On Saturday, 2,000 people occupied Wall Street, protesting the virtually unregulated speculation of Wall Street that caused the global financial meltdown.
Oct 6, 2011
Italian Cultural Centre
2629 Agricola StHalifax , NS
Canada44° 39' 21.582" N, 63° 35' 38.7564" W
Nova Scotia CA
CCPA-NS Gala Fundraiser evening with Laura Penny includes silent auction, and great Italian dinner
Jack Layton's life and untimely death fundamentally changed Canadian political discourse. But both the public outpouring and its hyper-partisan response speak to another interesting shift.
Hey, Shorty! is a must read book for parents, educators and young boys and girls who live the reality of an often unsafe and oppressive public school culture.
Rob Ford has been too busy figuring out how to cut city services to have noticed that last week in the U.K., thousands of angry kids took their power in the way they know how -- a destructive rage.
Employers are creating two-tier workplaces, and gross inequities aimed squarely at young workers entering the workplace.
Sep 13, 2011 to Sep 14, 2011
Alice MacKay Room
Vancouver Public LibraryVancouver , BC
Canada49° 14' 58.9956" N, 123° 6' 3.708" W
British Columbia CA
Join youth, educators and media makers as we reimagine ethnic representation in media and learn how the next generation is changing how we consume --and even create -- these stories.
A decreasing unemployment rate is not always a sign of a strong labour market. The latest decrease in the unemployment rate is mainly due to Canadians leaving the labour market.
Aug 4, 2011 to Sep 17, 2011
519 Church Community Centre
519 Church St.Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 59.094" N, 79° 22' 52.0536" W
‘Halo-halo’, a workshop series for newcomer queer and trans youth to understand the issues that we & our communities experience, and build our skills in community organizing.
To counteract the record low 58.8% voter turnout in the 2008 federal election, there was an unprecedented push to engage voters this past election.