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Vancouver launch of 'Occupy This!' with Judy Rebick and Musqueam spokesperson Cecilia Point | Jun 25 2012 | rabble staff | On Sunday, June 17, author and activist Judy Rebick spoke at a launch of her new book, 'Occupy This!' The event was held at the W2 Media Cafe, and sponsored by rabble.ca.
Scene from a Vancouver casseroles protest. (Photo: Ian MacKenzie)
Why we must shift the state: Movement building after Bill C-38 | Jun 22 2012 | Stephen Collis | The Harper government's inability to take heed of the warnings of science, combined with the passage of destructive legislation like Bill C-38, tells us something about what our strategy needs to be.
May 1 in New York City.
A conversation about Occupy Wall Street: 'Making the impossible seem possible' | Jun 20 2012 | Aaron Leonard | Nine months ago Occupy Wall Street set up an encampment in New York's financial district, an action that served as an 'opening bell' for a movement that quickly coursed across the U.S. and beyond.
Activist Communiqué: Occupy London U.K. protesters evicted from Finsbury Square | Jun 18 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | For Occupy London, Finsbury Square was the last remaining encampment flying the Occupy banner.
Red square rising: Quebec's anti-austerity uprising | Jun 12 2012 | AW@L Radio, Dan Kellar | The Red Square Revolt starts to spread across Quebec as Casseroles in solidarity against loi 78 and austerity! We then read some "how-to" and "what now" statements.
Activist Communiqué: Re-Occupy my heart? | Jun 12 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | Occupy is about more than just holding physical space; its tactic and purpose is to facilitate the 99 per cent in shining a light on the actions of the one per cent.
Protests shine spotlight on skewed priorities | Jun 5 2012 | David Suzuki | The Montreal protesters are drawing attention to a growing trend: governments often skew decisions in favour of short-term priorities, often for industrial interests.
Activist Communiqué: Occupy Chicago activists arrested over alleged terrorist plot | Jun 1 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | Days before the May 20, 2012, NATO Summit in Chicago, in a midnight raid, Chicago police kicked down the door of activist Zoe Sigman’s apartment, arresting nine activists. This was only the start.
Photo: Todd Ferguson
Thousands rally in Toronto as solidarity for Quebec spreads like wildfire | May 31 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | Last night in Toronto: chants of "we won't stop until Jean Charest backs down" were heard throughout the crowd of thousands.
Photo: petitefeministe.wordpress.com
Occupy feminism: Start of a fourth wave? | May 29 2012 | Megan Boler | What challenges will a fourth wave of feminism face? What lessons have been learned? Is a fourth wave of feminism rising from an ocean of unrest?
How Occupy and the Indignados helped inspire Quebec, where 'every street is Wall Street' | May 29 2012 | Jesse Rosenfeld | This movement may be drawing on global influences — Paris 1968, the Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street, European anti-austerity movements - but it is still fundamentally Quebecois.
Activist Communiqué: Occupied Ottawa conference – Take Back Democracy | May 29 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | A Occupy conference in Ottawa from Friday June 1 – Sunday June 3, 2012.

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Feminism and mass movement assemblies MegB said... Edited to add: You don't have to identify as feminist to participate in this thread. We'll just...
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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...

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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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