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Attack on Canada's only surgery clinic for trans people elicits 'zero reaction'

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On the evening of Monday May 2, Canada's only sex reassignment surgery clinic was subject to an arson attack. A man, armed with a machete, axe and gas can, set fire to the operating room.



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May Day 2016: Support protesters in Montreal

Montreal May Day

In 2015, police arrested 87 people, teargassed protestors and, punched Xavier Amodeo repeatedly while arresting him. Unsurprisingly, an internal police body decided against investigating the rough arrest and police actions.


| April 28, 2016
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| April 6, 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! 


Svea Vikander, Here We Are And It Matters
| February 17, 2016
Green Majority Radio

Seven reasons Rick Mercer got Energy East wrong

January 29, 2016
| Rick Mercer upset tons of people this week by doing a rant in support of the Energy East pipeline; we respond.
Length: 53:22 minutes (48.87 MB)
Image: Flickr/Gerry Lauzon
| January 25, 2016
January 7, 2016 |
With this strike, Montreal city workers are protesting the Coderre administration's determination to open the floodgates to subcontracting and privatization.
Image: Flickr/PMWebPhotos
| August 18, 2015
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