Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The challenges of being trans, male, and homeless in Montreal (repost)

Getting an apartment is a rite of passage for thousands of Canadians in their late teens and early 20s, but for Esteban Torres, a 21-year-old trans man living in Montreal, signing the lease on his three-room apartment earlier this year was especially sweet. Read the rest of this post on the original site at The ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: «Je ne céderai pas à La Meute et à la haine», dit Gabrielle Bouchard, nouvelle présidente de la Fédération des femmes du Québec (repost)

La présidente de la Fédération des femmes du Québec (FFQ) n’entend pas reculer devant ses critiques, à la suite d’une chronique dénonçant le fait qu’une personne transgenre dirige le principal organisme représentant les femmes au Québec. Read the rest of this post on the original site at «Je ne céderai pas à La Meute et ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Conservative party leadership advisor helped create anti-Islam organization (repost)

A senior member of Andrew Scheer’s leadership team helped create an anti-Islam organization during his campaign to lead the Conservative Party. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Conservative party leadership advisor helped create anti-Islam organization

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Immigrants ciblés par une vaste fraude (repost)

La Sûreté du Québec a mis au jour un vaste stratagème frauduleux dans des agences de placement qui exploitaient des immigrants vulnérables, en plus de priver le gouvernement de sommes importantes. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Immigrants ciblés par une vaste fraude

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Book Review: Marx & Engels on Colonies (repost)

This book is a reprint of a 1972 study pack by the Communist Working Circle, which contains quotes from Karl Marx and Frederick Engels on the question of the split between workers in the imperialist countries and the colonized nations. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Book Review: Marx & ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: DECEMBER 15TH: AGAINST PRISONS, RACISM AND REPRESSION! A Certain Days calendar and Kersplebedeb book launch

(français suivra) DECEMBER 15TH: AGAINST PRISONS, RACISM AND REPRESSION! A Certain Days calendar and Kersplebedeb book launch Friday December 15th at 6pm QPIRG Concordia (Suite 204, 1500 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O, metro Guy Concordia) facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/852941834867368/ This will be a triple launch, of: * the 2018 Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar * political prisoner David ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Austerity Apparatus Book Launch, Ottawa November 25!

Join us for a book release and discussion of J. Moufawad-Paul’s new book Austerity Apparatus in room 307 of University of Ottawa’s GSAED Building at 5pm on November 25th! Austerity Apparatus is an excursion through a variety of concepts surrounding capitalist crisis and class struggle. Written as a series of interconnected meditations on the problematic ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Nov. 25 + Nov. 26: Expozine 2017!

Saturday Nov. 25 / samedi le 25 novembre, de 11h00 à 18h00 Sunday Nov. 26 / dimanche le 26 novembre, de 11h00 à 18h00 Église Saint-Denis, 454 Laurier E. ( accessible entry/ en fauteuil roulant 5050 Berri ) Gratuit – Free   Avec plus de 250 éditeurs à Expozine 2017, c’est l’occasion exceptionnelle de plonger ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Lancement du calendrier Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners

jeudi le 7 décembre de 17h30 à 19h30 à L’Euguélionne, librairie féministe 1426 Beaudry, Montreal, Quebec facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/136421840349229/ * This event will be in French, with whisper translation into English. Please scroll down for English information* On vous invitent au lancement montréalais du calendrier Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners 2018: Awakening Resistance Le calendrier Certain Days ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The war between Vietnamese fishermen and the KKK signaled a new type of white supremacy (repost)

It was shrimping season in Texas, and things were getting ugly. In the late 1970s and early 80s, a group of Vietnamese refugees had fled a humanitarian crisis at home and legally resettled in the Galveston Bay area. Read the rest of this post on the original site at The war between Vietnamese fishermen and ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Dead fascist poets society: why CasaPound are no book club (repost)

The liberal commentariat seems to be completely unable to resist the allure of the far-right. The latest example: an article on Literary Hub that portrays violent neo-fascist gang CasaPound as some sort of edgy poetry club. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Dead fascist poets society: why CasaPound are no ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color

A timely examination of the ways Black women, Indigenous women, and other women of color are uniquely affected by racial profiling, police brutality, and immigration enforcement. Invisible No More is a timely examination of how Black women, Indigenous women, and women of color experience racial profiling, police brutality, and immigration enforcement. Placing stories of individual ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Support Herman Bell’s Attempt at Parole

We’re writing to ask if you are able to write a letter in support of Herman Bell’s next parole attempt, which will be taking place in February 2018. As you probably all know, it’s been a difficult fall for Herman, as he was assaulted viciously by guards earlier this year. However, his health is recovering and ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: REVEALED: The white supremacists behind alt-right posters around the city (repost)

Two groups were photographed on U of T campus last night, and Torontoist has identified several participants. Last night, two groups of white supremacists were caught on camera putting up “It’s Okay To Be White” posters up around the University of Toronto campus. Read the rest of this post on the original site at REVEALED: ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: montreal: GRANDE MANIFESTATION CONTRE LA HAINE ET LE RACISME / Mass Demonstration Against Hate and Racism

A quick reminder: in Montreal this Sunday November 12 come out to the mass demonstration against hate and racism, at place emelie gamelin at 2pm (metro berri uqam) For more information, see http://manif12novembre.com/ or on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Grande-manifestation-contre-la-haine-et-le-racisme-139212963361495/ For more information on the struggle against the far right in Quebec, see https://montreal-antifasciste.info

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: 4th Annual Ottawa Feminist Fair, November 12

The Feminist Twins are proud to present the 4th annual Ottawa Feminist Fair taking place on Sunday November 12th at the Montgomery Legion. Where: Montgomery Centretown Legion; 330 Kent St., Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2A6 When: 11am-4pm, November 12 facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/133487480616824 This event is a vendor’s craft market, fundraiser, and showcase for several non-profit organizations. It is ALL ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Some Antifascist Events in Montreal October 26-Nov 12

Lancement du livre: Antifa – The Anti-Fascist Handbook, de Mark Bray / Book Launch: Antifa – The Antifascist Handbook, by Mark Bray vendredi 27 octobre, 19 h 30 / Friday October 27, 7:30pm @ CEDA , 2515 Rue Delisle, Montréal; Métro Lionel-Groulx facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/485923575096911 Contingent Antiraciste ET Antifasciste dans la manif contre l’austerité organisés par la Coalition Main Rouge ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: David Gilbert’s Looking at the U.S. White Working Class Historically

Looking at the U.S. White Working Class Historically tackles one of the supreme issues for our movement, the contradiction embodied in the term “white working class.” On the one hand there is the class designation that should imply, along with all other workers of the world, a fundamental role in the overthrow of capitalism. On the ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Antifa: The Antifascist Handbook

In the wake of tragic events in Charlottesville, VA, and Donald Trump’s initial refusal to denounce the white nationalists behind it all, the “antifa” opposition movement is suddenly appearing everywhere. But what is it, precisely? And where did it come from? As long as there has been fascism, there has been anti-fascism — also known ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Robyn Maynard’s POLICING BLACK LIVES available now!

Delving behind Canada’s veneer of multiculturalism and tolerance, Policing Black Lives traces the violent realities of anti-blackness from the slave ships to prisons, classrooms and beyond. Robyn Maynard provides readers with the first comprehensive account of nearly four hundred years of state-sanctioned surveillance, criminalization and punishment of Black lives in Canada. While highlighting the ubiquity ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: 2018 Slingshot Organizers Have Arrived!

By far the most popular way for anarchists to stay organized, the Slingshot 2018 organizers are here, complete with mini-calendar, daybook planner, address book section, international radical contact list, and nifty what happened on this day notes scattered throughout. The artwork, as ever, is wonderful in a chaotic punk rock way. Now in its 24th ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar 2018 — Back from the Printers!

The Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar is one of the most important and wonderful products that i am lucky enough to be able to distribute — and the 2018 calendar is back from the printers and available now! (you can order from leftwingbooks.net here) Certain Days is a joint fundraising and educational project ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: From Prison to Ph.D.: The Redemption and Rejection of Michelle Jones (repost)

Michelle Jones was released last month after serving more than two decades in an Indiana prison for the murder of her 4-year-old son. The very next day, she arrived at New York University, a promising Ph.D. student in American studies. In a breathtaking feat of rehabilitation, Ms. Read the rest of this post on the ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb 2017-09-14 07:05:25

Dear Friends, We are asking people to write letters to Anthony Annucci, Commissioner of New York Dept. of Corrections, making the following demands (a sample letter follows that we would like you to use): That Herman Bell be immediately given adequate medical screening and attention at an outside hospital; That CO J Saunders and the other ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Un groupe skinhead québécois cause une commotion en France (repost)

Un spectacle de musique et de combats illégaux mettant en vedette un groupe québécois d’extrême droite vient de causer une commotion dans un village du sud-est de la France, où le maire a interdit l’événement. En vain. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Un groupe skinhead québécois cause une commotion ...