Sisters in Motion Montreal is an event that showcases the voices & vulnerability of Black, Indigenous and racialized sisters.
There are lots of great organizations dedicated to the different needs and desires of racialized communities in Montreal, from supporting immigrant rights, to providing creative spaces, to racial justice. We hope you can find one that suits you!
McGill University is situated on the traditional territory of the Kanien’keha:ka, a place which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst nations. We recognize and respect the Kanien’keha:ka as the traditional custodians of the lands and waters on which we meet today.*
Recognizing the history of where you stand is important, and becoming increasingly common practice when hosting events and activities across Canada.
Here are a few tips to remember if you want to make a land acknowledgment before a class presentation, in a written document, or when hosting an event.