Anti-Oppression & The Green Economy

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On Oct. 21, 2020, Patricia Chong (Asian Canadian Labour Alliance) spoke about the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists and Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces’ Environmental Racism workshop, the impact of COVID-19 on Racialized and Indigenous peoples, and the opportunities for resistance at the RISING TOGETHER: Women for a Just Economy webinar “Anti-Oppression and the Green Economy.”

 

The other panelists were:

Ellen Gabriel, Indigenous human rights and environmental activist

Harsha Walia, activist & BC Civil Liberties Association ED

Lylou Sehili, La Coalition étudiante pour un virage environnemental et social (CEVES)

Meg Gingrich, Researcher, United Steelworkers

 

This series of webinars was organized by the Equal Pay Coalition and the Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, with the support of the Atkinson Foundation and the Canadian Women’s Foundation.

 

More info here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzyY1jN9qFY&ab_channel=EqualPayCoalition-Ontario&fbclid=IwAR0Y4m1xalXZPLrJ6ouxEJqvlmFQ-ig84P7DEcDwvn7kvbPkQZTx3oOvTkE