Corvin Russell is a popular educator, facilitator, and community organizer with long experience in building movements for social change. Corvin’s strengths are in strategy, facilitation, organization-building, and all aspects of communications and public relations, including mainstream media and the use of social media and information networks. He is also experienced in curriculum design and workshop development, and the development of participatory processes. Corvin is also a writer and has worked as an interpreter. His spoken languages are English, French, and Hindi-Urdu, and he has a reading knowledge of several other languages. In his past he was a Sanskritist and a tabla player. His current area of interest is Indigenous sovereignty and solidarity organizing, and he is an organizer with Defenders of the Land, a network of first nations in land struggle.