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rabble staff | rabble.ca is excited to be screening the open source collaborative documentary Preempting Dissent
Columnists
June Chua | Police kettling can be traced back to the military tactic of encirclement, according to Scott Sørli, who researched the idea and has collected photographs of police kettling from around the world.
News
G20 "conspiracy" group. Photo: conspiretoresist.wordpress.com
Jesse Rosenfeld | New documents explain the backdrop to G20 "conspiracy" charges and an operation that saw 12 undercover agents directed by the RCMP fan out to spy on political organizers.
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Police charged G20 protesters after the latter sang 'Oh Canada'
Noreen Mae Ritsema | rabble.ca joined the G20 protests, not only blogging from the streets and from inside the summit, but capturing and sharing images, podcasting and live-tweeting the events as they unfolded.
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Bringing G20 to the stage -- The cage scene from You Should Have Stayed At Home: Praxis Theatre of Toronto. Photo: Will O'Hare
Michael Wheeler | Making a play about G20 police brutality convinced me that the disempowered have more than their feet, they also have their collective voice, and art can play a powerful role in amplifying that voice.
Podcast
Toronto G20
Riaz Sayani-Mulji, Ryan Sparrow | We speak with criminal defence lawyer Shane Martinez on the Harper crime agenda, Hudak's vow of manual labour for prisoners, criminalization of activism, policing of marginalized communities and more.
News
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Nora Loreto | G20 Redux drew hundreds a year after over 1,100 marchers were kettled and arrested in Toronto during the G20 summit.
Blog
Gerry Caplan | This is the first anniversary of the weekend from hell when Canada hosted the G8 and G20 summits. On a variety of fronts we became a role model other nations will study for years to come.
News
Krystalline Kraus | After 11 months in custody, 38-year-old activist Byron Sonne -- who was arrested before the summit began -- was granted bail.
News
Photo: Ariel Estulin
Krystalline Kraus | It is time for a full G20 public inquiry to hear those who were hurt by police brutality and arrests and what it means to Canadian civil liberties, says new report with testimonies taken last fall.
News
Andrea Horwath | The NDP leader in Ontario on the outrage caused by the behaviour of the McGuinty government toward peaceful protesters and the need for a G20 public inquiry.
Columnists
Linda McQuaig | What is now unmistakably clear in the aftermath of the G20 fiasco is that the vast powers of the state were unjustifiably used against thousands of innocent protesters.