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#UMNATV 2017 Winter Colloquium
307 Tier Building
Clayton Thomas-Müller is a member of the Treaty #6 based Mathias Colomb Cree Nation also known as Pukatawagan located in Northern Manitoba, Canada. Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Clayton is the 'Stop it at the Source' campaigner with 350.org. For the last fifteen years he has campaigned across Canada, Alaska and the lower 48 states organizing in hundreds of First Nations, Alaska Native and Native American communities in support of grassroots Indigenous Peoples to defend their traditional territories against the encroachment of the fossil fuel industry. This has included a special focus on the sprawling infrastructure of pipelines, refineries and extraction associated with the Canadian tar sands. Clayton is an organizer, facilitator, public speaker and writer on Indigenous rights and environmental & economic justice.
"Revisions and Revitalizations: The Role of Native Studies in the Future"
Department of Native Studies Winter 2017 Colloquium Series
University of Manitoba
Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30 pm (note NEW time!)
For more information contact Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, UMNATV Colloquium Coordinator at [email protected]
For more on the Department of Native Studies click here: http://umanitoba.ca/native_studies/