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Dealing with Tear Gas | Aug 14 2014 | When tear gas is used against peaceful protesters, use this guide to stay safe
Photo: movie still Preempting Dissent
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
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...
Photo: flickr/Simon Cunningham
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...
System Change Not Climate Change's Peter Rugh in Zuccotti Park at Earth Day to M
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?


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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...
Occupy Toronto May Day 2012 NDPP said... Seize power immediately! in
Occupy Wall Street calls for General Strike May 1 Unionist said... Quote:" ... we are calling upon the people of the world ... " Perhaps they should learn some...
Ideas for focus on for the future of Occupy Canada Boom Boom said... I think after the past week, senior citizens in Canada will join the Occupy Movement by the...
Saying Hello Maysie said... Welcome to babble, AR. Organized crime? It's an outrage. One way to fight back against organized...
occupy - what now? jas said... tmcd2011 wrote: A remarkable percentage of Canadians agree (up to 80%) with fundamental occupy...
UC Davis students show the power of silence Mr.Tea said... Saw that on Huffington Post this morning. It was great. Don't yell at her, don't confront her. Just...
Early morning police raid catches Occupy London off guard Unionist said... The videos are dark and it's hard to see much, but it's still shocking enough that cops showed up...
Occupy Toronto, part 2 NDPP said... I like Slumberjack found the over and under tones of the article in question and the attitudes...

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