Anti-Racism

on rabble.ca

Screen Shot: Detainee petition
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.
Photo: flickr/ Rebel Sage
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.
Image: bernard levine/flickr
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.
Photo: flickr/ Tony Webster
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.
Photo: Tings Chak with permission
New reports slam Canada's immigration detention system | Jul 13 2015 | Megan Devlin | New reports citing indefinite detention, unfair review processes and a mounting death toll among detainees in custody reveal the dark world of immigration detention in Canada.
Canadian political leaders' loud silence on racist violence | Jul 8 2015 | Azeezah Kanji | Canadian politicians are loud and frequent in their denunciations of "jihadi" violence. But when anti-Black violence, fuelled by white supremacy occurs... silence.

on babble

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...
Realtor Rick Allenberg alleges racial profiling by client Roger Johnson kropotkin1951 said... The Tribunal will bounce this when it gets a chance. The person did not respond instead of filing a...
Hungarian Roma family in Montréal fighting deportation lagatta said... A spot of good news: The Buzas family have won a reprieve http://www.montrealgazette.com/life/Roma+...
Jean-Marie Le Pen does it again! Unionist said... Here's more, in English: Jewish leaders call for Le Pen to be stripped of his immunity as an MEP...
Klansman, anti-semite arrested in Kansas City hate killings targeting Jews Rikardo said... I agree with your take on this. 300+ million Americans means a few crazies. in
"Anti-oppression has become a commodity" 6079_Smith_W said... When it comes right down to it I have heard far more forceful arguments which also ask me to accept...
Allyship 6079_Smith_W said... I count my allies based on issues of common concern, not issues on which we disagree. In fact, a...
"Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" Maysie said... "Why I Wouldn't See '12 Years a Slave' With a White Person" Quote: Though I was born in North...
Hi from an american with a question bagkitty said... Welcome squeezeplay. strangely enough I think the first place you might want to look is the...

in cahoots

Socialist Worker
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.

on twitter