Alex Hundert is a communty organiser, land defending activist currently serving the remains of a 20 month prison sentence for his role in building a resistance to the 2010 G20 summit in toronto and his work highlighting the colonial oppression and capitalist exploitation directing the canadian state experiment
The piece this audio was created from Solidarity against Austerity was written for the Sept 2012 edition on The Peak magazine from Guelph which focused on the Quebec Student Strike. This piece looks into the common ground all youth, whether in jail or in school, have in resisting austerity and what the common impacts of this economic disaster will be.
Alex continues his work while in jail by bloggin about his experiences and exposing the arbitrary punishment and disrespectful dreatment of himself and fellow inmates as he is moved around in the ontario prison system. You can read Alex's other work on his blog - Narrative Resistance, on the rabble.ca site and on the media coop webpages.
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