New airport security screening technology, primarily backscatter X-ray devices, have come under increased scrutiny, as their effectiveness is questioned amid concerns about radiation exposure.
Feb 29, 2012 to Mar 1, 2012
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 58
1180 Barton St East 2nd FloorHamilton , ON
Canada43° 15' 1.6704" N, 79° 48' 44.4384" W
Come hear about workers compensation, health and safety, and how the austerity agenda is attempting to take these away from injured workers.
Jenna Morrison was one of two cyclists killed in Toronto. Tomas Urbina is a documentarian who has been covering the issue and he sent us this documentary on cyclist safety. Here's his doc.
Sep 15, 2011 to Sep 16, 2011
Hamilton City Hall
71 Main StreetHamilton , ON
Canada43° 15' 49.0464" N, 79° 57' 8.0388" W
Take Back the Night is a powerful opportunity for all woman-identified folks to reclaim our right to safety and courageously speak out against violence.
Pivot Legal Society
Harsha Walia, Vancouver DTES women's rights organizer, speaks about demands for women's safety in shelters in light of recent sexual assaults.
This past week has seen two very significant victories in the long battle against Canadian exports of asbestos.
Dec 24, 2010
Burnaby Youth Detention Centre
7900 Fraser Park DriveBurnaby
Canada49° 11' 10.2732" N, 122° 59' 6.4644" W
Support the release of Tamil refugees from Canadian internment and welcome them home.
Libby Davies/ HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Two different responses on Tuesday's ruling which support the human dignity of sex workers, and enables sex workers to work free from violence and other health risks, including HIV infection.
More evidence on how CCTVs are merely symbolic and do very little other than chip away at privacy and civil liberties.
There are now over 70 surveillance cameras around downtown Toronto. How CCTVs do little more than offer an illusion of safety.