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    January 2020

  • Justice for Soli: Mental Health and Incarceration in Canada
    • 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

    In December 2016, Soleiman Faqiri, who suffered from schizophrenia, died while incarcerated at an Ontario prison during an incident with correctional officers. No charges were laid against the guards involved and three years later, his family is still fighting for answers and for justice. Soleiman’s brother, Yusuf Faqiri, will speak about his brother’s life and death, and the crisis of mental health in Canadian prisons.

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  • This Changes Everything: Film screening and panel
    • 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

    What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ever get to build a better world? Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Directed by Avi Lewis, and inspired by Naomi Klein’s international non-fiction bestseller, This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montana’s Powder River Basin to…

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