Indigenous leaders at the People's Climate March in New York speak to the urgency of climate change and the need for all of us to be #IdleNoMore. From the Amazon to the Arctic, Indigenous Peoples are defending our climate and teaching allies about how extractive industries are directly connected to sovereignty, colonization, and violence against Indigenous women.
Thanks to Ulali for the beautiful and powerful music!
On September 21, 2014, thousands took to the streets in NYC and across the globe to demand change and action on climate change from our world leaders.
Couldn't attend any of the marches? No problem! Check out this video of the People's Climate March.
Video: Rebel Sage
Ultra-secretive government agency CSEC is collecting hugely revealing information on law-abiding Canadians.
You may have nothing to hide -- but do you really want intimate details of your private life to be collected and stored in insecure government databases?
Learn more and speak up now at http://OpenMedia.ca/CSECisWatching
Feel like listening to a catchy song and learning about how low-paid and precarious workers can organize?
This music video in support of coffee shop workers does just that!
Watch the discussion during the Alternative Media Movement Assembly at the Peoples' Social Forum!
What: A 15 minute informal update on current state of the UN climate negotiations by award-winning journalist Stephen Leahy including his personal observations on the process.
Who: Stephen Leahy is an indpendent, environmental journalist who has covered climate negotiations around the world. He is co-winner of the 2012 Prince Albert/United Nations Global Prize for reporting on Climate Change.
Where: Part of a public forum in Toronto last June titled CLIMATE CHANGE EMERGENCY.
Camp Madii Lii is located at the entrance to Luutkudziiwus territory within the Gitxsan Nation. On Aug. 26, 2014, access to the territory was closed to all LNG traffic and other unauthorized industrial activity, and the Luutkudziiwus Territorial Management Plan was enacted.
TransCanada is proposing construction and operation of the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission (PRGT) pipeline project. The proposed PRGT will cross Luutkudziiwus territory for about 32 km from Suskwa Pass to the Shegunia River. Approximately one-half -- 16 km -- lies on top of the Babine Trail, the ancestral grease trail connecting Gitanmaax with Fort Babine.
The People's Climate march. In September, heads of state are going to New York City for a historic summit on climate change. With our future on the line, we will take a weekend and use it to bend the course of history.
What if the bombing of Gaza were taking place in Toronto. What would be hit? A new short film by John Greyson reimagines Israel's massive bombardment of the Israeli-occupied and besieged Gaza Strip as if it were an attack on his home city Toronto. Watch.