Radio-Canada reporting that pot selling stalls are multiplying in Kanesatake and the police can't do anything because they don't have authority on res.
This is coming after a controversy about they mayor of Oka raising panic that if the local indigenous reservation reveives a parcel of land (that had precipitated the Oka Crisis) there would be marijuana selling stalls.
Fucking colonialist settlers, man. Fucking colonialist settlers. They just can't deal with the concept of indigenous sovereignty. They just can't.
"Tous les mêmes"
And then the rest. I'm crying.
It's Canada Day, and Algeria just defeated Tanzania and made to the All-Africa Soccer Cup playoffs. This is what is currently happening in Montreal's Little Maghreb.
In any European country, there would be a nativist/nationalist riot. But hey (with every anticolonialist caveat) Happy Canada Day.
Ps. The Chilean flag is the cherry on top.
Free Carola Rakete, the heroic captain of Sea Watch 3 who after weeks at sea, put the life and well-being of tens of asylum seekers above the petty prohibitions of the Italian state and forcefully docked the ship in Lampedusa!
No one is illegal! Asylum is a right!
Down with the inhumane Italian/EU asylum system! Down with Salvini!
@gemlog if you are asking what I am referring to, I'm specifically talking about places like the Moria Camp on Lesbos island in Greece.
@acharnes people are still shocked when I say that I have an ongoing personal boycott against Australia over its concentration camps
@scottishwobbly if it's me that gets to choose what label I wear, I always go to the "ecosocialist" label.
But one is not always labelled the way they want.
Now about Trotsky, well, sigh, history.
unpopular opinion, tankie-ism
Cromwell was a brutal genocidal asshole.
Jefferson was a racist slave owning hypocrite.
Napoleon was a war-mongering megalomaniac.
Bourgeois republican democracy was built on the blood and tears and the betrayed dreams of millions.
Compared to feudalism, absolutism, etc? Worth it.
The USSR, PRC, etc, the experience of 20th century Really Existing Socialism was blood stained, criminal, atrocious.
Please excuse me for according it the same benefit of the doubt as I do bourgeois republican democracy.
No more, no less.
Milton Friedman’s Economic Racism: The godfather of neoclassical economics ignored the market forces of discrimination and slavery. https://evonomics.com/milton-friedmans-economic-racism/
Protesters decry Hamilton police after arrest connected to Pride violence
Jewish human rights scholar: yes, America has built concentration camps
"We need new utopias."
Sunbeam City is a Libertarian Socialist solarpunk instance. It is ran democratically by a cooperative of like-minded individuals.