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Oct 4, 2010
Montreal's late Lhasa de Sela performed at an Artists Against Apartheid concert last year. Photo: Valerian Mazataud/www.focuszero.com

Artists breaking the silence on Palestine

Stefan Christoff
Concerts for Palestine in Montreal have featured musicians who are united in showing support for a cultural boycott of Israel, much in the same way artists once boycotted the South African regime.
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Aug 2, 2010
Cutting back on air travel is essential -- a single flight across the country wipes out the benefit of a person’s environmental good deeds for an entire year. Photo: caribb/Flickr

Up in the air, destroying the planet

Albert Koehl
Cutting back on air travel is essential -- a single flight across the country wipes out the benefit of a person's environmental good deeds for an entire year.
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Jul 14, 2010
United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti's Brazilian peacekeepers and United States soldiers distribute food and water in the slum of Cité Soleil, Haiti, on Jan. 24, 2010. Photo: Sophia Paris/United Nations Photo/Flickr

Help Haitians help Haiti: An open letter

Jean Ellie Déralciné/ Cyril Baudelais/ Vilmond Joegodson Déralciné/ Paul Jackson
Residents of earthquake-devastated Cité Soleil respond to a Le Devoir article by the head of the Centre for International Studies and Cooperation, saying they want to build their own future.
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Jul 7, 2010

G20 capitalism is attacked in the streets of Toronto

Jaggi Singh and Robyn Maynard
Activist Jaggi Singh gave himself up to police on Tuesday over serious allegations stemming from the G20 protests. This is his last blog posting, published nine days ago.
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Jul 1, 2010

Pride Toronto reverses its decision to ban QuAIA

Elle Flanders
The lessons to be learned here are numerous but none more so than why politics matters, why we can never rest and think that while some of us have achieved equal rights, the battles are over.

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