Rallies were held over the weekend in a number of major cities in Canada. Here's video from a rally of hundreds in Vancouver.
What began as a protest to protect a public park in Istanbul from commercial development has escalated dramatically in a week's time with violent clashes between demonstrators and police.
May 31, 2013
Room 119, Galbraith Building, University of Toronto
35 St. George St.Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 34.6104" N, 79° 23' 46.5432" W
Stand in solidarity with the Syrian struggle for dignity and freedom!
A statement on Solidarity against police repression in Montreal leads into some hatin' on maggie, canadian gold miners, and rape culture. Also note No Sochi! @aTribeCalledRed #opThunderbird + more!
May 16, 2013
612 Markham St. (Bathurst subway)Toronto , ON
Canada43° 46' 54.9552" N, 79° 24' 59.9544" W
The Road to Palestine is a new series of personal talks programmed by and hosted at Beit Zatoun. Guest speakers are Canadians who have taken a public stand on Israel/Palestine.
Notes from a speech to Carleton University's Institute of Political Economy on solidarity between Indigenous peoples and the labour movement.
The York Federation of Students, the largest undergraduate union in Canada, had just passed a divestment motion on Israel.
Supporters of COPE Local 343, Fuelers of Porter Airlines, blockaded fuel shipments and passenger traffic to the Toronto Island Airport for 90 minutes.
Lynn Gehl Gii-Zhigaate-Mnidoo-Kwe
Idle No More is a blip in a very long history of Indigenous people struggling to get Canada to respect Indigenous people's rights to land and water, and live up to their treaty responsibilities.
A talk with Indigenous scholar and international troublemaker Ward Churchill on subversive thought, state repression, indigenous resistance, non-native solidarity and more.