dillon, Ecological Economy Coordinator at KAIROS
| April 22, 2015
| April 21, 2015
| April 16, 2015

Human cost of mining industry

April 8, 2015
| The mining industry threatens the lands and lives of Indigenous peoples all over the world. In this segment, Jane Williams speaks with Chandu Claver, a doctor and activist from the Philippines.
Length: 13:55 minutes (12.75 MB)

Hundreds of expert recommendations to end violence against First Nations women ignored

March 8, 2015
| A new report urges the federal government to implement the recommendations in the 58 studies that have been done into ending violence against First Nations women and girls.
Length: 19:55 minutes (18.24 MB)

Watch: Pam Palmater on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

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Pam Palmater was in Ottawa on Feb. 24 to give a talk entitled "The Law's Role in Canada's National Disgrace: Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls" at the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law. In this interview she answers why this problem of MMIWG exists, provides an analysis of the current public discourse, and talks about what's important in the urgent call for a national inquiry.


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Recommendations on stopping violence against MMIW ignored by government

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Hundreds of recommendations go unimplemented: Legal Strategy Coalition demands greater government commitment and accountability to ending violence against Indigenous women and girls.

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| February 23, 2015

Indigenous people are being killed by Canada's negligence and ignorance

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Racism doesn't just hurt feelings -- racism kills. It's time for Canadians to support and stand up for this land's Aboriginal people.

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| February 20, 2015
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