Posts by Jordy-boy

CHAN delegation to Haiti to report findings in public meetings across Canada

Posted by on September 25th, 2011 in Band News

Hi folks, Here in Winnipeg, we raised some funds earlier this summer to help finance a 10 day delegation visit to Haiti by activists involved with the Canada-Haiti Action Network (CHAN). A set of public meetings across Canada are scheduled to publicize the findings. Our event in Winnipeg will be held ... (more)

Vancouver and Winnipeg Haiti Solidarity Groups Host Partners in Health Speaker This Week

Posted by on March 21st, 2011 in Band News

While many charities pose as little more than unsightly and foul-smelling band aids for international capital, the solidarity-based internationalist project known as Partners in Health is most certainly not of that kind. We're very excited to have the opportunity to host Donna Barry, the Director of Advocacy and Policy for Partners ... (more)

Hmmm, I Wonder How Much Worse Cholera is Than the Flu??!!

Posted by on January 12th, 2011 in Band News

Hey Friendly People of Planet Earth, Well, here I am, poor me, dealing with the flu for the 5th consecutive day, in the confines of my poop-bedded (whoops!) home in Winnipeg. The worst illness I've had to confront in 15 years, man-o-man alive, I feel like crap. Sweats, chills, leaking snot, ... (more)

Feb 11th PiH/Zanmi Lasante Fundraiser in Winnipeg

Posted by on February 4th, 2010 in Band News

Considering the farcical attempts to dress up militarism in humanitarian clothing, real grassroots community based options to assist the relief effort in Haiti are needed more than ever. An emergency relief fundraiser has been organized in Winnipeg on Feb 11th for Partners in Health/Zanmi Lasante's incredible efforts in Haiti. Performers ... (more)

allow war resisters refuge in canada!!

Posted by on December 17th, 2007 in Commentary

i recently finished reading a book called "The Deserter's Tale", which focuses on the iraq war experiences of private Joshua Key. This book is easy to read and understand, and confirms much of the reporting i've heard via Democracy Now! or ZNet over the past few years since the war ... (more)

HAITI TODAY: ECONOMIC CALAMITY, FOREIGN INTERFERENCE

Posted by on September 11th, 2007 in Activism

Hello Concerned Citizens!! If you happen to be around the Winnipeg area, consider coming to this speaking event tonight. Roger Annis will drive another nail into the coffin of the notion of Canadian humanitarianism and benevolent foreign policy this evening, as he relays information gathered during his recent visit to Haiti. ... (more)

Propagandhi to participate in the 5th annual Run For Rights!! Pledge your support below!!

Posted by on June 3rd, 2007 in Activism

heythere, hithere, hothere, heythere! on saturday june 9th, we'll be taking part in a major fundraising effort in winnipeg. the 5th annual RUN FOR RIGHTS is taking place, to raise $ for 14 Winnipeg organizations working for social justice and human rights. Chrissy-boy and Jordy-boy are taking pledges to support ... (more)

former plappers continue to disproportionately give the gears to the corporate vulture class

Posted by on April 15th, 2007 in Commentary

Last wednesday afternoon, i poked my head in at the g7 orifice for a second, smelled the farts, and promptly removed myself to a safer haven within the confines of winnipeg's finest cafe and bookstore, mondragon. Here, as i perused the books in search of a copy of Orwells' "Homage ... (more)

people in vancouver, edmonton, winnipeg, check this shit out!!

Posted by on October 13th, 2006 in Activism

hi everyone!!! if you're in vancouver, edmonton, or winnipeg over the next week, please consider checking out this documentary film. we had the opportunity to meet kevin last year. he's a great guy, and his film deserves as much attention as possible. he'll be on hand to present the film in ... (more)

propagandhi to stink up ‘run for rights’ – june 10th

Posted by on May 27th, 2006 in Activism, Band News

hello good peoples of the multiverse!! the boys propagandhi will be participating as fundraisers at the 5th annual 'run for rights', here in winnistink, on june 10th. buddy-derek the hoguelater x-press put together this handy link where you can support the effort to create the Jean Dominique Popular University Project in ... (more)

oh yeah…..

Posted by on November 11th, 2005 in Activism

uhhhh, make that 1pm sat nov 12th @ 1091 dominion at portage ave for the winnipeg rally. visit here for other cdn participation: http://www.canadahaitiaction.ca/action.php that's all folks!! off to band practise......phweeeeeeeeup!!

protest canadian state sponsored terrorism in haiti, nov.12-20 across canada!!

Posted by on November 11th, 2005 in Activism

this chapter in the relentless multi-century (neo)colonial onslaught on haiti involves paul martin and jacques chirac eating out george w. bush's ass while an illegally installed puppet regime facilitates mega-theft for the rich, while again, beating down the poor. i live for the day when pigface martin, pierre pettigrew and co. ... (more)

Canada out of Haiti, farts, etc …

Posted by on October 18th, 2005 in Activism, Band News, Commentary

Chelios, I have a couple of things to announce, most importantly this here book launch for anyone around the winnipeg area to consider attending. This promises to be very informative, and I'm sure most of us out there would indeed be surprised at the scale of canadian bullshit being forced upon ... (more)