Anti-Racism

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Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati is a start for accountability and justice | Jul 30 2015 | Amy Goodman | A stunning indictment has been handed down in Cincinnati, focusing attention again on police killings of people of colour. The thousand people gathered there said clearly, "Black Lives Matter."
Not Rex: Black Lives Matter protest with civil disobedience in support of civil rights | Jul 30 2015 | Humberto DaSilva | Black Lives Matter protesters shut down a highway in Toronto to protest police killings of Black men in Toronto.
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Detained migrants call for inquest into Abdi Hassan's death | Jul 29 2015 | Megan Devlin | Detained, isolated, restrained… killed? The Somali refugee died in custody on June 11 and the CBSA's lips are sealed.
Photo essay: Black Lives Matter-Toronto | Jul 28 2015 | Jesse McLaren | Photos and chants from yesterday's rally, march and occupation by Black Lives Matter - Toronto.
Why support community-supported agriculture? When is the best time to be radical? Find out on rabble.ca blogs | Jul 28 2015 | Lenée Son | Check out some of the top picks on rabble.ca blogs with posts on Black Lives Matter Toronto, stereotypes about terrorism, Canada's electronic spy agency, community-supported agriculture, and more.
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Black Lives Matter demonstrators protest anti-Black racism and police violence | Jul 28 2015 | rabble staff | On Monday July 27, hundreds of demonstrators in Toronto protested anti-Black racism, police violence and the deaths of Jermaine Carby, Andrew Loku and Sandra Bland.
Zionists to BDS movement: 'Shut your mouth!' | Jul 27 2015 | Joanne Naiman | In the struggle against apartheid South Africa, the regime's apologists in Canada resorted to desperate attacks to silence dissent, much like the case with apartheid Israel today.
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A dangerous manipulation: The Cosby Show and its Huxtable persona | Jul 24 2015 | Rick Salutin | There's nothing illegal about propagandizing for the status quo, as The Cosby Show did, but it may have done serious damage anyway, like its star's sexual behaviour.
Black Lives Matter demonstrators crashed police board meeting | Jul 20 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | On Thursday July 16, 2015, Toronto Black Lives Matter demonstrators crashed the Toronto Police Services Board meeting.
Women Gun Survivors in Indian-colonized India | Jul 20 2015 | Rose Marie Whalley | Interview recorded at the WILPF Women's Power to Stop War conference in April 2015 in The Hague.
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New Senate committee report rehashes old myths about terrorism | Jul 20 2015 | Azeezah Kanji | The nine-month-long investigation into the problem of radicalization and violent extremism in Canada unsurprisingly exemplifies the problems with the Conservatives' approach to counterterrorism.
'Another world is possible': Peoples' Social Forum demands change | Jul 14 2015 | Megan Devlin | Progressives gathered for discussions and workshops on everything from Big Oil to austerity to anti-racism and human rights.

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Sandra Bland's death in police custody takeitslowly said... Facebook comment   She was rude, he was aggressive to prove a point, his point was I'm in...
Finally: Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for 'racist' Roma tweets NorthReport said...   Former Liberal cabinet minister blasts Young Liberal VP for ‘racist’ Roma tweets https://...
Racist hate crime: Church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina. alan smithee said... Right wing propagandist media and readily available firearms claims more innocent lives. The U.S....
Ottawa Raids see eleven deported and no trafficking victims found... susan davis said... in vancouver after anti immigrant raids focused on asian sex work venues only....no one was...
Offensive against planned Pegida islamophobic demo in Petit Maghreb, Montréal lagatta said... I don't like to respond to my own post, but here is a statement by Québec solidaire on this: http...
Kathleen Wynne looking for a new human rights watchdog. Should Olivia Chow apply? terrytowel said... btw I just send Kathleen Wynne a tweet urging her to consider Olivia, and posted the same on Olivia...
On a National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Pondering said... Thank-you for sharing that information. You will find no argument here. in
Blackface at Brock U mersh said... Only learned of this yesterday:   Open Letter re: Blackface at Brock University On the night...
Mulcair rips up racist SUN cartoon, calls the NDP a "social democratic" party. alan smithee said... And Mulcair scores more points. He's been impressing me lately. I hope he continues the fight. in
MB Director for right-wing fundamentalist Christian organization acclaimed as PC canadiate in Radisson ghoris said... The Tories' stupidity knows no bounds. Way to appeal to urban voters, guys. They *might* have been...

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Interview: Working against colonialism in Vancouver
Bradley Hughes talked to Scott Clark, a Salish activist in Vancouver, who is the Executive Director of Aboriginal Life In Vancouver Enhancement – ALIVE about his work.

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