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An Appeal on the 150th Anniversary of a Prison House Of Nations

Today marks the 150th anniversary of Canada. Canada, a prison-house of nations, which keeps indigenous peoples subjugated under colonial rule. Canada, a dream-come-true for the rich, which continually attacks the working class and provides a veritable playground for the capitalist … Continue reading

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Canada is Settler-Colonial

Over the past month we’ve shared numerous facts about all of the rotten things done throughout Canada’s past and present. In the final days before Canada Day, we’d like to tie these facts together and explain *why* Canada is such … Continue reading

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Canada is Imperialist

Over the past month we’ve shared numerous facts about all of the rotten things done throughout Canada’s past and present. In the final days before Canada Day, we’d like to tie these facts together and explain *why* Canada is such … Continue reading

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Canada Is Capitalist

Over the past month we’ve shared numerous facts about all of the rotten things done throughout Canada’s past and present. In the final days before Canada Day, we’d like to tie these facts together and explain *why* Canada is such … Continue reading

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Fuck The Flag Challenge

The Government of Canada has issued a challenge to Canadians: find a creative way to “share your moment with the flag.” We think this is a fantastic idea, and so we’re issuing a similar challenge! We call on anyone who … Continue reading

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Canada Forcibly Removed Indigenous Children from their Families

Between 1960’s-80’s, tens of thousands of Indigenous children across the country were forcibly taken away from their parents and placed in white foster families in order to erase their national identities. This federally-sanctioned practice has led to the children suffering … Continue reading

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Nearly One Million People Must Rely on Food Banks This Summer

Close to one million people, including more than 300,000 children, will have to use food banks this summer to be able to feed themselves and their families. Use of food banks has been increasing every year and is 28% higher … Continue reading

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Ottawa Underfunds Welfare Services for First Nations Children

The Human Rights Tribunal ruled last year that Ottawa discriminated against First Nations children by underfunding child welfare services on reserves and by failing to provide health care services on par with the rest of the country. Instead of fixing … Continue reading

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Canada Deported Guatemalan Family on World Refugee Day

On World Refugee Day, a deportation order was filed for a Guatemalan family living in Edmonton. If the family of 7 is deported, it will separate from their parents, and will put their lives in danger. “Canadians continue to help … Continue reading

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Join the Fuck The 150th Coalition!

With Canada Day a little over a week away, it’s time to take action. On July 1st, people across Canada will unite to say “Fuck the 150th!”. So what can you do? 1) GET INVOLVED WITH A LOCAL ACTION! Over … Continue reading

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