In this episode of Righting Relations Radio, we are in conversation with Alfredo Barahona from Kairos, exploring relationship-building between Indigenous, Immigrant and Refugee communities which both Kairos and Righting Relations are facilitating across Turtle Island, and the importance of knowing who you are.
by the City of Vancouver
First Peoples: A Guide for Newcomers aims to fill the need for clear information in simple language about the First Peoples in Vancouver. It introduces newcomers to three important topics: who are Aboriginal people (or First Peoples) in Vancouver and Canada; a brief overview of the relationship between the Government of Canada and First Peoples; and current initiatives and ways for newcomers to learn more about Aboriginal people in the community
How White People Can Work For Racial Justice
by Paul Kivel
Uprooting Racism explores the manifestations of racism in politics, work, community, and family life. It moves beyond the definition and unlearning of racism to address the many areas of privilege for white people and suggests ways for individuals and groups to challenge the structures of racism.
Adapted from PRIVATE-PUBLIC PARTNERSHIP: A Training Manual
by Jojo Geronimo
Neo-Liberal Ideology: Underpinnings & Assumptions:
– The private sector (“market forces”) are always more efficient
– The public sector is wasteful & therefore should be trimmed
– Government has no role in delivery of services, only in “steering the boat”