Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m...– Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (via cassket)
Toronto News: Ford outsources business cards to... →
Mayor Rob Ford has outsourced the printing of business cards for himself and his staff to his family’s printing company, billing taxpayers up to four times as much per card as councillors who have them printed by the city. Expense records released Friday include an Aug. 29 invoice from Deco Label & Tags for $1,579.15, including HST, for 20,600 cards for Ford and his staff. The cost is 7...
Child Slaves Made Your Halloween Candy. Stop... →
Every October, American kids like mine are treated to a wide array of chocolates—Snickers, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Butterfingers—because hundreds of thousands of children in West Africa are enslaved harvesting cocoa beans. These children are performing this work for the benefit of most of the mainstream chocolate providers in the United States. A report from the International Institute...
What should be done about Occupy protest camps? -... →
What should be done about Occupy protest camps? They should be removed, it’s unsafe 15.38% (570 votes) Nothing, they have a right to be there 82.19% (3,046 votes) I’m not sure 2.43% (90 votes) Total Votes: 3,706
City Councillors put forward motion to support... →
TORONTO – Two city councillors put forward a motion to City Council on Monday to bolster the support of the Occupy Toronto protests at St. James Park. Councillor Gord Perks submitted a motion, seconded by Councillor Shelley Carroll, calling on City Council to “endorse the peaceful protests of the Occupy Toronto movement.” According to the motion put forward, “Torontonians, like citizens around...
Black pregnant woman killed while protecting... →
clint-tastic: darkjez: Black pregnant woman killed while protecting kids in Brownsville, BK aphoticoccurrences: and apparently, there is no coverage of this and no arrest. a gunman on the top of a building starts targeting children at school and a number of people are injured…
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Studio time with IAN THORNLEY, make a dream come... →
hey folks. I have an old friend who is competing for a chance to work in the studio with his all time favorite musician, IAN THORNLEY. Please, if you have a spare moment, vote HERE for him. His name is Terence Babych. Thanks people!
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EMERGENCY CALL TO ACTION: Keep Bloomberg and Kelly... →
“This is an emergency situation. Please take a minute to read this, and please take action and spread the word far and wide. Occupy Wall Street is gaining momentum, with occupation actions now happening in cities across the world. But last night Mayor Bloomberg and the NYPD notified Occupy Wall Street participants about plans to “clean the park”—the site of the Wall Street...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author Chris Hedges talks about the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement Thanks for coming out CBC
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Occupy Wall Street: The Most Important Thing in... →
”..We all know, or at least sense, that the world is upside down: we act as if there is no end to what is actually finite—fossil fuels and the atmospheric space to absorb their emissions. And we act as if there are strict and immovable limits to what is actually bountiful—the financial resources to build the kind of society we need…”
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This is really beautiful wajidsali: Pakistani wedding in Montreal!! Great work!! Thank you for sharing this wonderful clip!- looks fantastic!
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CANADIANS! AMERICANS! ALL CITIZENS OF THE WORLD! lets do this shit. find your city, time to be heard. GLOBAL PEACEFUL PROTEST.