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1. “In the spirit of respect, reciprocity, and truth, we honor and acknowledge Moh’kinsstis, the traditional Treaty 7 territory, and the oral practices of the Blackfoot Confederacy: Siksika, Kainai, Piikani, and the îethka Nakoda Nations (Chiniki, Bearspaw, Goodstoney, and Tsuut’ina). We also recognize that this land is home to the Otipemisiwak Métis Government of the Métis Nation within Alberta Districts 5 and 6. Finally, we extend our acknowledgment to all Nations—Indigenous and non—who live, work, and play on this land, celebrating its significance. This sacred gathering place provides us with an opportunity to engage in and demonstrate leadership on reconciliation.”

2. “As a lindy hop dance club, we recognize the profound influence of the Black community on our art form and culture. We commit to celebrating and appreciating this heritage while actively educating ourselves to prevent cultural appropriation. Let us honor and respect the customs, traditions, and contributions brought to us through the inclusion of Black communities.”

3. “We embrace and celebrate the diversity of the LGBTQ+ community. We stand together in solidarity, fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment for all dancers, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Let’s dance with respect, kindness, and love.”

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