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.
POTLUCK & BLANKET EXERCISE
Thurs, Nov 20, 4 PM @ The Odawa Native Friendship Centre
Blanketed Truth Covering Turtle Island.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1708728839352262
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.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/937865859575810/
PANEL: Positive Possibilities
Thurs, Nov 20, 6:30 PM @ GSRC Carleton
Positive Possibilities: A Transfeminine-Spectrum panel. Presented by the GSRC and GSA Carleton.
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: https://www.facebook.com/events/366261816868167/
WORKSHOP: Cultural Expropriation
Thurs, Nov 20, 7 PM @ Raw Sugar Café
Understanding Cultural Expropriation: A Queer Mafia Community Workshop.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/366261816868167/
VIGIL: Trans Day of Remembrance
Thurs, Nov 20, 7:30 PM @ Human Rights Monument
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/750343795033246/
Thurs, Nov 20, 8 PM @ Shanghai Restaurant
Indigenous Adoptee Gathering.
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/311553955697258
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.
Fri, Nov 21, 6 PM @ Heron Rd Community Centre
Better Science, Better Policy.
FUNDRAISER: POWER Ottawa
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.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/599317613513305
OPIRG ROOTS RADIO
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TALK: Amnesty International
Tues, Nov 25, 6 PM @ 132 Azrielli Pavillion, Carleton
Amnesty Carleton Speaker Series presents: Paul Champ and Jacqueline Hansen.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/704158083013709
PLAY & TALK: Unpacking our Voting System
Tues, Nov 25, 7 PM @ First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa
More info: www.facebook.com/events/710027882378453
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 @ leveller.ca
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