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

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

20170226-danny-les-rr

Elder Danny Beaton (r) with author

The eviction notice:

20170226-eviction-notice

A troubling eviction process which raises the issue of race.

Danny’s awards:

20170226-danny-environment20170226-danny-six-nations-congrats

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

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: