For our second episode, we’re joined by Kitchener Centre MPP (and eternal optimist, Laura Mae Lindo. A knowledgeable advocate for the rights of women and girls, Laura Mae is a respected ally to marginalized community members, and, most importantly, a courageous public speaker on issues often left unaddressed in the mainstream.

The Official Opposition Critic for Anti-Racism, and Citizenship and Immigration, Laura Mae was appointed as Chair of Official Opposition’s first Black Caucus, to collaborate with Black communities and allies to address systemic anti-Black racism in Ontario. In this episode of True North TV, Laura Mae will shed light on how her commitment to building inclusive communities both within and outside of educational environments is grounded in her knowledge of how to put anti-oppression theories into practice.

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More on Laura Mae Lindo:
Laura Mae Lindo is the Member of Provincial Parliament for Kitchener Centre, where Communitech is located. Laura Mae is a respected activist and educator who holds both a Master’s and PhD in Education. Her commitment to building inclusive communities within and outside of educational environments is grounded in her knowledge of how to put anti-oppression theories into practice. Laura Mae is a knowledgeable advocate for the rights of women and girls, a respected ally to marginalized community members, and, most importantly, a courageous public speaker on issues often left unaddressed in the mainstream.

In the Ontario legislature, she serves as the Official Opposition Critic for Anti-Racism, and Citizenship and Immigration. Laura Mae is Chair of Official Opposition’s first Black Caucus, with a mandate to collaborate with Black communities and allies to address systemic anti-Black racism in Ontario.