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Kingston May Day 2018!

Tuesday May 1st 2018 5pm: BBQ at Skeleton Park 6pm: March! maydaykingston [at] riseup [dot] net Since the Haymarket affair in 1886, May 1st has been marked around the world as International Workers Day or May Day. In Kingston, anti-capitalists … Continue reading

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Under New Management: Resistance to Prisons in Ontario & Quebec

We’re excited to share this new article, interview and zine first published by It’s Going Down (Part I – Part II – Zine PDF) with a brief history to some resistance inside and outside prisons in Ontario and Quebec. Intro … Continue reading

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Hamilton Anarchist Bookfair: March 3-4, 2018

The Hamilton Anarchist Bookfair – Saturday, March 3 and Sunday, March 4, 2018 – takes place at Westdale Secondary School (700 Main St. W. MAP) Accessible from the 403 and a quick bus ride from MacNab Terminal in the downtown … Continue reading

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October 12th: “No Justice, Just Us” Screening

No Justice… Just Us: Movement Defense Against State Repression Trouble Episode #4 Screening and discussion Thursday October 12, 7-9pm at AKA (75 Queen Street) Facebook: AKA and EPIC invite you to a screening and discussion of Submedia’s Trouble #4 … Continue reading

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May Day 2017!

Facebook event On May 1st we celebrate May Day – also known as International Workers’ Day – an international anti-capitalist holiday. May 1st 1886 marked the beginning of a three-day general strike to demand an eight-hour work day and improved … Continue reading

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Montreal Anarchist Bookfair: May 27 & 28, 2017

Mark your calendars … MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2017 Two days: Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 From 10am to 5pm on both days The Anarchist Bookfair will take place in two buildings across from each other in Parc Vinet: – … Continue reading

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Saskatchewan Pen Riot Interview

Last week, CFRC Prison Radio aired an interview that tells the inside story of the riot on December 14, 2016 that “completely destroyed” the medium security unit at Saskatchewan Penitentiary and resulted in the stabbing death of Jason Leonard Bird and several … Continue reading

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October 18th: Prison Farms Zine Launch and Discussion

Reap What You Sow: Prison Farms Zine Launch and Discussion 6:30 PM on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 AKA – (Red & black house on Queen Street at Wellington) Free / Wheelchair Accessible In 2010, hundreds of Kingstonians participated in the … Continue reading

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Flyering visitors at Collins Bay Institution

Last Saturday, September 17th a small group of people wore orange vests and intercepted cars entering Collins Bay Institution at the start of visiting hours for the day. We were distributing flyers to visitors encouraging them to let their loved … Continue reading

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A Major Prison Strike Is On Across the United States

Since September 9th, 2016 – the 45th anniversary of the Attica Uprising – prisoners across the U.S. have gone on strike to end prison slavery. This is expected to be one of the largest prison strikes in history, and is being … Continue reading

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