It is completely unacceptable that the constitutional rights of Canadians were treated with such utter disregard. We can and must do better.
New documents explain the backdrop to G20 "conspiracy" charges and an operation that saw 12 undercover agents directed by the RCMP fan out to spy on political organizers.
Noreen Mae Ritsema
rabble.ca joined the G20 protests, not only blogging from the streets and from inside the summit, but capturing and sharing images, podcasting and live-tweeting the events as they unfolded.
Political drama depicts G20 police abuse of protesters.
Making a play about G20 police brutality convinced me that the disempowered have more than their feet, they also have their collective voice, and art can play a powerful role in amplifying that voice.
We speak with criminal defence lawyer Shane Martinez on the Harper crime agenda, Hudak's vow of manual labour for prisoners, criminalization of activism, policing of marginalized communities and more.
Aug 3, 2011 to Aug 7, 2011
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Play about post-G20 Toronto.
Protesters call for better policing and inquiry...
G20 Redux drew hundreds a year after over 1,100 marchers were kettled and arrested in Toronto during the G20 summit.
The gross excess of police intimidations, interrogations and arrests are hardly a distant memory.