Respected first nations elder evicted from home and office after 28 years of Toronto residency

February 26, 2017

Thirty day, only 30 days notice given to internationally-honored Mohawk elder, Danny Beaton to vacate his home.

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Elder Danny Beaton (r) with author

The eviction notice:

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A troubling eviction process which raises the issue of race.

Danny’s awards:

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Elder Beaton continues to be a valued advisor to the Springwater Park Citizens’ Coalition.


Sanctuary

February 6, 2017

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Latest First Nations Drum article:

Children of Attawapiskat, Elder Danny Beaton
In Memory of Alicja Rozanska


On the Nature of Evil

February 5, 2017

In today’s modern world.

Within each of us.


A fine discussion by a very important Anishinaabe elder: Eddie Benton-Benai

December 29, 2016

The journey of the Ojibwe from the mouth of the St. Lawrence River, to Ontario and then onto Wisconsin.

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Click herehttp://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/2365039287

This explains the understanding of the land that is Springwater Park.

WPT DOCUMENTARIES
Ojibwe history

Experience the Native-American oral tradition. Eddie Benton-Benai shares the legacy of his people, speaking of many prophecies, including one that led Ojibwe from the East Coast to Wisconsin and what they would find.

Aired: Sept 1, 2000


Remembrance Day at Springwater Park

October 16, 2016

November 11, 2016, Springwater Provincial Park

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Thank you for your support.


Remembrance Day 2016 at Springwater Park

October 10, 2016

A reminder from the volunteers and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.

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Excerpt:

We are less than 2 months away from the 5th annual Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Springwater Provincial Park Cenotaph. Springwater offers a very peaceful location for this solemn event!


A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living, Joseph Campbell

August 14, 2016

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Joseph Campbell


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