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Sacred site or land development? Competing visions for the Chaudière Islands | Sep 19 2014 | Ole Hendrickson | A showdown is looming between different visions for the Chaudière Falls area in Canada's capital. Which one will win out -- sacred Aboriginal site or a plan for urban development?
Video: Energy East 101 | Sep 17 2014 | rabble staff | Energy East 101, a four-minute handimation gives a comprehensive background on the controversial Energy East pipeline proposed by TransCanada.
Chief Derek Nepinak, Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs | Sep 11 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Listen to Chief Derek Nepinak, Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, speak at the Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa, August 21- 24, 2014.
Linda McQuaig: Celebrating Indie Media and Activism | Sep 4 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Linda McQuaig spoke to guests at rabble.ca's event Celebrating Indie Media and Activism at the Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa on August 21, 2014.
GroundWire | September 1, 2014: Unist'ot'en Summer Action Camp, Vancouver tent city, #PSF2014 | Sep 3 2014 | GroundWire | This episode of Groundwire covers the Unist'ot'en Summer Action Camp, Vancouver's Oppenheimer Park tent city and the Peoples' Social Forum.
Naomi Klein speaks to the Peoples' Social Forum | Sep 2 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, author and one of the most influential voices on our political and cultural environment. She spoke to the Peoples' Social Forum August 21, 2014 in Ottawa.
From the Peoples' Social Forum to a Peoples' Platform | Sep 1 2014 | Dylan Penner | A federal Peoples' Platform would be a new tool to pressure federal election candidates and parties to adopt more progressive positions and could be a strong part of our on-the-ground organizing.
Peoples' Social Forum 2014 and beyond | Sep 1 2014 | Michel Lambert | Both the political and social success of the Peoples' Social Forum show the incredible will and desire of activists from multiple social movements to work together in developing a common strategy.
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Peoples' Social Forum: 500 workshops, 19 assemblies, 5,000 voices and a declaration | Aug 28 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | The final assembly at the Peoples' Social Forum brought together activists from across Canada. On the last day, at a final assembly, the participants reported back. Miriam Katawazi was there.
KAIROS-led Blanket Exercise at the People's Social Forum
Peoples' Social Forum: How Indigenous rights and ecological justice lead us towards living well | Aug 28 2014 | John Dillon | How can Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples work together to restore harmonious relationships with each other and the land, asked KAIROS at the Peoples' Social Forum.
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Laying the path to defeat Harper in 2015 | Aug 27 2014 | Nora Loreto | What will emerge from the PSF and how should we defeat Harper in 2015?
Peoples' Social Forum: Fourth and last day | Aug 25 2014 | Victoria Fenner | The last day of #PSF2014 focused on summarizing the many conversations, sessions and workshops which took place. Here are highlights from the Final Assembly.

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