Tag Archives: Crack Capitalism

David Bacon on his Book “Illegal People”

David Bacon explores the human side of globalization, exposing the many ways it uproots people driving them to migrate. He also speaks about how immigration policy makes the labor of those displaced people a crime in the United States. Illegal … Continue reading

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The Obligation of Stories

Métis leader Jim Brady and Cree councilor Abbie Halkett disappeared in 1967 while on a prospecting trip in northern Saskatchewan by Lower Foster Lake. As both were outspoken activists for their communities–Brady, in particular, was considered radical–many don’t believe that … Continue reading

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Myths and Prejudices about issues of poverty and homelessness

Zoe Luba is an organizer with Stop Demovictions Burnaby, coordinated by the alliance against displacement, a political organization building dual power between working class and indigenous communities to dismantle capitalism and colonialism. Stop demovictions Burnaby is fighting mass gentrification in … Continue reading

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Damien Gillis , Pipelines and the status quo energy policy

Damien Gillis is a B.C.-based documentary filmmaker and journalist. He co-directed and produced the award-winning feature doc Fractured Land and is the co-founder and publisher of the online journal, The Common Sense Canadian. His writing has appeared in such publications … Continue reading

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Grassroots resistance including public meetings, protests and occupations.

Zoe Luba is an organizer with Stop Demovictions Burnaby, coordinated by the alliance against displacement, a political organization building dual power between working class and indigenous communities to dismantle capitalism and colonialism. Stop demovictions Burnaby is fighting mass gentrification in … Continue reading

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Jorge Martin – Global Inequality equals Global Revolution

Sylvia Richardson speaks with the Secretariat of Hands of Venezuela Jorge Martin about the course of revolution that now sparks resistance against the systematic assault on the poor through policies of inequitable trade, austerity and odious debt payment. The deliberate … Continue reading

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