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rabble.ca interviews Preempting Dissent co-director Greg Elmer | Jul 9 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | Preempting Dissent is the M.O. of law enforcement in the post-9-11 age. It's also the topic of a documentary premiering tonight in Toronto. Greg Elmer talks about why he made Preempting Dissent.
Cecily McMillan released after serving 58 days from an Occupy arrest that turned violent at the hands of the NYPD | Jul 8 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | On March 17, 2012, she got caught up in a violent arrest by the New York Police Department (NYPD).
Join rabble.ca for a screening and discussion on the politics of policing dissent | Jun 30 2014 | rabble staff | rabble.ca is excited to be screening the open source collaborative documentary Preempting Dissent
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G20 Four Years Later: Interview With Alex Hundert | Jun 30 2014 | Alex Hundert, Dan Kellar | We speak with former AW@L Radio host and long time activist Alex Hundert about what he is doing 4 years after the Toronto G20. Hint: same thing as before, but more...
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Is unemployment in Canada really starting to decline? | Jun 26 2014 | Tom Malleson | The recent fall in unemployment numbers in Canada and the U.S. has been met with optimism that our economic woes are finally starting to heal. However, don't let the numbers fool you...
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People's Climate March: An invitation to change everything? | Jun 24 2014 | Brad Hornick | Organizers have pledged to make the upcoming NYC "Peoples' Climate March" an "invitation to change everything" and to "take a stand to bend the course of history." What are its prospects for doing so?
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Cecily McMillan found guilty of assault police in Occupy Trial | May 20 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Yesterday, a New York court found Cecily McMillan guilty of second degree assault for deliberately elbowing New York police officer Grantley Bovel during an Occupy raid.
Occupy activist found guilty of assault after NYPD officer grabs her breast during arrest | May 14 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Cecily McMillan's violent arrest at the hands of the police became a flashpoint at her trial.
Powermapping | Apr 24 2014 | Powermapping can help activists figure out who holds the power and who to target with their next campaign
Revolution 101: Steve D'Arcy on militant protest | Apr 21 2014 | Meg Borthwick | Author and activist Steve D'Arcy explains how social movements can use militant protest to strengthen democracy.
The revolution is not over: reflections on the third anniversary of the Tahrir Square uprising | Jan 25 2014 | Ehab Lotayef | January 25th marks the third anniversary of the Egyptian people taking to the streets to occupy Tahrir Square. Today, Egypt is back under a defacto miltary dictatorship. Has the revolution failed?
2014: The year of living consciously | Dec 30 2013 | Murray Dobbin | Just as we all need to be intentional citizens we are, unconsciously and even unwillingly, becoming less and less engaged, more and more individualistic. Unless...

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#Cascadia Now? An Independence Movement. ikosmos said... The independent state of Crimea lasted for 2 days or so. They really had to join something. Carving...
How the Left has won KenS said... huh, sleep walking to the workers paradise.  does the New Jerusalem have therapists for...
The Dalai Lama and Marxism Unionist said... I can't find the link, but apparently Marx claimed to be a Buddhist... Anyone? in
What if the black bloc have the right idea? Unionist said... I honestly think you're on the wrong track. Like, really wrong. 180 degrees in the wrong direction...
OCAD Textbook: $180 and empty boxes where art should be 6079_Smith_W said... Ha! The artbook has no art. Photocopy it and fuck'em. How long are they going to push this shit...
Occupy turns one year old Catchfire said... Activist Communique: This is not an Occupy eulogy This is not a one year Occupy anniversary piece...
Chris Hedges and Joe Sacco: Sacrifice Zones in the American Dream 6079_Smith_W said... Ah... thanks. Missed it. in
Occupy: Is Economic Redistribution Sufficient for Social Justice? Grandpa_Bill said... scottcyw wrote: Myopically, social justice is theorized to be achieved, or oppression is to me...
Just read a classic anti-authoritarian Left pamphlet on Krondstadt. Ken Burch said... Here's a link to the text of the pamphlet: (note:the numbers in various passages are footnotes that...
The importance of dealing with Occupy's misogyny problem Left Turn said... The importance of dealing with Occupy's misogyny problem Quote:I grew up playing video games and...

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Occupy movement will not go away
This is not about public safety or other inconveniences but rather about the inconvenient message the occupiers are championing.

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