The United Steelworkers and Los Mineros of Mexico are creating a commission to explore a unified union representing one million industrial workers in Mexico, Canada, U.S. and the Caribbean.
'Especially given the track records of the U.S. and Canadian governments towards Haiti, the militarization of aid and infringements on Haitian sovereignty threaten to compound a tragic situation.'
Nov 19, 2009
William Doo Auditorium, New College, University of Toronto
45 Willcocks StreetToronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 40.59" N, 79° 24' 2.61" W
Join us for an engaging evening to talk about climate justice.
Nov 10, 2009 to Nov 11, 2009
Stephen Bulger Gallery
1026 Queen Street WestToronto , ON
Canada43° 38' 38.5368" N, 79° 25' 11.1864" W
Between the Lines and the Stephen Bulger Gallery invite you to celebrate the launch of Vincenzo Pietropaolo's new book, Harvest Pilgrims.
Two years ago Wednesday, one of Haiti's most tireless and well-known political and human rights activists, Lovinsky Pierre-Antoine, was kidnapped. He has not been seen since.
Canada has aggressively pushed to establish trade agreements in the Americas and, in pursuit of this, signed bilateral trade deals with Peru and Colombia in 2009.
Canada has long been influential in Jamaica and across the English-speaking Caribbean. Some prominent Canadians once wanted to add Britain’s Caribbean colonies to Canada’s expanding territory.
Obama may make the big media splash when he visits the Summit of the Americas in Trinidad and Tobago, but Fidel Castro is still the spectre haunting its deliberations.
On February 29, 2004, Haiti's popular, elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was overthrown with the political backing of the U.S., France and Canada.