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Standing Ground: Building Creative Resistance for Climate Justice, Sept 1

September 01, 2015
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The Access to Media Education Society and the Vancouver Status of Women presents:
STANDING GROUND
An event building creative resistance for climate justice.

September 1st, 2015
Roundhouse Community Arts Centre (181 Roundhouse Mews)
Vancouver, Coast Salish Territories
6:00 - 7:00pm: AMES AGM & public welcome
7:15pm: Show Starts  

A launch of:
Standing-Ground.ca   an interactive web-map  
Climate Matters videos from around the province
The Largest Deposit, a documentary by Peggy Lam and Neelam Khare

Featuring:
Melina Massimo, from the Lubicon Cree
Lionel Lepine, from the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation
Emcee & rapper JB the First Lady
Inspirational hip-hop artist Warren Hooley
Spoken-word poet Molly Billows

MC'd by:
Stand-up Comedian Fatima Dhowre

Tickets are sold by sliding scale prices, from $5.00 - $25.00 (Suggested price is $10 to cover event costs.) No one will be turned away for a lack of funds, email us for in-kind tickets. Click here to purchase tickets

This event has been made possible by the generous support of:    
Affinity Bridge
AMES (www.accesstomedia.org)
BC Arts Council
IndigenEYEZ    
Vancouver Foundation  
Vancouver Status of Women
YPC