Welcome to the Lynn Williams Activist Toolkit, an exciting new project of rabble.ca currently in Beta. The Toolkit is a wiki-style section of the rabble site devoted to content collaboration. It contains a growing number of encyclopedic resources that you can write. The Toolkit is named after activist, organizer, and labour leader, Lynn Williams, whose commitment to social justice has inpired generations of United Steeworker activists. Read more about Lynn Williams here. Participate in the Toolkit! See our User Guide, and please check out the toolkit blog and podcast.
On April 1, 2011, the federal government introduced legislation known as the "four in and four out" rule, limiting how long some temporary foreign workers could work in Canada to four years....
Last month, Chief Isadore Day, Serpent River First Nation, wrote an open letter to Parliament asking that April 12 be set aside as an Annual Day for a National Dialogue on Ending Racism.
Lead Now and Open Media have been two of the organizations coordinating the National Day of Action against Bill C-51, what they call Harpers’ Secret Police Bill. Actions are being planned in 43 cities across Canada, that we know of to date! Check Lead Now’s Stop C-51 page to find out about actions we know about.
If you can’t make it out to a rally you can sign one of the petitions against the bill and stay tuned for more tools to make sure we stand up for our civil liberties.