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These 8 Cities Just Abolished Columbus Day 
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Here are 12 things you can do or learn about to support Indigenous People TODAY & EVERYDAY!

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  1. Indigenous Peoples National Day of Action #Oct14 On #Oct14, 2015, in cities and towns around the nation, people will be engaging in a National Day of Action to once again call attention to the urgent need for bold steps to be taken to address the global climate crisis. #LeaveItInTheGround #PeoplesClimate 
  2. he Red Dress Project  Display of red dresses to represent the country's missing and murdered indigenous women.
  3. Unist'ot'en Camp ~ The Unist'ot'en Camp is a non-violent occupation of Unceded Unist´ot´en territory
  4. Kanahus' Land Defence Fund - Kanahus has been at the forefront and frontlines of the Indigenous-led resistance movements for over a decade. Kanahus, is not just a lifelong Land and Freedom Fighter, she is also a traditional Midwife, a mother of four Freedom Babies and her most important work has been to stop the reopening of Imperial Metals Mount Polley mine.
  5. Winnipeg Indigenous Rock the Vote
  6. Legal Defence Fund for Judy Da Silva ~ Since April, Grassy Narrows First Nation activist and grandmother, Judy Da Silva has faced mounting legal costs from a CN railway lawsuit. CN is trying to penalize Judy for organizing a traditional ceremony to protect the water.
  7. 25 years ago in Are you part of #GenerationOka? We invite you to share your story of the #MohawkUprising. ~ Known as the “Oka Crisis or the 1990 Siege/Occupation of Kanehsatà:ke & Kahnawake this event that further revealed Canada’s true colonial and oppressive character in its treatment of Indigenous Peoples.
  8. Get involved with the following groups!
    www.idlenomore.ca
    http://www.ienearth.org/indigenous-national-day-of-action/ 
  9. Follow Kanahaus’ Work  
    https://www.facebook.com/red.moon.125760
  10. Support/Donate
    https://idlenomore.nationbuilder.com/donate
    http://unistotencamp.com/ 
    http://judydasilvadefencefund.causevox.com/
  11. Send Us Your Story
    http://mohawkuprising.com/share-your-story
  12. SHARE OUT THIS LIST!!!

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* Special thanks to the amazing Tori Cress from Idle No More!