Tag Archives: Event

Apr 22: “Finding Common Ground” Online teach-in on community self-determination in the face of resource extraction in Guatemala and Canada

On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020, join us for our upcoming teach-in: On April 22 from 1-2:30pm PST / 4-5:30pm EST / 5-6:30pm AST Allied organizations and collectives from Canada, the U.S. and beyond will convene an online teach-in about the … Continue reading

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Jan 29 Film: Illusions of Control

On January 29th, Mining Justice Alliance is thrilled to co-present the Vancouver release of the award-winning ILLUSIONS OF CONTROL, distributed by Cinema Politica, with director Shannon Walsh in attendance! The riveting documentary weaves together the stories of five women facing personal and … Continue reading

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Nov 20 & 21 – Pan American Silver: Stop UnderMining Indigenous Rights!

  On November 20th and 21st, delegates of the Indigenous Xinka Parliament of Guatemala will visit Vancouver to share their stories of resistance to Canadian mining, to communicate their longstanding practices of self-determined development, and to call on Vancouver-based Pan … Continue reading

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2019 BC Mining Resisters of the Year: Awards and Counter Gala

May 1, 2019, unceded traditional territories of the Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), Stó:lō (Stolo), səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) peoples. On May 1 as millions around the world rallied against corporate power on International Workers’ Day, the Mining Justice Alliance (MJA) … Continue reading

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May 1: 2019 BC Mining Resisters of the Year: Awards and Counter Gala

Wednesday May 1, 2019 4:30pm-7:00pm Terminal City Club, 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish territories Family friendly. Regalia and gala attire welcome! Updates and RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/2660744783967079/ >>>>>><<<<<<<  Every year in May, BC Mining Month announces a smattering of galas, charity pie throws, networking events … Continue reading

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Almost A Quarter Million People Worldwide Join Call for Nevsun Resources Investors to Divest Over Abuses at Eritrea Mine [Press Release]

Freedom United – Mining Justice Alliance – MiningWatch Canada (Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territories, May 3, 2017) Community members joined Vancouver’s Mining Justice Alliance outside Nevsun Resources’ Annual General Meeting today to present over 240,000 signatures on petitions calling for the … Continue reading

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Slave Labour in Eritrea: Picket Vancouver-based mining company Nevsun’s Annual General Meeting

Join us on May 3, 2017, from 8:30 am – 9:30 am, at the corner of Howe and Georgia Street in front of the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, Unceded xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) territories. Organized by Mining Justice Alliance, MiningWatch … Continue reading

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Jan 31: Fundraiser for Tsilhqot’in legal defense against Taseko Mines

Support Tsilhqot’in Nation in defending  Teztan Biny (Fish Lake)! Tuesday, January 31, 7pm The WISE Hall, 1882 Adanac St, Vancouver Next week (Jan 30 to Feb 3) is the federal court hearing Taseko Mines’ judicial review of the federal rejection of Taseko’s New Prosperity … Continue reading

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Jan 26: Flin Flon Flim Flam (Film Screening)@KDocs

Join members of MJA for a screening of John Dougherty’s documentary on HudBay Minerals. The film will be followed by a Q&A with the Director and local panelists.

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Jan 24: Blood of Extraction (Book Launch)

Please join us for the Vancouver Launch of a new book by Todd Gordon & Jeffery R. Webber FB page for the event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1228749503847091/

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