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Join author of More Powerful Together, Dr. Jen Gobby in conversation with environmental and social justice activists/organizers in Canada.
Fernwood Publishing, in partnership with The ENRICH Project, presents the launch of More Powerful Together: Conversations With Climate Activists and Indigenous Land Defenders. This event will feature a keynote by the author, Dr. Jen Gobby, followed by a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Alex Khasnabish. The panel discussion will focus on issues of Migrant Justice, Climate/Environmental Justice, Indigenous Sovereignty and Land Back, the Movement for Black Lives, and ways to build stronger links between these different movements and struggles. Panelists include: Michelle Paul, Darlene Gilbert, Kate MacDonald and Stacy Gomez. The evening will end with a performance by spoken word artist, Abena Amoako-Green.
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In More Powerful Together, Jen Gobby adds her voice to the chorus of voices calling for a convergence of struggles, for busting out of single issues silos, for a movement of movement, for joining forces to build the collective power needed to transform systems. In this event we will create space for activists from many different struggles to think together about how we do that, about what barriers stand in our way, and about how we overcome them.
Purchase a copy of More Powerful Together here: https://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/more-powerful-together. 100% of the royalties made from the sales of this book are being donated to Indigenous Climate Action www.indigenousclimateaction.com