SOCIAL STRUGGLES AGAINST PRISONS, SURVEILLANCE & REPRESSION
Please join us
TUESDAY JANUARY 31st for
Speakers + Music + LAUNCH of 2 BOOKS....
- political prisoner David Gilbert's memoirs "Love and Struggle"
and "Whose Streets: The Toronto G20 and the Challenges of Summit Protest"
Panel Discussion: 5:30 - 6:30
BROWSE the radical book fair & info tables: 6:30-7:00
Video/Images, HiP HOP / WORD SLAM &
MUSIC --> 7pm @ Grassroots Cafe
(same building, 12666 72nd Avenue
[ mapped here: fb event pg ])
Homes Not Jails! Community Organizer AIYANAS ORMOND
with info on the expansion of Surrey Remand (and many other prisons) through "P3s" (public-private partnerships)
The Mass Incarceration Agenda in Canada: The View from Vancouver
Toronto-based rapper TESTAMENT
of Test Their Logik on his 'Action Raps Louder' Tour...
Sharing words, music & images from his experiences,
just returned from Athens, Greece & Tahrir Square, Cairo
[ http://www.testtheirlogik.com/ ]
East Van hacker/info activist JOE BOWSER
On how the Canadian government has developed its
apparatus of surveillance and refined its methods of
control and repression; Presenting a summary of his
intriguing findings based on Access to Information
requests & extensive research following the 2010
G20 meetings in Toronto
[ http://paroxysms.ca/ | MediaCoop - G20 Papers ]