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Response to the June 2023 Hate Acts at the University of Waterloo Campus

Posted by Tamarack Institute on August 17, 2023

This blog post from Rochelle Ignacio, Danya Pastuszek, Liz Weaver, Nation Cheong and Ana Gonzalez Guerrero offers a response to the gender-based hate violence that occurred on the University of Waterloo campus in June 2023. Special thanks to Antoinette Brind'Amour, who offered valuable insight on earlier drafts of this post.

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From Stable to Unstable: Shannon’s Story of Deepening Poverty

Posted by Maureen Owens on August 9, 2023

Every person has a story.  In this blog co-written by Tamarack's Maureen Owens along with Shannon Lee Marion, read Shannon's personal story of poverty, struggles with rental hikes in Canada, and discover how you can both help and stay informed. 

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Planting the Seeds of the Future: Exploring Biocultural Diversity for Sustainability

Posted by Rochelle Ignacio on July 1, 2023

An introspection of my experience in learning how plants serve as a cultural tool of learning 

Photo: A monarch butterfly lands on a Blue Vervain flower


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SETSI’s BLACK FUTURES – BHM 2023 Leadership Series

Posted by Social Economy through Social Inclusion (SETSI) on February 14, 2023

This blog posts shares relevant resources for those looking to celebrate Black History month, acknowledge the contributions people of African descent have made, and deepen their learning about Anti-Black racism. 

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2022 Resources for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted by Tamarack Institute on September 28, 2022

This blog post is the second of two resources published to coincide with 2022’s National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada, observed each year on September 30. Click here to access the first post, titled Community-based healing: Meaningful ways to observe NDTR.

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From Poverty to Equity: Expanding the Lens in Dufferin County

Posted by Anna McGregor on May 3, 2022

This blog post was originally published on the Ontario Municipal Social Services Association blog in April 2022.

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