The next society is already emerging out of the old society. Here is what I see could happening in Canada.
Michaela Beder MD
Andrew Pinto MD
Malika Sharma MD
Violence against property got coverage but broken bones and eyes filled with pepper spray did not. This violence in Toronto streets echoes what the summit will do to the world's poor.
Activist Ben Powless: 'Police carried out a dangerous form of collective punishment.'
Police carried out a dangerous form of collective punishment that tarnished everyone who publicly chose to disagree with Emperor Harper as violent criminals who needed locking up.
Hosting the G20 in Toronto was the first of a series of political gambles by the Conservative government. They failed on every level and time will show how much.
A G20 protester arrested last Saturday recounts what happened: Peaceful protest, silent menace from the police, being in a 'trophy photo' with her arresting officer, and the camaraderie in the cells.
M. NourbeSe Philip
Everyday violence at work in the world seems fine with the authorities. If 30 Toronto store windows are smashed during G20 protests they become bigger issues than poverty, war, and corporate abuse.
Happy Canada Day from rabble.ca.
Crowds gathered to protest G20 police behaviour in front of police headquarters in Toronto on Monday, June 28.
Independent freelance Jesse Rosenfeld was writing for The Guardian newspaper when G20 security beat him up and arrested him.