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Oct 3, 2013
Image: Lance Page / t r u t h o u t; Adapted: Pete Kraynak, Naila Jinnah

Hearing from dissenters on rabble radio

rabble staff
Historian Howard Zinn once said that dissent is the highest form of patriotism. In this episode of rabble radio, we will hear from a number of dissenters.
Podcast
Apr 13, 2013

Smash the State Report: Apr. 5, 2013

Aw@l
Lots of #noLine9 + pipeline, along with other Indigenous sovereignty news. Fighting over alfalfa, finding toxic fish + losing to a beetle. BDS + anti-CAS updates, War resisters + resisting authority.
Blog
Mar 15, 2013

They don’t want us to organize

Alex Hundert
Alex is pushed back into general population after he helps others in segregation learn about their supposed rights in the ontario's prisons..
Podcast
Feb 6, 2013

Coalition documents suppression of dissent in Canada

Redeye
The Voices-Voix coalition shows how the federal government has undermined democratic institutions, eroded free speech, and deliberately silenced individuals who disagree with their policies.
Podcast
Aug 1, 2012

Smash the State Report - July 13 2012

Aw@l
AW@L Radio's Smash the State Report w/ updates on the criminalisation of dissent in canada (G20 + quebec) + some actions to counter the cons' anti-human/refugee/migrant/science + pro-torture agendas.
News
May 10, 2012

Rick Salutin: Is dissent alive and well in Canada?

Amira Elghawaby
Rick Salutin spoke to an Ottawa audience in April about the role dissent plays in media and politics. Watch an exclusive video clip highlight, in this report of the event.
Book Review
Jun 26, 2011

Stuff white people smash

Dave Mitchell
Black Bloc, White Riot addresses all of the anti-globalization movement's defining debates -- diversity of tactics vs. non-violence, summit hopping vs. local organizing, direct vs. mass action.
Podcast
Mar 16, 2011

New video: Test Their Logik's 'Conspiracy Rap'

Aw@l
Hip-hop duo Test Their Logik refuses to back down from government intimidation. The new video 'Conspiracy Rap' responds to conspiracy charges with a "fuck you" to Canadian authorities.
News
Oct 5, 2010

This is not my Canada. This is not my media

Elizabeth Littlejohn
We must speak in defence of the dismissal of Rick Salutin, in support of a progressive mayor, and against the passing of C-36, and the final round of CETA, now.
Columnists
Sep 29, 2010

The criminalization of dissent in the U.S.

Early in the morning on September 24, FBI agents in Chicago and Minnesota's Twin Cities kicked in the doors of anti-war activists, brandishing guns, spending hours rifling through their homes.
Blog
Nov 20, 2009

Who are the real Olympic disrupters?

Chris Shaw
Much has been made in the mainstream media about the "disgraceful" disruption of the opening of the 2010 Olympic torch relay by a motley collage of anarchist low life "professional protesters."
Book Review
Oct 16, 2009

Messing with Mao

Meagan Perry
Denise Chong documents the story of Lu Decheng, a small town bus mechanic, imprisoned for thumbing his nose at Mao in her latest book. Chong chats with Meagan Perry in this book lounge interview.
Book Review
Aug 27, 2009

Poetics of dissent

Niranjana Iyer
Rana Bose's The Fourth Canvas is a novel of ideas as much as a thriller, with enough red herrings to make Agatha Christie proud, and enough progressive ideas to satisfy the most ardent activist.

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