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California, Chicago, and a Rock Beach

I could tell I wasn’t going to get anything done with Cheyanne as we sat in the student center of her high school on a frigid afternoon in Chicago’s North Lawndale Community. 1,420 more words

Suffering the Silent Victories

So this draws to a close a summer of tireless effort, outreach and networking, community engagement and camaraderie, personal battles and struggles as well as a continued education and insight into a desperately broken system and the many obstacles planted firmly in the path of real INSTITUTIONAL and CULTURAL change. 1,043 more words

Community

Racism Used to Prevent Proletarian Unity

With all of the events that have been occurring in Ferguson we are again reminded of the spectre of racism in our society. Despite some people’s claims to the contrary, we have not moved past the petty views that someone who is a different race than us is somehow bad or undesirable simply because of the colour of their skin. 397 more words

Criticism

S K Y H A R V E S T F A R M S

Sky Harvest, Vancouver’s first local and organically gown urban farm, is delivering to more than 25 businesses within Vancouver.

Urban farms change the way a city operates, looks and feel; it provides cities with the opportunity to educate its residents and is beneficial to the environment. 222 more words

Vancouver