Indigenous and Frontline Climate Activism
Friends House, 60 Lowther Ave. (St. George TTC Bedford exit, 1 block North), Toronto
Doors open at 6:30pm
To commemorate the International Day of Non-Violence, observed on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, the Festival will feature:
Pipelines, Power and Democracy -- Director Olivier D. documents the growth of an anti-pipeline movement in Quebec that has reawakened a sense of collective purpose and solidarity to incite change.
Film is in French, English subtitles
Speaker: Myeengun Henry, Chippewas of the Thames First Nation (Band Councillor)
Discussion Focus: The Chippewas of the Thames First Nation’s Supreme Court battle over the Line 9 pipeline in its case against Enbridge Inc., the National Energy Board and the Attorney General of Canada.