‘politics’ Archive

NU Saskatchewan studying economics, decolonization, art & activism

The Saskatoon group got off to a great start this year with an awesome day of orientation on October 14th and a Welcome Party that night which was attended by 16 of the 24 Saskatchewan grads as well as several advisory members and donors. (The event was held at Root Down Worker’s Cooperative Cafe – […]

Powershift: youth leadership on climate action

From October 26-29, PowerShift 2012 Canada will bring 1500 young people (18-30) from diverse backgrounds together in Ottawa to build a movement for climate and environmental justice. Through workshops, panel discussions, caucuses, regional strategizing, actions and other activities, participants will develop their understanding about the intersections between environmental and social justice issues, build a range […]

The Moonbow Connection

by Katie Rasmussen, NUCalgary2 “Someday we’ll find it, the Moonbow Connection, the lovers, the dreamers and me.” Hello out there. I am writing to you after an inspiring weekend on a central Alberta ranch with a crew of some of the most dedicated, passionate, and sincere people I have the pleasure to know.  The crew? […]