Tags – Activism

  • The Class Politics of Pipeline Resistance

    As anti-pipeline campaigns rise to the forefront of activist activity, do environmentalists need to re-evaluate their engagement with affected communities such as Toronto’s Jane-Finch neighbourhood?

  • OKComrade

    Will you be my comrade? On comradeship and the relationships that sustain, nurture, and inform activism.

  • The Peoples’ Social Forum

    What is the historic gathering of activists and organizers meant to achieve?

  • The battles in New Brunswick

    A Mi’kmaq resurgence in action

    A grassroots Mi’kmaq resurgence is bypassing Indian Act leaders to protect the land and confront the colonial power that operates through the revolving door between government and industry.

  • Chevron’s Pacific Trail Pipeline is the one to stop this summer

    Stopping Chevron’s Pacific Trail Pipeline this summer could be a decisive event in the history of pipeline resistance.

  • The scandal of immigration detention

    The injustice of immigration detention is a national disgrace.

  • Are there “good protesters” and “bad protesters”?

    How can we adopt the best practices for protest without creating divisions among activists and those in the struggle?

  • Against TransformUS: A timeline of student resistance

    Charting the student movement at the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Art and the ones missing

    Ai Weiwei and Walking With Our Sisters

    In China and in Canada, artists are finding powerful new ways to commemorate the victims of ongoing government policies and inaction, to honour the dead and the missing, and to call for accountability.

  • Beyond the wheelchair

    Rethinking the politics of disability and accessibility

    How would the world look – for everyone – in light of a larger social project oriented toward universal design, collective access, and the recognition of a diverse range of embodiment?