Wednesday Weekly Newsletter Nov. 19

OPIRG Carleton's Wednesday Weekly is your newsletter portal to social justice events and Working Group activities on campus and in the community.

WORKSHOP & FILM: Trans Sexualities with Tobi Hill-Meyer

Wed, Nov. 19, 5:30 PM @ GSRC Carleton

TALK: Climate Disruption

Wed, Nov 19, 7 PM @ Ottawa Public Library
Climate Disruption, Extreme Weather, and Food Supply.


Thurs, Nov 20, 4 PM @ The Odawa Native Friendship Centre 
Blanketed Truth Covering Turtle Island.
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WORKSHOP: Fighting Trans-Misogyny

Thurs, Nov 20, 5 PM @ GSRC Carleton
With Tobi Hill-Meyer 

VIGIL: Solidarity with Mexican Students

Thurs, Nov 20, 6 PM @ Human Rights Monument
Justice for the 43: Ayotzinapa Somos Todos. 
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PANEL: Positive Possibilities

Thurs, Nov 20, 6:30 PM @ GSRC Carleton
Positive Possibilities: A Transfeminine-Spectrum panel. Presented by the GSRC and GSA Carleton. 

PANEL: Mining

Thurs, Nov 20, 7 PM @ Amnesty International
If our lands becomes a mine site: Indigenous women and resource development in Canada and Guatemala. More info: 

WORKSHOP: Cultural Expropriation

Thurs, Nov 20, 7 PM @ Raw Sugar Café 
Understanding Cultural Expropriation: A Queer Mafia Community Workshop.
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VIGIL: Trans Day of Remembrance

Thurs, Nov 20, 7:30 PM @ Human Rights Monument
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Thurs, Nov 20, 8 PM @ Shanghai Restaurant 
Indigenous Adoptee Gathering.
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SUPPORT GROUP: Transfeminine

Fri, Nov 21, 5 PM @ GSRC Carleton
Facilitated by Mel Pelley.

BOOK LAUNCH: Trans Activism

Fri, Nov 21, 6 PM @ Octopus Books Centretown 
Trans Activism in Canada: A Reader with Dan Irving. 

PANEL: Science/Policy

Fri, Nov 21, 6 PM @ Heron Rd Community Centre
Better Science, Better Policy. 


Fri, Nov 21, 9 PM @ Club SAW
Dance Party - Seeing Red. 


Sat, Nov 22, 5-10 PM @ 415 Piccadilly Ave. 
Odawa Native Friendship Centre's Aboriginal Art Auction. 

DISCUSSION: Preventing Sexual Violence on Campus

Mon, Nov 24, 11 AM @ GSA Grad Lounge, 6th flr UC
Preventing Sexual Violence on Campus. Native. Youth Sexual Health Network.
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Next show: Tues., Nov 25, 12 Noon @ 93.1 CKCU FM / (every 2nd Tuesday). Now recruiting new hosts!! Contact

TALK: Amnesty International

Tues, Nov 25, 6 PM @ 132 Azrielli Pavillion, Carleton
Amnesty Carleton Speaker Series presents: Paul Champ and Jacqueline Hansen.
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PLAY & TALK: Unpacking our Voting System

Tues, Nov 25, 7 PM @ First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa
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MEET & GREET: Aboriginal Service Centre

Wed., Nov. 26, 1 PM @ REC Hall, 316A UniCentre
Free Food and Drinks. 

The Leveller - Vol. 7, No. 3 Release

Available in print and online @
Hassan Diab Extradition • Massive CUSA Deficit • Editorial – The Power of Peace • White Poppies • Honorary Degree for Wealthy Oilman • Student Action Forum • Carleton CFS Defederation • Solidarity with Mexican Students • Harper vs Refugee Health •Ending GLBTTQ Youth Homelessness • Experimental Farm Land Transfer • Les Sans-Culottes: Grande Mobilisation • Les Sans-Culottes: La crise rend malade, l’austérité tue • Feature – The Costs of Commemoration • Trans Day of Remembrance • Reflections on the Ottawa Shooting • Commemorating Victims of Gender Violence • WHODUNIT • Column: Parenting from Below • Column: Resistance is Fertile • Comic: Colonialism (1/4) • Column: Animal Sex • Comic: Watershed Blues • Horoscopes • Listings

Posted on November 19, 2014 .