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The Black Bloc and the Red Square

This is a translation of the article “Black Bloc et carré rouge” by Francis Dupuis-Déri – professor of political science at l’UQAM and author of the book Les Black Blocs (Lux, 2007). This article was originally published in french on … Continue reading

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New post at the geogging collective

I have posted the speech I gave at the General Assembly of the Concordia-wide Community on April 26th on the geogging collective.

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The Struggle Continues at Concordia

Concordia has entered exam season despite serious disruptions of the academic semester. Students in GPE have missed 5 weeks of classes, prompting some to argue at our last GA that by the university’s own rules credit given for these classes … Continue reading

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MONDAY: Students Harassed, Videotaped and Struck by Security at Concordia in Backlash against Strike

This morning in the Faubourg building. 7 security personnel videotaping 4 students. Two of these students were women. No students had been blocked from class No professor had been blocked from class Total undue harassment and intimidation instigated by administration. … Continue reading

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New post on the Geogging Collective

I have added a new post to the Geogging Collective called Putting the Quebec Student Strikes in Context – in response to a thread on a critical geography listserv, it’s an attempt to help non-local geographers understand the context of … Continue reading

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GEOG210. Letter from Jim Freeman to his students.

GEOG2104A11 » Forums » Course announcements » The Strike The Strike by JAMES FREEMAN – Tuesday, 6 March 2012, 11:13 AM I arrived at the classroom this morning to find the entrances blocked by strikers. If I can’t enter the … Continue reading

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Special Letter to Independent Students taking Geography & Environment Classes

This post means to address the special situation of Independent Students who are taking classes in departments on strike. 

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