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From Toronto to Standing Rock: #NoDAPL | Dec 6 2016 | Elizabeth Littlejohn, Nadine MacKinnon | Carrie Lester, Mohawk Land Defender and Water Protector, expresses solidarity from Toronto to Standing Rock/Tkarónto to Oceti Sakowin.
Stop Hate, by Sylvar on Flickr, labelled for reuse
Stand up for Noah Rabbani | Dec 4 2016 | Join the vigil and support his family
Not Rex: Farewell to Fidel Castro | Nov 30 2016 | Humberto DaSilva | Fidel Castro dedicated his life to fighting imperialism that reduced South American nations to banana republics run by U.S. corporations.
The history of radical HIV/AIDS organizing in Canada | Nov 30 2016 | Scott Neigh | Alexis Shotwell and Gary Kinsman talk about the AIDS Activist History Project.
View of Clyde River, Nunavut, Canada including beached komatiks
Stand for the Artic and with Clyde River Inuit | Nov 30 2016 | The Supreme Court is hearing the case to stop seismic blasting in this fragile environment. Here is how to help.
Image: Flickr/Lorie Shaull
Bring on the protests, America | Nov 29 2016 | Shenaz Kermalli | The anti-Trump protests sweeping the U.S., Canada and elsewhere send a pivotal message: "We will not tolerate injustice."
Have a link tax question? Join us on Reddit Ask-Me-Anything this Wednesday | Nov 26 2016 | Ruth Coustick-Deal | We're hosting a Reddit AMA! Save the Date and join us for all your #savethelink questions.
All out against the TPP: Vancouver edition | Nov 26 2016 | Marie Aspiazu | The TPP in its original form may be dead, but some of its poisonous components remain -- and big media lobbyists will continue to push for them. Join us for a mobilization against against the TPP.
Photo: Western Sahara/Wikimedia Commons
Sahrawis face brutal repression in their nonviolent struggle for self-determination | Nov 25 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Occupied by the Kingdom of Morocco since 1975, Western Sahara is commonly referred to as Africa's last colony. The Sahrawis are in a protracted struggle for independence.
Fighting poverty and more in northwest Toronto | Nov 23 2016 | Scott Neigh | Dwight Gordon talks about the work of Jane Finch Action Against Poverty.
Public consultation on Bill C-51 looks like an elaborate PR stunt | Nov 20 2016 | Kyle Curlew | National security surveillance in Canada is an absolute mess. Bill C-51 is just the most recent manifestation of its problematic elements.
Photo: Government of Alberta/flickr
Honouring Ellen Olfert, founder of SAFE Workers of Tomorrow | Nov 17 2016 | Lynne Fernandez | SAFE Workers of Tomorrow (SWOT) has grown into a respected organization that is educating young workers and employers how to work safe.

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Young Indigenous politicians are leading the Manitoba NDP robbie_dee said... Quote:The mood was mainly sombre and the cash-bar business was mainly brisk as Manitoba New...
Black Lives Matter mobilization in Toronto Unionist said... Epaulo posted about this, but I think it's been under-reported and deserves its own thread. Toronto...
Don't trust Reddit Guys - They deleted post of FBI moles inside RCMP for almost 20 years! Just A Moment said... Correction on first line of OP should be "no fairy tale", not "now fairy tale" which is not what I...
RCMP & DEA says American whistle blower told truth about corruption before Harper authorized fake extradition! Magic Man said... The letters from MP Alghabra and the Private Investigative report can both be found as exhibits...
Avoid the Law Society - Report crooked lawyers directly to the police. Here is proof they cover-up crimes daily... Magic Man said... For some reason this link did not activate in the above post and gives others stories of Canada Law...
Remembering Viola Desmond: A clicktivist moment! swallow said... Awesome, clicked.  Also, replying so the topic will show up on active topics. :) in
Please share some ideas with me for convention resolutions for my NDP riding association mark_alfred said... Hello fellow Babblers.  My riding association is having a meeting in a little over a week....
Proportional Representation: time to take action now with the new Liberal government mark_alfred said... The Liberal Party has promised that 2015 will be the last First Past The Post election. They've...
Let's save the lives of Ontario's birds mark_alfred said... Ontario Environmental watchdog blames bird deaths on the province:  http://www.metronews.ca/...
What will Trudeau's promised Canada Health Accord look like? mark_alfred said... Good article on Rabble by Brent Patterson, the political director of the Council of Canadians. What...

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