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Vancouver Five

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The Vancouver Five (a.k.a. Direct Action) were a group of urban guerillas operating on Canada's West Coast in the early 1980's
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FOSS movement

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the Free and Open Source Software Movement is a socio-political movement aimed at providing unrestricted access to software tools
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South End Press

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South End Press is a well known independent, non-profit and progressive book publisher that is collectively run
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Distributed Library

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A distributed library is a free, decentralized, grassroots library system with an online catalog that is co-operated by its members
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Wiki

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A wiki is a piece of software designed to facilitate the creation of collaborative websites
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Omar Khadr

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Omar Khadr spent 10 years in the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.
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Hacktivism

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Hactivism is a portmanteau of hacker and activism; it is a form of electronic civil disobedience that can take many forms
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Distributed Computing Project

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Distributed computing is a type of parallel computing in which a program is split up among multiple users computers communicating over a network
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The Disappeared

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The Disappeared were victims of state terrorism in Latin America in the 1970's and 1980's
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Haldimand Tract

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the Haldimand Tract is a stretch of land in southwestern Ontario granted to the Six Nations Confederacy
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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is an huge floating patch of plastic and other marine debris that spans several million square kilometers of the North Pacific
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Tactical Mapping

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Tactical Mapping is a process that helps activists strategize effectively.
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The Open Wireless Movement

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A social movement that encourages individuals and organizations to make their WiFi networks available for public use
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Tree sitting

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Tree sitting is the practice of physically occupying trees to prevent logging.
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The Rand Formula

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The Rand Formula is an element in Canadian labour law, also known as compulsory check-off.
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Canadian Radio League

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The Canadian Radio League successfully lobbied for Canadian public broadcasting.

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