North America

I HAVE NO TRUST IN POLICE OR THE SYSTEM AFTER THIS

July 14, 2010
Testimony #8 from the G-20–Reports from witnesses and subjects of police actions

Peace Process Going Nowhere, Israeli Elite Doing Fine

July 12, 2010

Gideon Levy, a columnist in the Israeli newspaper Haaratz writes, "If there remained any vestiges of hope in the Middle East from Barack Obama, they have dissipated; if some people still expected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to lead a courageous move, they now know they made a mistake (and misled others)." "The masked ball is…

Peace Process Going Nowhere, Israeli Elite Doing Fine

July 12, 2010

Gideon Levy, a columnist in the Israeli newspaper Haaratz writes, "If there remained any vestiges of hope in the Middle East from Barack Obama, they have dissipated; if some people still expected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to lead a courageous move, they now know they made a mistake (and misled others)." "The masked ball is…

G-20 EXPOSES ONTARIO ‘MARTIAL LAW’

July 12, 2010

Paul Cavalluzzo: Ontario Public Works Act removes probable cause & right to free and peaceful assembly

Mass Protests in North America

July 10, 2010
Paul Jay: Was the prime minister the hidden hand behind the G-20 fiasco in Toronto?

TORONTO NEIGHBORHOOD DEFENDS G-20 ACTIVISTS

July 10, 2010

Criminal lawyer, daughter of a police officer, and Parkdale resident Riali Johannesson was one of dozens caught up in a mass detention outside the anti-G-20 convergence space. She tells us about how the experience of having watching her community’s rights temporarily stripped has increased her empathy for her clients from more marginalized communities. With police…

"OFFICER BUBBLES": FROM BUBBLES TO BOOKINGS?

July 10, 2010

  Tiny bubbles cause international stir 'Officer Bubbles' video goes viral around the world By DON PEAT, Toronto Sun     A YouTube video of a woman blowing bubbles at Toronto Police officers during the G20 is getting world wide attention. The video, called “Booked for Bubbles?” and posted by therealnews.com, includes one officer stating…