This webinar on the Termination Tables will be presented by Russell Diabo and moderated by Dr. Shiri Pasternak.
Monday August 18th 7:00 p.m. E.S.T.
It will answer important questions such as:
* What are the Termination Tables?
* Who is negotiating at the Termination Tables?
* How will this affect future generations of Indigenous people?
* What can communities do to organize and stop these negotiations?
For more information see the Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/674207819324069/
Moderator: Shiri Pasternak
Shiri Pasternak is a writer and researcher currently based in New York City where she holds a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University. She holds a PhD from the Department of Geography at the University of Toronto, where she wrote a dissertation on the Algonquins of Barriere Lake’s resistance to the federal land claims process in Canada from the perspective of Indigenous law and jurisdiction. She is a founding member of Barriere Lake Solidarity, a member of the Indigenous Sovereignty and Solidarity Network in Toronto, and an ally in the Defenders of the Land network.
Presenter: Russell Diabo
Policy Advisor, Algonquin Nation Secretariat; Publisher, "First Nations Strategic Bulletin"
Russell Diabo is Policy Advisor to the Algonquin Nation Secretariat, a Tribal Council and Senior Policy Advisor to the Algonquin Wolf Lake First Nation he is also Editor and Publisher of an online newsletter on First Nations political and legal issues the First Nations Strategic Bulletin. Mr. Diabo is a member of the Mohawk Nation at Kahnawake, Quebec, and has been an activist on First Nation issues since the age of 16 and is part of the Defenders of the Land Network. He works closely with Idle No More under a joint agreement between these two groups to work together on Sovereignty Summer.