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Steffanie Pinch | Ottawa activist Obert Mandondo is campaigning for the appeal of Bill C-10, the omnibus crime bill, by going on a hunger strike.
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Photo by Darren Ell (http://www.darrenell.com/). Protester plays violin as Montreal riot police advance at annual protest against police brutality in Montreal, 15/03/2012.
Stefan Christoff | From riot police violence against the growing Québec-wide student strike, to continued police killings in the city, Montreal police are facing a growing crisis in public confidence.
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| On March 15, 1997, the Collective Opposed to Police Brutality in Montreal held the first day against police brutality.
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Amy Goodman | The Occupy Wall Street protest grows daily, spreading to cities across the United States. The response by the New York City Police Department has been brutal.
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Laurie Penny | London: Angry young people with nothing to do and little to lose turn on their own communities, and they cannot be stopped. In one of the greatest cities in the world, society is ripping itself apart.
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Toronto G20. Photo: Ariel Estulin
| The oppressive history of policing and recent abuses like the mass arrests during the Toronto G20 and tasering deaths brought speakers and delegates to Winnipeg to discuss the problem.
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Krystalline Kraus | I've had people ask me where online they can find the Toronto Police Service's G20 "After-Action Review" concerning police conduct between June 25 and June 27, 2010. Here's the link to the report.
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Krystalline Kraus | Case in point, the Toronto public knows more about the G20 "kettling" incident than why activists were on the street that Sunday June 27, 2010 in the first place.
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Krystalline Kraus | Still no police identification or answers in the G20 case of Dorian Barton. I've been tracking this case since the G20 for rabble.ca and have new updates for my readers.
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Krystalline Kraus | Enough with blaming the victim. Enough with a culture that tells a woman to not dress in a way that would garner negative attention for looking like a slut. Time for men to change their behaviour.
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Bridget Tolley, right, with a poster of her mother, Gladys Tolley, who was struck and killed by a police car in Quebec in 2001. Photo: Bridget Tolley
Alex Hundert | Algonquin elder Gladys Tolley was killed by a police car driving through the Kitigan Zibi reserve in Quebec in 2001. Her daughter began a fight for answers that is being ignored by authorities.
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Krystalline Kraus | Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Halifax and Winnipeg are having demonstrations against police brutality to mark the 15th International Day Against Police Brutality.