Activism, Canpoli, Disability Movement, Events, Human Rights

Why Disabled Canadians should care about Bill C – 51

Today I was asked why disabled people should be concerned about bill C-51. This was my response : I'm not sure I'm understanding your question, are you saying that the serious potential for the violation of human rights is not a concern of the disability community? "Demonstrating without an official permit or protesting despite a… Continue reading Why Disabled Canadians should care about Bill C – 51

Activism, Climate Justice, environment

Orissa tribe to #Avatar director: now you watch our film

LONDON - Members of a tribe in Orissa who have been battling against a multinational mining company now want the director of the Hollywood blockbuster ‘Avatar’ to join their high-profile campaign. An advertisement placed Monday in Variety, the Hollywood entertainment magazine, informs director James Cameron about the tribe’s fight against the mining company Vedanta Resources… Continue reading Orissa tribe to #Avatar director: now you watch our film