Chapters this Week!

Brent Patterson
2 years ago

The Council of Canadians London chapter at rally celebrating diversity and inclusion, Saturday September 23.

Council of Canadians chapters take action for social, economic and environmental justice. Here is a snapshot of some of their recent activities:

Trade
1- Prince Albert chapter presents on NAFTA at public forum at local library
2- Guelph chapter hosts Maude Barlow & Gus Van Harten for international trade deals and water talk, Oct. 18
3- South Niagara chapter to attend Barlow & Van Harten public forum in Guelph

Climate justice
4- Saint John chapter activist calls out mayor over his support for Energy East project
5- Windsor-Essex chapter co-hosts public forum with Avi Lewis, Nov. 18

Water
6- Guelph chapter travelling to water justice summit in Flint, Michigan
7- Centre Wellington chapter to attend Water Is Life forum in Flint, Michigan

Anti-racism/inclusion
8- Ottawa chapter to take part in 'rally against racism in Canada' on Parliament Hill, Sept. 30
9- Regina chapter participates in 'One Knee Kneeling' anti-racism rally
10- Medicine Hat chapter tables at Pride Day gathering
11- London chapter holds 'Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion' rally
12- Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter at media conference to denounce anti-immigration rally
13- Hamilton chapter supports event marking International Day of Older Persons
14- Hamilton chapter endorses Labour Council's 'Shut Down Hate' rally, Sept. 30
15- South Niagara chapter to take part in 'No Room for Hate in Niagara' rally, Sept. 30
16- Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter signs Statement of Unity, will participate in Solidarity Weekend, Sept. 29-Oct. 1
17- Chapters set to join cross-country 'Unsettling Canada' book club discussion, Oct. 5

Neo-liberalism
18- Victoria chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk on neo-liberalism
19- Cowichan Valley chapter hosts public forum on neo-liberalism, trade justice and tax fairness
20- Comox Valley chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk

More!
21- NWT chapter endorses the Common Front Charter
22- Kamloops chapter helps launch 'Building Community in Kamloops: Social Justice in Action' book
23- Guelph chapter holds its annual general meeting
24- Edmonton chapter asks questions at Public Interest Alberta municipal election forum
25- Brandon-Westman hosts Lynne Fernandez talk on provincial political scene
26- Montreal chapter co-sponsors screening of anti-GMO film 'Island Earth' at Concordia University
27- Chapters to join tele-conference call with Council's Board of Directors, Oct. 4
28- Prince Albert chapter to hold Slow Food Potluck, Oct. 20
29- Chapters look forward to Independent Bookstore Day, April 28, 2018

Photos!


Victoria chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk on neo-liberalism

Cowichan Valley chapter hosts public forum on neo-liberalism, trade justice and tax fairness

Medicine Hat chapter tables at Pride Day gathering

London chapter holds 'Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion' rally

Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter at media conference to denounce anti-immigration rally

Kamloops chapter helps launch 'Building Community in Kamloops: Social Justice in Action' book

Brandon-Westman hosts Lynne Fernandez talk on provincial political scene

Prince Albert chapter to hold Slow Food Potluck, Oct. 20

Guelph chapter hosts Barlow & Van Harten for international trade deals and water talk, Oct. 18

Windsor-Essex chapter co-hosts public forum with Avi Lewis, Nov. 18

The Guelph and Centre Wellington chapters are travelling to this water justice summit in Flint, Michigan

Chapters set to join cross-country 'Unsettling Canada' book club discussion, Oct. 5

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