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| March 26, 2015

Printemps2015: Quebec anti-austerity protests begin

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Personal account of witnessing the mass arrest of 100 students simply for protesting in Quebec City yesterday.

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Watch: Bill C-51 is really about corporate greed for land, water and resources

Gidagaakoonz Mooz Ndootem (Crystal Greene) of Grassroots Indigenous Water Defence spoke to a crowd of about a thousand people who rallied at Winnipeg City Hall to express opposition to Bill C-51, the so-called The Anti-Terrorism Act that Stephen Harper's Conservative government introduced January 30, 2015.

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| March 16, 2015

Listen: Day of Action against Bill C-51 in Toronto

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On Saturday March 14, thousands of people all across Canada took to the streets to protest Bill C-51. Here are the powerful speeches from Toronto.

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Everything you need to know about Bill C-51

Do you want to protest against Bill C-51? Not sure where you can join in? Look no further, we've got a list of protests, some online petitions, and a press release for you right here.

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Find the C-51 protest in your community

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On March 14, which is this Saturday, people will gather together in communities across Canada for an emergency Day of Action to stop the government's "secret police" law Bill C-51. If you are not able to attend these protests, you can sign one of these OpenMedia campaign or Leadnow campaign or this one from Amnesty International.

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International Women's Day 2015: Watch the rebroadcast of the rally and march

International Women's Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. In some places like China, Russia, Vietnam and Bulgaria, International Women's Day is a national holiday.

IWD has been celebrated for more than 100 years. In Toronto, IWD has traditionally been a rally and march, and is organized by a committee of social justice, labour, health and women's rights activists.

Watch rebroadcast of the March 7 rally and march below. This event was held starting 11:00 AM, at OISE Auditorium, 252 Bloor St West in Toronto.

 

 

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VIDEO: Members of CUPE 3903 vote to reject York University offer

CUPE 3903, representing teaching assistants, contract faculty, and research assistants at York, has been negotiating new contracts for its three units, all of whom have been without a contract since August 2014.

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