Mar 22

Yves Engler Event

Event: Lester Pearson’s Peacekeeping: The Truth May Hurt: Yves Engler

Wednesday, March 28, 7:30pm • Harry Hickman Building 105 • University of Victoria, Coast Salish and Lekwungen Territories. Yves Engler will be launching his new book, Lester Pearson’s Peacekeeping, The Truth May Hurt, an expose of Lester Pearson’s imperialist side which raises serious social justice issues and challenges us to be clear-headed and open-eyed in appraising political leaders.

Mar 20

Earth Walk Day April 21: NO PIPELINES NO TANKERS

Hey Vancouver Island – How do you really feel about oil pipelines and tankers on our coast? Now is the time to show it! Come together at EARTH WALK, the People’s Earth Day, Saturday April 21 in Victoria. This is a call to all our allies to take action to defend our coast from pipeline blowouts and oil tanker spills.

Mar 08

Victoria Rally Against Election Fraud Sunday 2 PM

Sunday 11th of March –  Meet at 2 PM Centennial Square – March to the Legislature
Victoria, Coast Salish and Lekwungen Territories
The Victoria Chapter of the Council of Canadians is proud to support this grassroots “RALLY AGAINST ELECTION FRAUD”. Bring everyone you know and join us in demanding a full and independent inquiry into this possible fraud

Feb 17

On The line Documentary

On the Line – Enbridge Documentary Feb 23

Ecojustice in partnership with the UVic Environmental Law Centre is thrilled to present the critically-acclaimed documentary, “On the Line” which offers an intimate look at the people and places that will be most affected if the Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline project is approved.

Jan 05

Maude Barlow in Victoria Townhall – Future of Public Health Care

Join us for a Town Hall meeting on the future of public health care in Canada Public Town Hall meeting with keynote speakers including Maude Barlow, Chair of the Council of Canadians, Diane Gibson of the Parkland Institute and Mike Luff of NUPGE. Monday, January 16, 6:30-8:30PM at The Da Vinci Centre, 195 Bay Street, Victoria, B.C., Songhees Territories

Oct 26

miners and community members stage a protest in Guatemala

EVENT: South America and Canadian Mining

Join Grahame Russell, human rights lawyer and Director of the non-profit RIGHTS ACTION. Support Central American Communities Impacted by Canadian Mining.

Tuesday November 1 7-9pm GVPL Central Library meeting Room 735 Broughton St., Coast Salish Territories.

Sep 27

CETA Public Meeting Featuring Maude Barlow and Barry O’Neill in Victoria

Thursday, October 13 7 p.m. David Lam Auditorium (MacLaurin Building) University of Victoria A144 MacLaurin Building, Ring Rd, Lekwungen and WSANEC Territories.

Featuring

Maude Barlow, National Chairperson, Council of Canadians
Barry O’Neill, President, CUPE BC

May 19

blue water droplet

AGM June 3rd 6:30 PM

Join us for the Council of Canadians, Victoria Chapter AGM – June 3rd Facebook link for event, share widely! The Victoria Chapter of the Council of Canadians, Canada’s largest citizens’ organization, invites you to its Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held at the Friend’s Meeting House, 1829 Fern Street Victoria, BC V8R 4K4, Coast […]

Apr 12

Join Us for the Victoria Earth Walk

Join the Council of Canadians on Victoria’s Earth Walk! If you’d like to volunteer for our table, or carry the banner, email info(at)victoriacouncilofcanadians(dot)ca Look for the big yellow banner at our information table. Assemble at noon at the Legislature, begin walking to Centennial Square at 12:30 pm, arriving at about 1:00 pm. NGO information tables, […]