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Under the Weather – Land is Life panel in Montreal

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Under the Weather – Land is Life panel in Montreal

The Deets:

Thursday, August 28, 2014

7:00 pm

Native Friendship Centre of Montreal

2001 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3


The Call Out:

Fwd: CKUT and the McGill Sustainability Projects Fund present

The final edition of Under The Weather: Climate Change Research and Justice


The focus of the panel will be on Indigenous Feminism, Harm Reduction & Anti-Colonial Struggles.

This panel will feature presenters from:

**Dooda Fracking**

**Native Youth Sexual Health Network**

**Indigenous Women & Two-Spirit Harm Reduction Coalition**

Panel moderated by Haudenosaunee filmmaker **Amanda Lickers** from Reclaim Turtle Island

THURSDAY, AUGUST 28TH at the Native Friendship Centre (2001 Boul. Saint Laurent)

Doors open at 6:30 pm, Panel begins at 7PM SHARP!

This event will be broadcasted live on CKUT's airwaves at 90.3 FM or online at ckut.ca

For more information on the project, check out http://undertheweather.ckut.ca/


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