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Activist Communiqué

Krystalline Kraus is an intrepid journalist and veteran reporter for rabble.ca since its 2001 beginnings. She needs neither a red cape nor safety goggles to fly into her latest political assignment. She often live-tweets from events -- almost exclusively First Nations and environmental issues. You can follow her on Twitter @krystalline_k.

Blog - Activist Communiqué June 26
Krystalline Kraus | Two different styles of marches are both leaving Queen's Park at 1:00 p.m.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 25
Krystalline Kraus | Important information about the police's new powers of arrest. A must read for anyone hitting the streets this weekend.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 25
Krystalline Kraus | Information for activists taking part in Friday's and Saturday;s demonstrations in Toronto against the G8/G20 Summits.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 25
Krystalline Kraus | Calendar of Events for the G8/G20 Summit Demonstrations on June 25-27, 2010 in Toronto.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 24
Krystalline Kraus | Canada likes to play coy on the world stage and present itself as a world example but our "glowing hearts" cannot shine bright and true until we have the integrity to face our own shadows here.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 23
Krystalline Kraus | DAMN is coming to the G20 protests to promote the rights of people who are dis/abled.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 23
Krystalline Kraus | Come out to the last Toronto Community Mobilization Fundraiser TONIGHT and make a kite
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 22
Krystalline Kraus | Wednesday June 23, 2010 is Environmental/Climate Justice Day in Toronto.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 22
Krystalline Kraus | Part 2 of an activist primer for people attending the G20 protests in Toronto
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 22
Krystalline Kraus | An activist primer for people attending the G20 protests in Toronto.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 21
Krystalline Kraus | Organizers of tomorrow's day of action for queer rights have released a call to action against the G8/G20 Summits in Toronto.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 21
Krystalline Kraus | Ottawa police reveal the names of the three men charged in the Ottawa neighbourhood RBC branch firebombing.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 19
Krystalline Kraus | Imagine a burly union dude grabbing a young sapling with one hand, ripping it out of the ground with a great cry towards Odin and hurling it at the police.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 18
Toronto People's Summit
Krystalline Kraus | The People's Summit officially starts tonight and runs until Sunday at Ryerson University, Toronto.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 17
Krystalline Kraus | Making the case for Accessible Activism and the politics of inclusion at demonstrations.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 17
Krystalline Kraus | The grand opening of the Toronto Community Mobilization Network's convergence space.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 16
Krystalline Kraus | A personal plea to help save the arctic -- my homeland -- and the link between arctic rights and indegenous rights.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 15
Krystalline Kraus | Harper's inactivity and the impact on maternal and indigenous rights.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 15
Krystalline Kraus | Social Justice activists defend themselves against the use of the LRAD sound cannon.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 14
Krystalline Kraus | Updated schedule of events and new convergence space.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 12
Krystalline Kraus | The importance of skill sharing to Diversity of Tactics and how it helps the social justice movement win.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 11
Krystalline Kraus | What to do if CSIS or the police come knocking part two of two.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 10
Krystalline Kraus | How come the government can afford to spend $2-million to build a fake lake but can't afford to provide First Nations reserves with clean water?
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 9
Krystalline Kraus | A summary written by and for activists in case the police or CSIS come knocking -- know your rights!
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 8
Krystalline Kraus | There is a difference in motivation between a community rising up like a pride of lions to defend itself and the kind of acting-out activism of “you’ve hurt me so now I’m going to hurt you back!”.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 7
Krystalline Kraus | Now that everybody and their grandmother thinks they know what anarchy is, why not find out two perspectives about anarchy for yourself -- and then tell your grandmother.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 7
Krystalline Kraus | Occurring a week before the G8/G20 Summit protests, the People's Summit is a convergence space for activists to unite under a common banner.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 3
Krystalline Kraus | A Globe and Mail blogger's judgements about an anarchist video posting on YouTube.
Blog - Activist Communiqué June 3
Krystalline Kraus | Struggling with the "ills" of this world and feeling helpless, Kraus struggles to find something to be hopeful for. Also, the TCMN has news of upcoming fundraisers and teach-ins.
Blog - Activist Communiqué May 28
Krystalline Kraus | More information on the Toronto Police's new sound weapon and the activist community's response.

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