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Watch: This is what 25,000 people for climate protection looks like

On Saturday April 11, 25,000+ beautiful people marched for climate action in Quebec City, as well as 15 other Canadian cities. It was one of Canada's biggest climate protests ever.

We told premiers a simple thing: they can't act on climate and approve tar sands pipelines at the same time. And we want clean energy solutions, now.

The day was emotional, beautiful, powerful. This is what 25,000 people for climate protection looks like.

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Watch: Two generations of students talk about debt, scarcity and the future

British Columbia can invest in post-secondary education -- but won't. Here two generations comes face-to-face with student debt and talk about the future of post-secondary education.

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Watch: Canada remove the GST on menstruation products. Now!

Did you know that households across Canada are paying GST on menstrual hygiene products?

According to the Government of Canada all menstrual hygiene products are considered a non-essential item or luxury.

A small tax on tampons/pads/panty liners/menstrual cups adds up when combined with the systemic challenges many women, trans people, genderqueer people, and other menstruators face in terms of their income, housing, and economic stability.

Let the government know we are essential!

Print, sign, and send in the petition by visiting: www.canadianmenstruators.ca

DEADLINE TO MAIL PETITIONS IS APRIL 27, 2015.

Mail petitions to:
Irene Mathyssen MP,
House of Commons,
Ottawa ON K1A 0A6

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Watch: Support #NoTaxOnTampons campaign

The tax on menstruation products is discriminatory. Period. Sign the petition here:
http://www.canadianmenstruators.ca/

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Watch: Raising awareness for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in Canada

We need to push for an inquiry to bring awareness for our Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women in Canada.

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Watch: Resistance to Bill C-51 in Saskatoon

Thousands demonstrated across Canada on March 14, 2015 against the draconian Bill C-51 that would undermine civil and charter rights of Canadians. This is the rally and march in Saskatoon that hundreds attended.

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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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Watch: Author Chris Dixon discusses 'Another Politics'

Greg Macdougall chats with author Chris Dixon about his new book Another Politics.

Read rabble's review of Another Politics here.

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Chris Hedges speaking to HG Watson

rabble.ca reporter H. G. Watson interviews Chris Hedges on the protests against Bill C-51 taking place in 50 cities across Canada. Hedges was on his way to the Toronto protest, but his flight was diverted to Windsor.

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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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