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The Leap Manifesto
| April 26, 2016

UN report slams Canada for homelessness crisis

April 23, 2016
| A coalition of 30 housing advocate groups from across Canada went to Geneva in February to speak before a UN human rights committee. Kenneth Hale was part of the delegation.
Length: 11:34 minutes (10.6 MB)
| April 22, 2016

Trans Pacific Partnership undermines Canadian cultural policy

April 21, 2016
| A new study on the TPP questions why Canada allowed countries like Japan and the United States to significantly weaken protection for Canadian culture.
Length: 14:01 minutes (12.85 MB)
Alberta & The Leap Manifesto
| April 15, 2016
| April 8, 2016

Montreal is hosting the 2016 World Social Forum


Have you heard about the World Social Forum?  The Forums started in 2001, in Brazil, and now it is the largest gathering of civil society to find solutions to the problems of our time.  Each World Social Foum brings together tens of thousands of participants to more than a thousand activities (workshops, conferences, artistic performances etc.) on various themes (social, solidarity economy, environment, human rights, democratization etc.).  In 2016, the World Social Forum is being hosted by Montreal from August 9th to 14th! 


| March 7, 2016

The Hooker Monologues

March 6, 2016
| A remarkable new production opens next week at the Firehall Arts Centre. The Hooker Monologues will present narratives directly based on the experiences of sex workers and allies.
Length: 08:59 minutes (8.24 MB)
Nova Scotia NDP leader Gary Burrill
| February 28, 2016
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