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Defend Our Coast Day of Action

Defend Our Coast, Victoria BC

On October 22, 2012, over 5,000 people gathered in front of the BC Legislature in Victoria to protest tar sands pipelines and tankers. From the Defend Our Coast website: What we witnessed today was the very embodiment of “grassroots.” First Nations and environmental leaders may have been the organizing force behind Defend our Coast, but…

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What’s the Beef with Raw Milk?

Raw Milk Protest, Victoria BC

On November 23, all across this great land of Canada, people gathered in many of the provinces’ major cities to rally for and celebrate Food Freedom Day. The rallies took place on the fifth anniversary of the 2006 raid on dairy farmer and raw milk activist, Michael Schmidt’s Glencolton Farms. The Michael Schmidt Backstory Glencolton…

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