subMedia Shorts

Our collection of short news segments, riot porn mash-ups, action recaps, front-line reportbacks, hot takes, and calls for support – all optimized for social media attention spans.

Security Culture Tip 2 – Don’t Talk About It

Loose lips sink ships. Snitching is never acceptable – even if it’s by accident.

Security Culture Tip 1 – Believe What You Are Doing is Powerful & Important

First in a series of tips on staying safe while taking action. Remember to take yourself seriously… because those in power certainly will.

Raid on Tyendinaga

On February 24th, the OPP raided the camp at Wynam Road, established in Tyendinaga Mohawk territory in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs.

Toronto Blocks the Rails

On Feb 15th, 50 people snuck onto some train tracks in Ontario and shut down the second biggest rail yard in Canada. They were soon joined by a large crowd of supporters who helped hold down the blockade for the rest of the day.

When All Else Fails, Wet’suwet’en Supporters Block the Rails

In the week following the RCMP invasion of Wet’suwet’en territories, supporters have risen up and #ShutDownCanada. Some of the most effective solidarity actions have come in the form of rail blockades that have paralyzed the national economy.

#ShutDownCanada: Wet’suwet’en Solidarity Action Round-up

In the days following the RCMP invasion of Wet’suwet’en territories and arrest of Unist’ot’en matriarchs, solidarity actions have spread all across so-called Canada.

Port of Vancouver Blocked in Solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en

On Feb 6th, supporters of the Wet’suwet’en marched through Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside before blocking three entrances to the Port of Vancouver.

Hwy 403 Blocked in Solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en

On February 6th, hours after the RCMP raid on Wet’suwet’en land defenders, a group of supporters led by Haudenosaunee, Anishinaabe and Metis women and two-spirits blocked Highway 403 near Highway 6 outside of Hamilton and the Six Nations reserve.

Time to Rise Up: RCMP Invades Wet’suwet’en Territory

Early in the morning on February 6, the RCMP launched their long-anticipated raid on Wet’suwet’en land defenders. The time has come for supporters to rise up and #ShutDownCanada.

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All Eyes on Wet’suwet’en: Solidarity Action Round-Up

On January 7, an international call went out for a week of solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en. People in dozens of cities answered the call.

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year – 2019

2019’s greatest riot hits from all around the world (but mostly Hong Kong and Chile).

EVADE: Inside Chile’s Anti-Capitalist Uprising

A short report on the recent uprisings in Chile, which started as a protest against a fare hike and have since grown into a full-blown uprising.

Hamilton Queers Bash Back

Queers in Hamilton rally to demand the release of one of their comrades in the aftermath of a clash at this year’s Pride celebrations.

Pebble Mine & the Battle for Bristol Bay

If completed, the proposed Pebble Mine would be the largest open pit mine in Turtle Island, and would endanger the salmon that feed 32 Native tribal communities in and around Bristol Bay, Alaska.

Founder’s syndrome be damned!

After a 25 year run, subMedia’s founder hangs his mask.

Parkdale vs Timbercreek

On March 13th, tenants from Parkdale paid a visit to their new landlord, Timbercreek Asset Management.

Trudeau Does Nothing as Woman gets Assaulted

During a speech by Justin Trudeau, Aamjiwnaang First Nation community organizer Vanessa Gray was assaulted by an audience member, while the Canadian Prime Minister did nothing. Vanessa Gray tells us what happened.

Elsipogtog in Five Minutes

In the summer of 2013, the Mi’kmaq in New Brunswick began a campaign against fracking in their territories. Through protests, blockades and sabotage, they managed to kick SWN Resources out of their territories and inspire indigenous people across the country.

Solidarity With the Wet’suwet’en Spreads Across So-Called “Canada”

Following the dismantling of the barricades on Wet’suwet’en territory, solidarity actions continue to take place across so-called “Canada” and beyond.

Jacques Cartier Bridge Blocked in So-Called “Montreal”

The Jacques Cartier Bridge — a vital transportation corridor in so-called “Montreal” — is shut down in response to the RCMP’s attack on the Wet’suwet’en.