BTS Fredericton 2015 Report

2015 Update from the Fredericton Chapter of the Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network The Fredericton chapter of the Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network had a busy year. We hosted and co-hosted a number of events on interesting and timely topics, used the federal election to raise our concerns with Canadian [...]

2021-06-02T13:57:24-04:00February 2nd, 2016|General blog|

2015: CHANGE FOR ALL BTS Staffing Fund Campaign

As a friend of Breaking the Silence, we write you once again asking for your contribution to BTS in 2015. This is a difficult political climate for everyone fighting for social justice. However, with your help, we can continue our long-term work, grounded in hope and authentic relationships with our [...]

2021-04-12T17:06:48-04:00October 28th, 2015|General blog|

PRESS RELEASE: Open For Justice in Cumberland-Colchester

Central Nova, Cumberland-Colchester candidates reply to questions re human rights abuses of Canadian companies abroad and support for Open for Justice campaign. Tories do not respond. The Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network (BTS) supports the Open for Justice campaign​​ ​​that seeks to ensure that people whose human rights have been [...]

2021-06-02T11:32:57-04:00October 13th, 2015|General blog, Press releases|

Elections 2015: Where Colchester-Cumberland Candidates Stand on Mining Justice

Will You Make Canada Open for Justice? Full responses Central Nova, Cumberland-Colchester candidates If you are elected as the MP for your riding, will you work in Parliament to: ​Create an independent extractive-sector Ombudsperson in Canada, with the power to investigate complaints and make recommendations, including suspending or ending Canadian [...]

2021-04-14T09:36:21-04:00October 13th, 2015|Current Events in Guate, General blog|

Crisanta Perez at 2015 BTS AGM

Crisanta Perez has been courageously working to defend her community for close to a decade from potential harms presented by the Marlin Mine. The Maya Mam activist, community leader and mother has been attacked for her work; she's been criminalized and harassed. And she continues on, defending life and the [...]

2021-04-12T17:20:37-04:00September 16th, 2015|General blog|

Crisanta Perez in Canada, Annual Gathering Updates and Guatemalan Day for Memory – June 2015 E-Bulletin

See our June E-Bulleting Here: BTS Members at the 2015 Annual Gathering, together with Crisanta Perez. "Solidarity with San Miguel Ixtahuacan."   Keep on Breaking the Silence... 26 Years of Building Relationships for Justice & Transformation From June 12-14, BTS held its annual gathering at Tatamagouche Centre. [...]

2021-04-12T17:09:30-04:00June 30th, 2015|General blog, Newsletter|

2015 BTS AGM Registration Form

BREAKING THE SILENCE NETWORK ANNUAL MEETING IN OUR 26TH YEAR! FRIDAY, JUNE 12TH, 7 PM - SUNDAY, JUNE 14th, 1 PM Please return this form ASAP by Email only, no later than Friday, June 5th to Ann Manicom, annmanicom(at) ***The earlier you register, the more helpful it is to Tatamagouche [...]

2021-04-12T17:21:05-04:00May 20th, 2015|General blog|

Register Now For BTS AGM!

THE BREAKING THE SILENCE ANNUAL GATHERING Registration Form Here. FRI. JUNE 12TH, 7PM - SUN., JUNE 14TH, 1PM at TATAMAGOUCHE CENTRE JOIN INVITED GUEST CRISANTA PEREZ AND THE BTS COMMUNITY BTS friends, plan now to attend the Breaking the Silence Annual Gathering. After a wonderful celebration of 25 years last June, [...]

2021-04-12T11:09:18-04:00May 20th, 2015|General blog|

Crisanta Perez at BTS Annual Gathering!

BTS is thrilled to announce that Crisanta Perez will be joining us for the BTS Annual Gathering at Tatamagouche Centre June 12-14. Please join us (register here)! Crisanta will also be speaking throughout the Maritimes. Agenda is below. If you have read or heard about Goldcorp's Marlin Mine, you know [...]

2021-04-12T11:10:26-04:00May 11th, 2015|General blog|

Report back from St. FX Delegation

Hello everyone! We've had some busy past few days here in Guatemala, we are all safe, well fed and we are learning so much. On Sunday we visited the CCDA, where we learned all about the economic and political involvements of this incredible organisation and also saw demonstrations of fish [...]

2021-04-19T12:23:23-04:00February 25th, 2015|Delegation|
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