#StartARipple Action List

Supporting the Mi'kmaq First Nations community of fishers in Canada

This list of action items was first printed along with article titled All Eyes on Mi'kma'ki in ROC Issue 01, pages 22-31. To submit resources relating to this topic, please send us an email.

Ways to help when time and resources are limited.

LEARN about Idle No More, an Indigenous-led social movement, has brought Indigenous peoples in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta together to protest the Canadian government’s dismantling of environmental protection laws.

EDUCATE yourself on the history of the peoples of your land.

WATCH the documentary, All Eyes on Mi’kma’ki.

SHARE this graphic and post on your social media to highlight what’s happening.

SUBSCRIBE to Ku’Ku’kwes News.

Tools for contributing when you have more time or resources

READ "Warrior Life Indigenous Resistance and Resurgence" By Dr Pamela Palmater.

WRITE positive reviews of Indigenous run restaurants and restaurants that buy from Indigenous fishers.

READ about harmful commercial fishing and support local and Indigenous-led food sourcing where you can.

Options for ongoing and sustainable engagement.

SEND A LETTER to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard.

BECOME A MONTHLY SUPPORTER of Atlantic Canada’s only Indigenous news source, Ku'ku'kwes News.

PLAN a protest in solidarity with Indigenous people fighting settler colonial violence.

How You Can Help


Our actions define us.

Whether you can give five minutes, five dollars or five days, your actions contribute to a positive ripple of change. Find direct links to all resources listed in our magazine below. Join the movement today!

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