‘event’ Archive

Generation Now – 2012 David Lewis Lecture

On October 4, 2012, The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Ontario presented the 2012 David Lewis Lecture: Generation Now: Four emerging voices on the Canadian political landscape Emma Pullman (NUBC5), freelance writer, campaigner with sumofus.org and research director with Leadnow.ca, was one of the presenters of the night – along with: Brigette dePape, writer and activist also known as […]

Powershift: youth leadership on climate action

From October 26-29, PowerShift 2012 Canada will bring 1500 young people (18-30) from diverse backgrounds together in Ottawa to build a movement for climate and environmental justice. Through workshops, panel discussions, caucuses, regional strategizing, actions and other activities, participants will develop their understanding about the intersections between environmental and social justice issues, build a range […]

The Power of Youth

On August 29th we co-organized the launch of the new book The Power of Youth with a conversation about youth activism and the future of Canada. Here’s a recap. Thanks to all of the organizers, speakers, volunteers, and the Hive for making it happen! On twitter: @harshawalia @truthfoolagency @brigettedepape @derrikokeefe @genwhy #powerofyouth