Winona LaDuke, author, environmental and Indigenous rights activist, and former vice-presidential candidate (Green Party: 1996, 2000) is a member of Minnesota’s White Earth Reservation. A graduate of Harvard, she was once noted as one of Time Magazine’s top 50 most promising leaders under 40. LaDuke is currently the executive director of Honor the Earth (co-founded with the Indigo Girls), which seeks awareness of Indigenous environmental issues and financial and economic resources for the creation of sustainable Indigenous communities.
This event will feature a performance by Spur Poet-in-Residence Katherena Vermette.
- May 14, 2016
- 8:00 pm
- Knox United Church, 400 Edmonton Street, Winnipeg