On Wednesday June 7th, tenants from the Toronto neighbourhood of Parkdale occupied the Landlord & Tenant Board to shut down a hearing for an above guideline rent increase at an apartment building at 87 Jameson Ave.
Christine Jack of the St’at’imc Nation maintains a checkpoint 50 kilometres into the Yalakom Valley near Lilloet BC, effectively shutting down logging operations from that point and patrols the kilometers before the camp as well as nearby valleys.
Montreal community groups came together with autonomous radicals last week to demand access to housing, squatting buildings and holding free barbecues in the park.
Montreal radicals began a “week of occupations” by squatting an abandoned hospital that they hope to turn into a housing complex. When the police attacked, they barricaded themselves inside. More actions are planned through the coming week.
A group of autonomous environmentalists in Montreal occupied the offices of EACOM Timber, in opposition to the company’s plan to log forest in the habitat of endangered caribou in Northern Quebec.
On April 6, dozens gathered in Montréal Nord to celebrate the birthday of Fredy Villanueva, a Honduran teen who was shot to death by Montreal Police in August 9 of 2008. Interviews with Nargess from Montréal-Nord Républik, and Ricardo, from the Family Committee.
Under the hashtag #SiMeMatan (If they kill me) thousands of women protest femicide following the murder of Levsy, a 22 year old student at the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
On April 29th, the National Front, a coalition of neo-nazis led by the Traditionalist Worker Party and the National Socialist Movement, rallied in the small town of Pikeville, KY.
Red and Anarchist Skinheads (RASH) and Montreal Sisterhood, made a graffiti in solidarity with a comrade in Marseille, France, who was stabbed by two fascists in late March.