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Convergence nationale pour freiner Harper : les premiers pas du Forum social des peuples

Posted by comfront on February 21, 2013 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

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Convergence nationale pour freiner Harper : les premiers pas du Forum social des peuples

Des mois de préparation. Près de 150 militant-e-s dans une salle. Derrière, les succès du mouvement étudiant. Sur la route, la fébrilité du mouvement Idle No More. Et devant, l’agenda conservateur. Les 26 et 27 janvier derniers, des représentant-e-s de diff&#...

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Jessica Gordon & Sheelah McLean @ People's Social Forum Ottawa Jan 26, 2013.

Posted by comfront on January 29, 2013 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)

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The People's Social Forum: Coming in 2014

Posted by comfront on January 29, 2013 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (2)


BY ETHAN COX | JANUARY 29, 2013 RABBLE.CA

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/ethan-cox/2013/01/peoples-social-forum-coming-2014

You know an event will be special when a planning meeting, almost two years in advance, bursts the seams of its venue. Such was the case this weekend in Ottawa, ...

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Founders of Idle No More to attend People's Social Forum in Ottawa

Posted by comfront on January 29, 2013 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (0)


 Founders of Idle No More to attend People's Social Forum in Ottawa

Activists from across the country will be coming together this weekend in Ottawa to unite their movements against the right-wing policies of the Harper government. They are joined by two of Idle No More's founders. Jessica Gordon and Sh...

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People's Social Forum Atlantic

Posted by comfront on January 9, 2013 at 7:55 AM Comments comments (0)

We are proposing a grassroots horizontal approach to organizing a People’s Social Forum across Canada as a means of stimulating debate, discussion and further our sense of community and collective action.

The next conference call is going to be on Wednesday January 16th at 2pm Atlantic Time!

1. Wednesday January 16th at 2pm Atlantic Time

2. D...

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Toronto reportback from World Social Forum - Free Palestine

Posted by comfront on January 3, 2013 at 9:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Friday, January 11th

7:00 - 10:00 pm

Beit Zatoun - 612 Markham Street

(South of Bloor: TTC Bathurst Station - Markham Exit)

 

In the aftermath of apartheid Israel's most recent attack on the people of Gaza, over 3000 delegates travelled to Porto Alegre, Brazil to participate in the World Social Forum - Free Palestine. From November 28 to Decem...

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From Reactive to Proactive: The World Social Forum and the Anti-/Alter-Globalization Movement

Posted by comfront on January 1, 2013 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)

By: Marian Pinsky

http://www.mcgill.ca/msr/volume1/article1

McGill Sociological Review, Volume 1, January 2010, pp. 3-28

Abstract

Given the prevailing research interest on the transition from anti- to alter- globalization, this paper examines where the World Social Forum is situated in the spectrum of movements against neo-liberal globalization. I argue that the progression of the anti/alter-globalization movem...

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Organize together to defeat the corporate agenda: The Port Elgin Coalition Proposal

Posted by comfront on December 16, 2012 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Organizing to win - Port Elgin Coalition Proposal

This November, 80 activists and representatives from across Canada met in Por...

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PEOPLES SOCIAL FORUM ATLANTIC!

Posted by comfront on November 30, 2012 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Are you part of an organization that already inspires change within your local community? Then we invite you to help out with the People’s Social Forum Atlantic.

Today:Actions for social and environmental justice are erupting all over the country as citizens of Canada are feeling increasingly threatened by our government’s policies

The Goal: To bring diverse organizations and individuals together on a regional ...

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