Healing Walk 2014 – Day Two – the Walk

On the second day of the Healing Walk, participants walked amongst the tar sands destruction. This is what we saw and tweeted about while walking. Check out the HealingWalk hashtag on Twitter for more tweets from the walk. See here for our tweets from the first day of strategy and workshops.   //storify.com/RuthiBrandt/healing-walk-2014-day-2-the-walk/embed?header=false&border=false//storify.com/RuthiBrandt/healing-walk-2014-day-2-the-walk.js?header=false&border=false[View the story… Continue Reading

Healing Walk 2014 – first day

The first day of the 2014 Healing Walk was devoted workshops, strategy sessions and of course the opening ceremony. Here is what we tweeted during the day. Follow our Twitter account for more. //storify.com/RuthiBrandt/healing-walk-2014-first-day/embed?header=false&border=false//storify.com/RuthiBrandt/healing-walk-2014-first-day.js?header=false&border=false [View the story “Healing Walk 2014 – first day” on Storify]

To Walk; To Move

Guest post by Divya Farias This weekend marks the fifth and final Tar Sands Healing Walk in Fort McMurray, Alberta. From across Canada, the States, and beyond, hundreds of people will band together on a spiritual passage along the Syncrude Loop, an open pit mine that is just one of several bitumen extraction facilities that… Continue Reading

Aamer Rahman, Australian stand-up comic, on tour in the UK, sending a message of solidarity to the Healing Walk participants in Canada and to the communities on the front lines of the tar sands battle. This movement is global! Send us your own messages of support (video, pictures, texts – whatever takes your fancy) and… Continue Reading