Colonialism in 2021: Seeking Equity for Nations within Nations

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 13:00 to 14:15

The event recording is now available for playback:


Join Dr. Cindy Blackstock, Executive Director of First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada (McGill University’s School of Social Work) and a member of the Gitxsan First Nation, for her talk "Colonialism in 2021: Seeking Equity for Nations within Nations."

Dr. Blacksock has over 30 years of experience working in child welfare and Indigenous children’s rights and has published more than 75 articles on topics relating to reconciliation, Indigenous theory, First Nations child welfare and human rights. Cindy was honoured to work with First Nations colleagues on a successful human rights challenge to Canada’s inequitable provision of child and family services and failure to implement Jordan’s Principle.

Location: Online (Blackboard Collaborate)


Questions? Please contact Stephanie Pangowish.

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