EVENT: Sept 18, 2018, Winnipeg MB – Systemic Racism: Brian Sinclair’s story

The Sinclair family acknowledges and supports the ongoing work being done by the members of the Sinclair Working group and others to address the root causes of Brian Sinclair’s death and ensure his death was not in vain. ┬áThe following event is an important contribution to this ongoing work:


Monday September 18, 2017, 11:00 – 1:00
Theatre C, Basic Medical Sciences Building, Bannatyne Campus, University of Manitoba

“The Brian Sinclair Working Group: Making Anti-Indigenous Racism in Health Visible” – Dr. Mary Jane McCallum, Professor, Dept. of History, University of Winnipeg

“Proving Racism in Inquests and Inquiries into the Deaths of Indigenous People in Custody” – Dr. Sherene Razack, Distinguished Professor and Penny Manner Endowed Chair, Dept. of Gender Studies, University of California at Los Angeles

Panel discussion led by Dr. Barry Lavallee, Director of Education, Ongomiizwin-Education, University of Manitoba and Caitlyn Kasper, staff lawyer at Aboriginal Legal Services, Toronto

Info: Tara.Smoat@umanitoba.ca or 204-789-3511

Link to event poster