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November 27, 2017

On November 6th, we gathered at Sadlier House for the second week of the 2017 workshops “Stories of Resistance, Resurgence and Resilience in Nogojiwanong.” It was an honour to share the day with everyone once again and to witness some of the incredible stories that wer...

November 15, 2017

We are thrilled to support this really crucial even in Nogojiwanong (Peterborough). 

Please join us on November 24th 3-5:30 pm for "Relationships of Solidarity: A Conversation among Racialized Communities" in the Gathering Space (First Peoples House of Learning, Gzowsk...

November 2, 2017

On Monday, we gathered for the first workshop of this year’s Stories of Resistance, Resurgence and Resilience in Nogojiwanong/Peterborough. The day started with an incredible intergenerational cabaret, opened by Elder Shirley Williams and Prof. May Chazan. We heard mov...

October 2, 2017

Below I offer some words and reflections written immediately following the Solidarity Weekend full-day counter protest on September 30, 2017, in Nogojiwanong (Peterborough) on the land of the Mississauga Anishinaabe – these words are circulating already on social media...

December 7, 2016

After the first round of Nogo/Ptbo digital storytelling workshops this fall, on December 7th, the Aging Activisms team launched the Stories of Resistance and Resurgence in Nogojiwanong/Peterborough media capsule archive! We celebrated the launch of the media capsules w...

June 16, 2016

In response to the recent homophobic violence in Orlando, Electric City Magazine has opened up a space for queer writers to share their perspectives, called Queer Voices on Orlando. As described on the first post: "In the early hours of Sunday, June 12, word began to s...

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