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LaDuke speaks candidly about food- and energy- self-reliance, Indigenous sovereignty, and more (35min) … Walia speaks on anti-oppression, decolonization and responsible allyship (10min).      

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Interview with Chris Dixon – collective member, Institute for Anarchist Studies. chrisd@resist.ca – www.anarchiststudies.org Anti-Authoritarian Approaches to Taking Initiative and Building Capacities: Workshop handout (2-pg PDF) including links to further resources  

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by Greg Macdougall – originally published on rabble.ca Today, October 4, is the seventh annual day of Sisters in Spirit vigils to honour the lives of the too many missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls in Canada. There are at least 156 vigils scheduled across Canada for 2012, with a few more in the […]

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How can alternative media be used to address stereotypes and promote a fuller understanding of the contributions of ethno-cultural communities in Canadian media? The United Nations Association in Canada’s (UNA-Canada) Multimedia & Multiculturalism (M&M) Initiative presented a discussion to explore efforts to create alternative narratives of lives and experiences. Over 80 people attended the event […]

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On June 5th, two local residents chained their bikes to equipment in order to stop illegal tree cutting (it was without notice and against federal environmental law). Community members gathered in the evening to further voice their opposition. Intersection of Adelaide and Holmwood, Ottawa, Ontario. Speaking: Martha McKeen, Diane McIntyre, and two young residents.

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‘A book and toolbox all in one’ – review of Joan Kuyek’s Community Organizing: A Holistic Approach, along with interview in both video (9min) and audio (22min) formats.   Listen to Joan Kuyek in conversation about her book below (or also on rabble.ca) – video interview is embedded after the following review, or is also […]

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Featuring 14 videos from the Sept 10th event featuring candidates Wali Farah (NDP), Alex Hill (Green Party), and Yasir Naqvi (Liberal Party) [the Conservative candidate was unable to attend at the last minute due to illness]. The 1st Voice of Muslim Youth Provincial Election Engagement Session aimed at providing a platform for Muslim youth in […]

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Raewyn Connell, an Australian academic who specializes in social constructions of masculinity, brought her wealth of knowledge to Canada to talk about the state of gender equity. — (video interview embedded at the bottom of this article, or on youtube here) — As one of four speakers on the “Breaking Barriers” plenary at last month’s […]

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