Mining Resistance: Spring Into Action!

Mining Resistance: Spring Into Action!I organize with a group called the Mining Injustice Solidarity Network, and we’re really excited to present Mining Resistance: Spring Into Action! This season-long series of events is taking place in Toronto throughout April and May.

As part of Spring Into Action, we’ve planned out A TON of ways to get involved in resisting the destructive actions of Canadian mining companies in Canada and abroad, with events ranging from panel discussions, film screenings, and art exhibits to direct actions, creative protests, and outdoor teach-ins.

Check out our website! All of the relevant details for the events below are posted there: mininginjusticesn.wordpress.com
Here’s a sneak peak at some of the upcoming Spring Into Action events:

April 16: Peter Munk, Barrick Gold, and the U of T: a teach-in

April 18: Presentation (Challenging the Neoliberal Development Paradigm: Women’s
Experiences and Narratives in Guyana and Guatemala) Facebook event

April 19: Transnational Mining and the Repression of Human Rights in Peru (film
screening with special guest Roxana Olivera) Facebook event

April 23: Digging Up the Dirt: How Canadian Foreign Aid Supports the Mining
Industry (panel discussion with special guests)

April 24: Confront Barrick Gold! AGM protest Facebook event

April 27: Council of Canadians Toronto Water Forum

April 28th: Art Build! 1-5pm at the Whippersnapper Gallery

May 1: May Day! We’ll be marching as part of an Environmental Justice
contingent..join us!

May 2: Goldcorp Annual General Meeting protest

May 10: HudBay Annual General meeting protest

May 11: Allies in Mining Resistance: Gathering and Strategic Planning

…and more!!

We hope to see you out! In solidarity,

Rachel

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