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Saskatchewan: Racist policing, community mobilization

July 8, 2015
| Robyn Pitawanakwat and Andrew Loewen talk about the latest wave of (mostly Indigenous) community mobilization in Regina over longstanding concerns about policing.
Length: 28:27 minutes (26.06 MB)

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Chain fast protesting government racism and C-51 links Canadians in solidarity

Fasting has a long history as a tool of social dissent. In Canada, of late, it's been used by Chief Teresa Spence has fasted protest government disrespect of First Nations. It's been used to protest indefinite detentions in Lindsay, Ontario. This year, Homes Not Bombs is organizing a chain fast to protest government racism, and in particular, Bill C-51.

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Working While Black in Nova Scotia

May 6, 2015
| Folami Jones, Matthew Byard and Ben Sichel talk about a new project responding to anti-Black racism experienced in Nova Scotia workplaces.
Length: 28:27 minutes (26.05 MB)
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Pro-worker, anti-racist: The Asian Canadian Labour Alliance

April 15, 2015
| Anna Liu and Patricia Chong talk about fighting racism in the labour movement, building labour presence in Asian communities, and working for social justice for all.
Length: 28:22 minutes (25.98 MB)
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Seeking justice for Jermaine Carby, a Black man killed by Ontario police

April 8, 2015
| La Tanya Grant talks about the Justice for Jermaine Carby committee's work to get justice for her cousin, a Black man killed by police in Ontario last September.
Length: 28:28 minutes (26.07 MB)
Photo: Spacing Magazine/flickr
| March 3, 2015
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Renowned poet Nikki Giovanni on Black history, present and future

February 28, 2015
| Renowned poet Nikki Giovanni talks with Margaret Prescod of community radio KPFK-FM in Los Angeles, about America's Black history, Black present and Black future.
Length: 29:07 minutes (39.99 MB)
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Intolerance in Alabama: People push back with a force more powerful

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Celebrating the victories and struggles of Black workers in Canada

Photo: flickr/Rebel Sage
This February, the Congress of Union Retirees of Canada (CURC), alongside the Canadian labour movement, marks Black History Month.

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