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Justice for Joyce: additional resources

October 5, 2020 - Filed Under: Justice for Joyce

Indigenous Cultural Safety Collaborative Learning Series Ignored to Death: Systemic Racism in the Canadian Healthcare System Unmet health needs and discrimination by healthcare providers among an Indigenous population in Toronto, Canada

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Justice for Joyce: Public Reports and Evidence Briefs

October 5, 2020 - Filed Under: Justice for Joyce

Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples Highlights from the Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples Truth and Reconciliation Commission reports Executive Summary: National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Viens Report Out of Sight: a summary of the events leading up to the death of Brian Sinclair Bringing…

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Justice for Joyce: Globe and Mail media reports

October 5, 2020 - Filed Under: Justice for Joyce

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-dear-americans-move-here-if-you-want-but-were-racist-too/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-there-have-always-been-two-canadas-in-this-reckoning-on-racism-both/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-in-thunder-bay-an-indigenous-teens-death-by-suicide-shows-how-bias/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/british-columbia/article-allegations-of-racist-games-in-bc-emergency-rooms-investigated/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/british-columbia/article-everyday-racism-hinders-indigenous-women-with-hiv-from-accessing-care/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/family-withdraws-from-inquest-into-winnipeg-mans-death-during-long-er-wait/article16943835/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/put-an-end-to-racism-in-the-er/article22902617/

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Outreach Worker – August 2020

August 21, 2020 - Filed Under: Job Opportunities

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Administrative Assistant (We Count COVID) – August 2020

August 21, 2020 - Filed Under: Job Opportunities

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Statement of solidarity

July 14, 2020 - Filed Under: Resource

It is from a place of deep emotional, mental, and spiritual love that Well Living House stands with our Black relatives facing violence around the world. The roots of this violence are intertwined with those that continue to take Indigenous lives: stripping us from our lands, culture, and relations. Colonialism and racism have been systematically…

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Research Program Manager – June 2020

June 23, 2020 - Filed Under: Job Opportunities

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Webinar: COVID-19 and Vulnerable Urban Indigenous Populations

May 15, 2020 - Filed Under: Webinars

In a panel discussion, a Traditional Knowledge Keeper, academics, and community service leaders discuss COVID-19 and urban Indigenous communities.

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Administrative Assistant, May 2020

February 14, 2020 - Filed Under: Job Opportunities

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People ‘dying unnecessarily’ because of racial bias in Canada’s health-care system, researcher says

July 4, 2018 - Filed Under: News Features

People ‘dying unnecessarily’ because of racial bias in Canada’s health-care system, researcher says | CBC News While some people have raised concerns about anti-Indigenous racism in the Northwest Territories’ health-care system, an expert says it’s not just an issue in the territory. Dr. Janet Smylie said it’s one of the biggest health inequities between Indigenous…

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