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The Shadow of Gold

Documentary film screening
at The Screening Room
120 Princess St., 2nd Floor
Sat., Sept. 21, 4:00 p.m.

The Shadow of Gold is a global investigation of the ultimate talisman of wealth, beauty and power. Filmed in China, Peru, Canada, the U.S., London, Dubai, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, The Shadow of Gold reveals the impact of gold mining and the gold trade on our economy, environment and conflicts. Watch to discover what our lust for gold costs. And who pays the price.

Admission by donation. Co-sponsored by Amnesty Kingston and Queen's Backing Action on Climate Change.

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Indigenous Issues

Here are the books that Terri-Lynn Brennan recommended during the disucssion following our recent screening of Colonization Road.

  • Thomas King: The Inconvenient Indian, 2013
  • Tanya Talaga: Seven Fallen Feathers, 2017
  • Arthur Manuel: Unsettling Canada: A Nation Wake-up Call, 2015
  • Chelsea Vowel: Indigenous Writes, 2016
  • Lee Maracle: My Conversations with Canadians, 2017
  • Leanne Betasamosake Simpson: Dancing on Our Turtle's Back, 2011
  • Shelagh Rogers, et al.: Speaking My Truth: Reflections on Reconciliation and Residential Schools, 2013
  • Truth and Reconciliation Commission: Honouring the Truth, Reconciling for the Future, 2015
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