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Watch: Peoples Social Forum opening, and closing plenaries | Oct 11 2014 | rabble staff | The Peoples Social Forum was held in Ottawa August 21-24, 2014. The following includes reports from movement assemblies.
Watch: Grand Chief Derek Nepinak on sustainable energy and indigenous ways of knowning | Oct 11 2014 | rabble staff | Grand chief Derek Nepinak, Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs spoke at the Peoples Social Forum on August 22, in Ottawa.
Watch: We have a better plan for Canada Post | Oct 11 2014 | rabble staff | CUPW has a better plan for Canada Post: a plan that can secure the future of the crown corporation without cutting the services.
Watch: Ellen Gabriel at the Peoples Social Forum | Oct 11 2014 | rabble staff | Ellen Gabriel was chosen by the People of the longhouse and her community of Kanehsatà:ke to be their spokesperson during the 1990 “Oka” Crisis. She recently spoke at the Peoples Social Forum.
Watch: 'History is knocking at your door: will you answer?' Naomi Klein at the Peoples Social Forum. | Oct 11 2014 | rabble staff | Naomi Klein was the opening keynote speaker at the Peoples' Social Forum last August. She was introduced by Gabriel Nadeau Dubois.
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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.

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