Posted by Jordy-boy 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)
Posted by The Rod on April 26th, 2007 in Activism
Here is the listing for the Walk For Darfur on Sunday in Winnipeg and a link to the Walks in the rest of the world world. I really do hope to see you there!
"Sunday the 29th of April is Global Darfur Day under the Globe for Darfur initiative ... (more)
Posted by The Rod on April 24th, 2007 in Activism, Band News
This Thursday Me and Doinklberry(AKA Hairy Hannah) are going to be whipping up a thrashing frenzy and laying it down in solid form for you to listen to in the very near future. Two tunes.
If you haven't noticed; Our inhumane catastrophe is stewing our stink down to the ... (more)
Posted by The Rod on April 4th, 2007 in Activism
For all you Winnipeggers ...
Vigil and Commemoration of the 1994 Tutsi Genocide
Members of Manitoba's Rwandan community will be holding an evening vigil and commemoration of the 1994 Tutsi Genocide in Rwanda. The events will be held at the University of Winnipeg on April ... (more)
Posted by The Rod on March 19th, 2007 in Activism, Commentary
The frost is still on the ground. But we are optimistic tommorrow will, in fact be the first day of spring!
I'm on a high today! After 23 years or Dio listening I got a thumbs up the Dio created devil horn salute from Ronnie himself. Not just once but ... (more)
Posted by Jesus H. Chris on February 9th, 2007 in Activism, Band News
Just received a copy of a benefit comp we're on in the mail today meant to help underwrite Peter Young's legal costs after being sentenced to federal prison for his work in liberating animals from a fur slaughter-house. Check it out.
Posted by Jesus H. Chris on November 28th, 2006 in Activism
Rally this Saturday, December 2nd at the Provincial Legislature Building at 1 PM.
Posted by The Rod on October 25th, 2006 in Activism
Stop the Genocide in Dafur - March and Rally in Winnipeg
Sunday, October 29, 2006 from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Start marching from the Duckworth Centre at The University of Winnipeg to the Legislative Grounds where refugees from Sudan will speak and petitions will be signed.
Posted by Jordy-boy on October 13th, 2006 in Activism
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)
Posted by The Rod on August 4th, 2006 in Activism, Commentary
This week we can add add one 15,000 ton Mediterranian Sea oil spill to the wreckage that is still the historic country of Lebanon. Israeli jets attacked a storage tank at a Lebanese power plant. The spill has affected more than 100 kilometers of the Lebanese coast. ... (more)
Posted by The Rod on July 19th, 2006 in Activism, Commentary
I know Gland just posted an update as well and I don't mean to take away from that so please check out his update right after mine.
I would like to announce something that's happening in Winnipeg this Sunday. To bring attention to the insane crisis in Sudan ( ... (more)
Posted by Jordy-boy 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)
Posted by The Rod on April 30th, 2006 in Activism, General Blatherings
Good luck and good job to everyone in the U.S. who plans on holding events and protests or walking out of school or work in support of immigrants. It's good to see such great support for people. Excellent!"This will symbolize the interdependence of all of us, not just immigrants, but ... (more)
Posted by The Rod on March 17th, 2006 in Activism
It's Me, the Rod, once again!
Today I have to tell you about a few great things going on in our city. first of all, however, i will say that on September 23rd Me and Hannah are going on a METAL PILGRIMAGE!!! Where to? I ain't telling! What for? Oh ... (more)
Posted by Glen Lambert on March 13th, 2006 in Activism
Hey Winnipeggers. Check this:
Date and Time: Monday, March 27, 2006
Location: University of Winnipeg, Room 1L12, 545 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB @ 7pm
Admission: Free (donations accepted)
Patrick Elie, a Haiti-based political rights activist and former Minister of the first government of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide (1991-96), will be in Winnipeg from March ... (more)
Posted by Glen Lambert on February 15th, 2006 in Activism
G7 Welcoming Committee Records and CKUW present:
ISRAEL'S 'DISENGAGEMENT': A VIEW FROM GAZA
After six months in the Middle East, photojournalist Jon Elmer will be discussing the Gaza 'disengagement' and the shifting dynamics of the Israel-Palestine conflict with photography and original reportage from on the ground in the Gaza Strip, West Bank ... (more)
Posted by Jordy-boy 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:
that's all folks!! off to band practise......phweeeeeeeeup!!
Posted by Jordy-boy 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)
Posted by Glen Lambert on November 7th, 2005 in Activism
Winnipeggers! Check Ã§a...
United Jewish Peopleâ€™s Order and Canadian Jewish Outlook present
POST-GAZA REALITIES: is there a way out of the conflict?
A public meeting with JEFF HALPER (Co-ordinator, Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions)
Thurs, November 10
190 Rupert Ave (at Main St)
The hype surrounding Sharonâ€™s â€œdisengagementâ€ from Gaza has raised expectations that ... (more)
Posted by Glen Lambert on November 4th, 2005 in Activism
This comes a day late and a dollar short (sorry), but if you live in Winnipeg and read this in the next hour:
silent witness project
comemorating Manitoban women who were victims of domestic homicide
NOV 4, 11:30 am
at the Manitoba Legislature.