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KALPONA AKTER

A Call for Solidarity with Bangladeshi Garment Workers

By Mary Unan
"I'm going to connect you with those human faces who make clothes for you," Kalpona Akter told a Toronto audience. "You are on the top of the supply chain and the worker is at the bottom, and you two have a relationship that you may not know about."
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TALKING ABOUT ORGANIZING:
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WEBWORK: Mail Chimps & Changing Walmart

By Derek Blackadder
Tweets were tweeted. Flickr was deployed on strike days, as was Instagram. The result? One thousand five hundred actions (think about that for just a second) took place at 1,500 Walmart locations. Simultaneously. On the biggest day of the year for retail in the U.S.
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THE INFINITE ENERGY ILLUSION
A Climate/Justice Commentary

By Teresa Healy
There can be no individual path towards climate justice. We have to find our way collectively, which means we need to learn how to talk to one another. Let's start with the massive new hydroelectric development at Labrador's Muskrat Falls.


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