[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[OPIRG-EVENTS] did Mike Harris order aboriginal activist Dudley George killed? - author Peter Edwards - Nov. 28 @ 7 pm

Mike Harris - first premier in history to testify in court - in a
wrongful death case filed by the family of Dudley George

OPP officer Ken Deane facing a disciplinary hearing over the shooting
death of an aboriginal activist - while being well paid as an
anti-terrorism consultant

Learn more about the case of Dudley George - an aboriginal activist
murdered by the Ontario Provincial Police - probably with provincial
government complicity!

Attend a presentation by: 

Peter Edwards

author of One Dead Indian the book that may have convinced Premier Mike
Harris to retire!

On September 4, 1995, several Stoney Point Natives entered Ipperwash
Provincial Park, near Sarnia, Ontario, and began a peaceful protest
aimed at reclaiming a traditional burial ground.  Within 72 hours, one
of these protesters, Anthony (Dudley) George, was dead, shot by an OPP
officer wielding a submaching gun.

Now, after six years of relentless research, investigative journalist
Peter Edwards examines the circumstances surrounding George's death.
Edwards also investigates the role Ontario Premier Mike Harris played
inthe Ipperwash crisis, citing documents that reveal the extent of his
involvement, and shows how on the heels of the Walkerton inquiry, Harris
is now being forced to answer for the night Dudley George died.  

Wednesday, November 28
7:00 - 9:00 pm
room 1124
Saint Paul University
223 Main Street
on the #5 bus route
West of Colonel By Drive

Sponsored by:
Outaouais Lubicon Solidarity; Aboriginal Rights Coalition; Octopus
Books; OPIRG-Carleton

Octopus Books will be selling copies of One Dead Indian and other books
at the event.

This is the OPIRG-events@ox.org list. Announcement only please.
To unsubscribe, send email to opirg-events-request@ox.org, and put
"unsubscribe" in the body.
Archive at: http://www.sandelman.ottawa.on.ca/lists/html/opirg-events/