Who’s your Multicultural Superhero?
Saskatchewan Multicultural Week takes place November 19-27, 2016. This year’s theme and campaign is “Who’s Your Multicultural Superhero? and it runs from November 1-30, 2016. We invite you to help us celebrate by tell us who your multicultural superhero is and why. You can learn how to participate in this campaign below.
What is a Multicultural Superhero?
Multicultural Superheroes Promote Multicultural Values
Multicultural Superheroes can include any person or group of people, real or fictitious, who inspires you with their super powers for respect and inclusion. A Multicultural Superhero is someone who:
- Protects and celebrates all cultures
- Proudly embraces and shares traditions
- Battles “Villains”, such as racism, discrimination, disrespectful ideologies, oppressive social systems and institutions, etc.
- Leaps tall barriers to build bridges for intercultural connections
- Activates a power magnet to draw diverse people together for creative innovation
- Demonstrates super vision and strength to achieve equality and equity for all
Examples of Multicultural Superheroes
Multicultural Superheroes could be leaders of all types: Organizations, Movements, Individuals (Family Members; Friends; Politicians; Activists; Famous People; Comic book, TV, Movie and Book Characters; Authors; Artists; Athletes; etc.): Amnesty International, Idle No More, Your Mom, Your boss, a Teacher, Louis Riel, Nelson Mandela, Rosemary Brown, Maria Linklater, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., Peggy McIntosh, Harriet Tubman, Elijah Harper, Rosalie Abella, Kamala Khan, Black Panther, Maya Angelou, Jackie Robinson, Zarqa Nawaz, Arundhati Roy, David Suzuki, and the list goes on!
How do I share about my Multicultural Superhero?
I want to tell the world about my #MulticulturalSuperhero!
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Join the Conversation!
Join the conversation and check out what other people are doing and saying in one convenient spot! All content shared on Twitter and Instagram with #MulticulturalSuperhero will appear on this social media feed. Find out what other people have to say about who their multicultural superheroes are and why. Chat with them and then share yours! Who will have the same multicultural superheroes? Are people mentioning multicultural superheroes that you never thought of until now?
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