Niigaanibatowaad: FrontRunners

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Sep 17, 2020 | 6:30 PM

Raising Consciousness about Racism!

Dinner and a Movie: A Reconciliation Walk – Niigaanibatowaad:  FrontRunners  is a virtual series exploring issues of Indigenous justice and reconciliation.  Niigaanibatowaad:  FrontRunners, tells the true story of Indigenous boys from residential schools chosen to carry the torch for the 1967 Pan-Am Games over 800 km yet excluded from the opening ceremonies.

Special Guest:  FrontRunner Bill Chippeway
Film: Courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada.

 

To register, click here.

For more information, contact The Rev. Claudette Taylor at initiative201@gmail.com

 

 

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