STRUT: A counternarrative to design elitism

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The original icon STRUT is a new sex workers’ justice organization based in Toronto. Working from a framework that centres Indigenous sovereignty, racial and migrant justice, and that seeks alternatives to the prison industrial complex, STRUT aims to build power and relationships among those most impacted by the criminalization of sex worker’s lives. STRUT’s logo — a set of diamond-encrusted, …

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Co-Designing Feathers of Hope

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The process she was referring to is the creation of Feathers of Hope: A First Nations Youth Action Plan. It’s a monumental document, not just of the colonial legacy inflicted upon young First Nations people, but of their brilliance and power. In their own words, more than 160 youth from 64 First Nations communities in Northern Ontario reflected on the issues that …

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