1. theantioppressionnetwork:

    Taking place on Blackfoot Confederacy/Treaty 7 territory.

    Co-Hosted by CommunityWise Resource Centre & Calgary Centre for Global Community.
    In solidarity with the grassroots community actions of Idle No More.

    Tami Starlight is traveling from Vancouver / unceded Coast Salish territory to Montreal / Mohawk, Kanienkehaka, & Haudenosaunee territory.

    Donation page for those who cannot make it. Please donate and pass it on. (every bit helps)
    http://theantioppressionnetwork.wordpress.com/donate-now/

    -When/Where-

    Cost: $0 - $10 sliding scale; no one turned away due to lack of funds
    Location: CommunityWise Resource Centre, 101-223 12 Ave SW, Blackfoot Territory Calgary, AB
    Date: Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
    Time: 6:30pm - 9:30pm

    Register Here: http://tinyurl.com/kuc5qra

    -What-

    - discussion about colonization from an indigenous context within Canada
    - Anti-Oppression terminology investigation & circle discussion
    - Community organizing, meaningful solidarity building, conflict resolutions & horizontal group/community structures

    -Accessibility-
    - Wheelchair accessibility - the workshop space on the main floor is wheelchair accessible as is the main floor washrooms. 
    - ASL accessibility TBD.
    - Please leave your scents/perfumes at home, this is a scent-free/scent-reduced event. For more information on Multiple Chemical Sensitivities:http://dualpowerproductions.com/2011/03/14/multiple-chemical-sensitivities-mcs-accessibility-basics/
    - This space is also safer space = anti-oppressive.

    website: http://theantioppressionnetwork.wordpress.com/
    facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Anti-Oppression-Network/214262228648923
    tumblr: http://theantioppressionnetwork.tumblr.com/
    twitter: http://www.twitter.com/theAOnetwork
    youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/antioppressionnet

    -Contact Information-
    for more info or accessibility requests please email: decolonizeantioppression@gmail.com

    https://www.facebook.com/events/260372107478333/

     

  2. theantioppressionnetwork:

    Taking place on Treaty 6 territory / Edmonton (michel nation)

    Decolonization & Anti-Oppression Workshop

    Hosted by Occupy Edmonton
    In solidarity with the grassroots community actions of Idle No More.

    -When/Where-

    Location: Room #1-5, Business Building (School of Business), University of Alberta, 116 St & 85 Ave, Michel Territory, Edmonton, AB
    Date: Sunday, April 13th, 2014
    Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

    -What-

    - community potluck before the workshop begins: please bring a dish enough to serve 2 - 3 people (as well as serving utensils for your own dish)
    - discussion about colonization from an indigenous context within Canada
    - Anti-Oppression terminology investigation & circle discussion
    - Community organizing, meaningful solidarity building, conflict resolutions & horizontal group/community structures

    Wheelchair accessible. Please leave your scents/perfumes at home = scent reduced event. This space is also safer space - anti oppressive.

    ASL interpretation has been booked: please message us if you will require this service before April 10th, 2014 in order to secure the booking.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1389644661258061/

     


  3. shameless promotion of peernetbc. come to the workshops people in the vanshitty region :)

    • boundaries & self-care
    • effective allyship
    • exploring facilitation skills
    • facili-nightmares
    • foundations of facilitation
    • levelling power imbalances
    • power & diversity (anti-oppression)

    they’re sliding scale $0 - $50 no one turned away due to lack of funds
    wheelchair accessible and ASL interpretation may be possible upon request.

     

  4. theantioppressionnetwork:

    2014 DECOLONIZE & ANTI-OPPRESSION TOUR PLANNING UNDERWAY!

    **traduction française ci-dessous**
    **french translation below**

    hi folks!

    we are excited to announce that we are currently in the planning stages of the 2014 Decolonize & Anti-Oppression workshop tour. Tami will  be leaving unceded Coast Salish Territory (vancouver, bc) on May 1st.

    so far, we have planned for her to go as far as occupied Mohawk/Kanienkehaka/Haudenosaunee territory (montréal, qc), while stopping in various territories/towns/cities inbetween on the way there and back.

    if folks are interested in a workshop coming to their community (even further east of montréal) please email us at decolonizeantioppression@gmail.com

    **2014 TOUR BEGINS MAY 1st!**
    Dates and locations: (these are rough estimates, but would only be off by a day or 2)

    May 2 – Kelowna
    May 3 – Nelson
    May 5 – Lethbridge *tentative – need contacts
    May 6 – Calgary
    May 8 – Moose Jaw
    May 11 – Regina
    May 13 – Winnipeg
    May 15 – Thunder Bay
    May 17 – Sault Ste Marie
    May 18 – Sudbury
    May 19 – Barrie
    May 21 – Toronto
    May 23 – Hamilton
    May 24 – Niagara Falls/St. Catherines
    May 25 – Guelph
    May 26 – Kitchener
    May 27 – London
    May 28 – Windsor
    May 30 – Oshawa
    May 31 – Kingston
    June 1 – Montreal
    June 3 – Ottawa
    June 4 – Peterborough
    June 6 – Toronto *possible
    June 7 – Sudbury
    June 9 – Thunder Bay
    June 10 – Winnipeg
    June 11 – Prince Albert
    June 12 – Saskatoon
    June 14 – Edmonton
    June 16 – Prince George
    June 17 – Kamloops
    June 18 – Surrey
    June 21 – Vancouver (Report Back)

    see our info package here: DnA workshop_infopkg (english only)
    *note vanessa will not be present for the majority of the tour

    in solidarity,
    vanessa & Tami

    ————————————————

    salut les gens!

    nous sommes ravis d’annoncer que nous sommes actuellement dans la phase de planification de la Decolonize et Anti-Oppression atelier tournée 2014. Tami quittera territoire non cédé de la Côte Salish (vancouver, c-b), le 1er mai.

    jusqu’à présent, nous avons prévu pour elle d’aller aussi loin que territoire occupées du Mohawk/Kanienkehaka/Haudenosaunee (montréal, qc), tout en s’arrêtant dans divers territoires/départements /villes inbetween sur l’aller et au retour.

    si les gens sont intéressés par un atelier de venir à leur communauté (même plus à l’est de Montréal) s’il vous plaît écrivez-nous àdecolonizeantioppression@gmail.com

    ** 2014 TOUR commence le 1er mai! **
    Dates et lieux: (ce sont des estimations approximatives, mais ne seraient hors d’un jour ou deux)

    2 mai – Kelowna
    3 mai – Nelson
    5 mai – Lethbridge *potentiellement - nous avons besoin de contacts
    6 mai – Calgary
    8 mai – Moose Jaw
    11 mai – Regina
    13 mai – Winnipeg
    15 mai – Thunder Bay
    17 mai – Sault Ste Marie
    18 mai – Sudbury
    19 mai – Barrie
    21 mai – Toronto
    23 mai – Hamilton
    24 mai – Niagara Falls/St. Catherines
    25 mai – Guelph
    26 mai – Kitchener
    27 mai – Londres
    28 mai – Windsor
    30 mai – Oshawa
    31 mai – Kingston
    1 juin – Montréal
    3 juin – Ottawa
    4 juin – Peterborough
    6 juin – Toronto *possible
    7 juin – Sudbury
    9 juin – Thunder Bay
    10 juin – Winnipeg
    11 juin – Prince Albert
    12 juin – Saskatoon
    14 juin – Edmonton
    16 juin – Prince George
    17 juin – Kamloops
    18 juin – Surrey
    21 juin – Vancouver (Report Back)

    voir notre information package ici: DnA workshop_infopkg (anglais seulement)
    *note vanessa ne sera pas présent pour la majorité de la tournée

    par solidarité,
    vanessa & Tami