[ May 14, 2010; 4:00 pm; ] Al Nakba 62: The Palestinian “Catastrophe”: 1948-2010
Information Picket and Testimonials
A Palestinian artist paints a mural marking the anniversary of the Nakba in the Jabalya refugee camp in the northern Gaza strip, 15 May 2006. (Wesam Saleh/MaanImages)
Date: Friday, May 14, 2010
Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Place: Corner of Broadway Avenue and Osborne Street, Winnipeg
Sponsored by: The [...]
[ May 7, 2010; 7:00 pm; ] The Winnipeg-Haiti Solidarity Group presents
Panel Discussion: Critical Perspectives On Haiti
Date: Friday, May 7, 2010
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Bulman Center, University of Winnipeg.
Please join us to be informed of recent emergency relief experiences in Haiti, and of current views and ideas regarding Canadian and international efforts.
“It’s been more than three months since the earthquake in Haiti, [...]
[ April 23, 2010; 7:00 pm; ] Manitoba Indian Education Association Cuba Fundraiser Gala
Date: Friday, April 23, 2010
Time: 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Place: Marlborough Hotel, 331 Smith Street, Malo Studio (former Press Club), Lower Level
Tickets: $10.00 in advance. Email or call 783-9380 to get tickets.
Come support this evening to raise funds for the brigadistas going on the Che Guevara Volunteer Work Brigade [...]
[ April 28, 2010; 6:00 pm; ] Date: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010
Location: where you live
Time: between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. EDT
Call toll free 1 877 737 4070
Tune in to live-broadcast on Rabble TV
Project Fly Home is organizing the first ever “Sanctions-busting Telethon” on April 28th to call people to donate to Abousfian Abdelrazik in open defiance of the United Nations 1267 [...]
[ April 18, 2010; 12:30 pm; ] Date: Sunday, April 18, 2010
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: CENTRAL PARK (behind Portage Place)
Join us for the SEVENTH 7th Generation Walk for Mother Earth, April 18th. We meet at Central Park at 12:30 for speakers and take to the streets at 1:30 p.m. on the annual walk to the Oodena Circle at the Forks [...]
[ June 19, 2010; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Plan to attend the Winnipeg Walk for Peace 2010 on Saturday, June 19, 2010. We will assemble at the Manitoba Legislative Building at 12 Noon.
The theme for this year’s walk is “For Peace, Freedom and Democracy.” We chose this theme because we believe it offers a wide range of organizations and activists in Winnipeg an [...]
The “Project Hero” Scolarship Program
Take Action – Sign the Petition – Send a letter of Support
By the Canadian Peace Alliance, April 7, 2010
A group of Professors the University of Regina have drafted a letter to object to the “Project Hero” scholarship program which gives money to the family of Canadian Soldiers killed in Afghanistan.
As they [...]
Regina 16 say common folk won freedoms
By John F. Conway, The Calgary Herald, April 6, 2010
The 16 University of Regina academics who signed the letter protesting the university’s participation in the Project Hero Scholarship program were clear in stating their reasons, and have replied to dozens of angry e-mails containing gross distortions of their position, [...]
by the Canadian Peace Alliance, Mar. 29, 2010
In only a matter of a few weeks, Parliament could be debating and voting on Bill C-440, a bill that would make legally binding two motions that have already passed in the House of Commons in support of U.S. Iraq War resisters. Bill C-440 sends a message to [...]
Letter from University of Regina professors opposed to Project Hero scholarships
Regina Leader Post, March 26, 2010
Faculty of the University of Regina say No to “Project Hero” and Canadian Imperialism: An Open Letter to President Vianne Timmons
March 23, 2010
Dear President Timmons:
We write to you as concerned faculty members of the University of Regina, to urge you [...]