Mordecai Briemberg

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Jul 12, 2010

Indigenous community under siege in Oaxaca

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Ever since the Triqui municipality of San Jaun Copala, Mexico declared itself autonomous, its citizens have faced extreme violence at the hands of a government funded paramilitary organization.
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Jun 30, 2010
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Libby Davies under attack

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The Vancouver East MP's response to a question in a video interview unleashed a storm of criticism from the mainstream media and other members of Parliament including from within her own party.
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Jun 30, 2010
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Binners set up weekly Sunday market

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Downtown Eastsiders trying to sell the goods they salvage from dumpsters are tired of getting tickets from Vancouver police. They have organized a street market to challenge the by-laws.
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Jun 29, 2010
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Taking a look at the new Alberta Health Act

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The Alberta government has announced that it's bringing in new legislation to "reorganize and revamp" the province's healthcare system. Colleen Fuller explores some of the key aspects of this reform.
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Jun 28, 2010

Bhopal convictions: Too little, too late

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This month, twenty five years after a chemical disaster which killed tens of thousands, an Indian court sentenced seven former Union Carbide employees with two years in prison and small fines.
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Jun 7, 2010
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75th anniversary of On to Ottawa Trek

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In June 1935, a thousand young men jumped on railroad boxcars in Vancouver, heading for Ottawa. Labour historian Joey Hartman tells the story of the trek and what it accomplished.
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Jun 1, 2010

Mump and Smoot

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Canada's so-called horror clowns bring their new production Cracked to the Vancouver East Cultural Centre. Laura Lamb shares her thoughts on the show.
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Jun 1, 2010

Academics challenge SLAPP suits

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A SLAPP is a strategic lawsuit against public participation, brought by a corporation to silence criticism of their actions. Michel Seymour is concerned about the effects on academic freedom.

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