There has been significant controversy about the federal government’s celebration of the 150th anniversary of confederation, with hashtags like #Resistance150 and #Colonialism150 spreading across social media. While some Indigenous leaders have opted out entirely, others approached engagements as a platform to raise awareness about resiliency and contemporary indigenous identity. Spur explores the risks in celebrating reconciliation, by asking members of Winnipeg’s Indigenous community, what does Canada150 mean to you?
Speakers to be announced very soon!
- May 6, 2017
- 2:30 pm
- Manitoba Hydro Place, 360 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg