Did the BCGEU do this?
Did the BCGEU put a new meaning to the concept of the flying squad on Thursday?
Posted in #KeepingItClassy, BCGEU, Black Bloc, Canada, Conspiracy, David Eby, NDP, Occupy Movement, Occupy Vancouver, Olympics, Politics, PostMedia, SunVinceTai, Unions, Violence
Tagged BCGEU, Black Bloc, BlackBloc, current-events, four seasons hotel in vancouver, Macdonald Stainsby, Michael Hejazi, Mining, Occupy Vancouver, pie thrower, Politics, union activist, Vancouver
Warren “Smokey” Thomas, Curiously Named President of OPSEU
I wrote about OPSEU local 330’s labour dispute a few weeks ago, and how they were suggesting the use of riot gear against autistic children. Honestly, this was one of the most disturbing stories about the labour movement I’ve heard of in years. Well, it seems the problem is now getting worse…
Posted in Ontario Public Service Employees Union, OPSEU, Unions
Tagged Autism, Autistic Children, Canada, labour dispute, labour movement, Ontario, Ontario Public Service Employees Union, OPSEU, parents of autistic children, riot gear, Unions
One of the provisions of Bill 78 is that demonstrators must present a planned route to the city eight hours prior to any marches. The students in Montreal have come up with an innovative answer to that…
Anarchist Joey- more to come on him!
There’s a funny thing about Toronto’s anarcho-primitivist community. On the one hand, they are complete attention whores- putting on a show for every TV camera they see. But, every time they see me with a camera, they feel the need to swear, issue threats, and try to block my filming. Even in a crowd where dozens of people are taking pictures…
Posted in Alex Hundert, Aw@l, Black Bloc, Marxism, Occupy Movement, Occupy Toronto, Politics, Student Unions, Unions, Violence
Tagged abbie hoffman, Anarcho-primitivism, Black Bloc, BlackBloc, Chant, College Street, Dave Vasey, Occupy Wall Street, Politics, Prison Slang, repressed anger, Toronto