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Excerpt from Beyond ‘No War’: A Panel Discussion on Demilitarization and Transformative Social Movements

Click here to download audio. On Friday November 13th, Demilitarize McGill hosted the panel discussion “Beyond ‘No War’: Celebrating Resistance to Canadian Nationalism,” in the McConnell Engineering Building. The organization exists to “oppose research, recruitment and other activity for military purposes… by ending military collaboration at McGill.” Beyond No War was moderated by the artist-activist Kama La Mackerel, and […]

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McGill University Receives Notice of Seizure by Kahentinetha Horn Regarding Stolen Land

[audio https://ia601508.us.archive.org/33/items/KahentinethaInterview/Kahentinetha%20Interview.mp3] Click Here to Download This Report On September 12, 2015, a Notice of Seizure was delivered to McGill University by Kahentinetha Horn of the Bear Clan, a member of the Kahnawake community. The notice outlined McGill’s use of Mohawk land that had never been sold by the Kahnawake community as well as the outstanding […]

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McGill University accused of withholding information on Military Ties

(Photo Credit : Demilitarize McGill Facebook Page) Click Here to Download CKUT spoke with Cadence O’Neal, an antiwar organizers at McGill. Students claim that McGill University is displaying increasing desperation in its bid to stop students from learning about military research on campus. The McGill administration is shelling out for an expert access-to-information legal team, Raymond […]

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Panel Discussion: Opposing Militarism and Austerity in Canada

Listen to a panel discussion recorded live on CKUT’s community news program Off the Hour that highlights the voices of Montreal activists working to oppose both militarism and war. In this discussion local activists highlight the massive financial resources directed to the current neo-colonial military bombing of Iraq and Syria while at home, in communities […]

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Palestine Solidarity Sessions: Interview with Doug Smith of Tadamon!

[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/under_the_olive_tree/doug_smith_-_tadamon_cure_18min10.mp3] Click here to download audio Doug Smith is a Montreal- based Palestine solidarity activist and a member of Tadamon!. Tadamon is a Montreal-based collective which works in solidarity with struggles for self-determination, equality and justice in the ‘Middle East’ and in diaspora communities in Montreal and beyond. In this interview Doug will be talking […]

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Demilitarize McGill holds another blockade in protest of ongoing military research at McGill

[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/demilitarize_mcgill_itw_0314.mp3] Click here to download audio On Friday, March 14th, students at McGill University with the group Demilitarize McGill blockaded the Macdonald Engineering building on campus for several hours in the morning. Roughly 25 people took part in the action to denounce Mcgill’s collaboration with the Canadian military in ongoing drone warfare research.

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Light shed on military research at McGill university

[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/demilitarize_mcgill_report.mp3] Click here to download audio On Tuesday, February 25th, members of Demilitarize McGill blocked access to McGill’s Shock Wave Physics Group laboratories, as an act of opposition to military research at McGill. Demilitarize McGill is a campaign organized by students and community members hoping to interrupt McGill University’s history of complicity in war and […]