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December 2016

Resistance in the Time of Trump: A Public Discussion

December 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

12:00-12:30 PM: Food and Registration 12:30-3:00 PM: Facilitated Discussion with Invited Speakers Invited Speakers: Dorene Bernard, Candida Hadley, El Jones, KelleyAnne Malinen, Diane Obed, Isaac Saney, Ardath Whynacht, and Erin Wunker Facilitators: Fazeela Jiwa and Alex Khasnabish 3:15-4:15 PM: Break-out Groups (organizing for action) 4:30 PM: Event Close Childcare provided on-site. Free pizza and drinks. Free admission. Co-sponsored by Fernwood Publishing and the Radical Imagination Project

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April 2017

Public Discussion: Our Common Front Against Fascism

April 2, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                          How have people organized to confront fascism? What are the best lessons we can learn for our own organizing from historical examples near and far? Join us for a public discussion about struggles against fascism then and now and the history and contemporary possibility of building a common front against fascism. A public discussion featuring John Munroe and Isaac Saney, moderated by Alex Khasnabish. Free and open…

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May 2017

Barring Who We Are: Prison from Turtle Island to Palestine

May 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Halifax Central Library,
5440 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
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                            From political rhetoric to the popular imagination, prisons are presented as key social institutions and incarceration as a necessary tool for maintaining civilized life. But are they? What if, instead of imagining prisons as frightening but essential places, we understand them as institutions key to defending and extending white supremacy, settler colonialism, and capitalist exploitation? Drawing on examples from Turtle Island to Palestine, this panel explores…

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