CLASSE calls for rest period – “Social Strike” does not rest: July 22 march, August 1st Casseoles HUGE

Michael HollowayOccupy Toronto
04 August 2012
by Michael Holloway

 

From ROAR Magazine, August 4, 2012
O, Canada, we stand on guard for thee!
by Nadim Fetaih

Monthly Quebec Student's march - Montreal July 22, 2012 via ROAR Magazine

They said that it had fizzled out. They said it was over. They said a lot of things. But one thing is clear: here in Montreal, the fight is far from over.

 

“On July 22nd, I went to Montreal to witness what was said to be a dying fight — but that couldn’t be further from the truth. Oh the folly of our times, believing that regrouping is in fact the destruction of a movement. What I saw was a beautiful sight of solidarity for the student cause in Quebec. Men and women, young and old, were out in full force, proving once again that the movement, which hides for but a moment, is only growing stronger below the radar of the media and general population.

As a person living in Toronto, all I could do was mire at the beautiful stories that would find itself within my city limits, to reach my ears as I would listen attentively at the admiration of my fellow Canadians. For the first time in a long time, I truly feel proud to be Canadian. A mass movement is growing.

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Read the rest at ROAR Magazine | “O, Canada, we stand on guard for thee!” | by Nadim Fetaih published August 4, 2012 – http://roarmag.org/2012/08/o-canada-we-stand-on-guard-for-thee/

 

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