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1.  Canadian bank apologizes for freezing civil liberties protester’s account  

2022-06-01


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At the behest of the government. The post Canadian bank apologizes for freezing civil liberties protester’s account appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

2.  Trudeau faces “unprecedented” inquiry into using emergency powers against civil liberties protesters  

2022-03-16


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A committee will look into the unsettling behavior. The post Trudeau faces “unprecedented” inquiry into using emergency powers against civil liberties protesters appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

3.  GiveSendGo says it will refund remaining Freedom Convoy donations after freezing order  

2022-03-11


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To avoid the funds being seized and distributed by the government. The post GiveSendGo says it will refund remaining Freedom Convoy donations after freezing order appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

4.  Canada: Civil liberties protesters that had bank accounts frozen will have permanent record  

2022-03-09


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A permanent marker on their accounts. The post Canada: Civil liberties protesters that had bank accounts frozen will have permanent record appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

5.  Temp Ottawa police chief considers taking action against officers who donated to Freedom Convoy  

2022-03-09


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After donor lists were leaked. The post Temp Ottawa police chief considers taking action against officers who donated to Freedom Convoy appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

6.  Canada’s finance intelligence expert admits Freedom Convoy donors posed no threat  

2022-03-02


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Yet, they were cut off from financial services. The post Canada’s finance intelligence expert admits Freedom Convoy donors posed no threat appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

7.  Truckers, Tractors, and Ukraine: What Do They Tell us About Democracy?  

2022-02-28


Counter Punch
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Amidst pictures of the new war in Ukraine, the U.S. is anticipating photos of truck convoys arriving in the Washington D.C. area, protesting many issues including vaccine mandates. Ukraine’s democracy is under assault just as in the U.S., we are seeing democracy in action: people organizing to use thei...

8.  “Doesn't Really Add Up”: Canadian MPs Grill Public Safety Minister On Use Of Emergencies Act  

2022-02-27


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“Doesn't Really Add Up”: Canadian MPs Grill Public Safety Minister On Use Of Emergencies Act Authored by Noé Chartier via The Epoch Times, MPs grilled Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino on Feb. 25 at a House committee hearing to examine the public order emergency declared by the government, wit...

9.  Canada: Some Freedom Convoy supporters’ bank accounts are still frozen  

2022-02-26


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Civil liberties protesters can't access any of their own money. The post Canada: Some Freedom Convoy supporters’ bank accounts are still frozen appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

10.  New report sheds light on the dark money conservative group funding mysterious trucker convoys  

2022-02-24


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One dark-money conservative group that was developed to fund efforts challenging the outcome of the presidential election pivoted its financial efforts to support the trucker convoy, per a new report published by The Daily Beast. By Wednesday, February 23, the American Foundation for Civil Libertie...

11.  Trudeau Revokes Emergency Powers Act  

2022-02-24


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Trudeau Revokes Emergency Powers Act Watch live: And here, he says he's 'confident that existing laws and bylaws are now sufficient to keep people safe.' BREAKING: Prime Minister Trudeau revokes Emergencies Act after 10 days, saying he is 'confident that existing laws and bylaws are now sufficien...

12.  Listen to This Article: When Boring People Turn Dangerous: Canada's Insane Power Grab  

2022-02-23


TK News by Matt Taibbi
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Listen now (18 min) | Narrated by Jared Moore

13.  US trucker convoy gathers for cross-country trip to protest Covid rules  

2022-02-23


The Guardian
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Group calling itself the ‘People’s Convoy’ is one of several due to arrive in capital, similar to the demonstrations in Ottawa A group of US truckers were due to embark on Wednesday on a 2,500 mile cross-country trip from California to Washington to protest against coronavirus restrictions.The group...

14.  Pentagon Approves Deployment Of National Guard Troops For DC Trucker Convoy Protest  

2022-02-23


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Pentagon Approves Deployment Of National Guard Troops For DC Trucker Convoy Protest By Katabella Roberts of Epoch Times Hundreds of National Guard troops have been deployed in Washington, D.C. to help deal with trucker convoy protests that are set to start this week, officials have said. A trucker sit...

15.  RSF alarmed by hostility towards journalists covering protests in Canada  

2022-02-23


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NewsAlarmed by the mistreatment of journalists in Ottawa, Canada, where reporters have suffered hostile treatment, access denials, serious threats, and physical abuse, while covering the “Freedom Convoy” protests, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on authorities to end these abuses swiftly and ensur...

16.  Canada’s parliament endorses Trudeau’s use of emergency powers, as the union-backed NDP votes with government  

2022-02-23


World Socialist Web Site
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With its support for Trudeau’s invocation of the Emergencies Act, the NDP has legitimized the use of autocratic emergency powers that in the future can and will be used against the working class.

17.  Who’s Behind The People’s Convoy To Washington DC?  

2022-02-22


Popular Resistance
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Thousands of truckers are being hijacked by anti-vax loonies and encouraged to parade through red state America in search of any remaining Covid-19 restrictions to protest. The so-called “People’s Convoy” is scheduled to leave Barstow, California, on Wednesday, February 23, and meander eastward, pickin...

18.  Turley: Canada Extends Trudeau's Emergency Powers... After The Protest Has Ended  

2022-02-22


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Turley: Canada Extends Trudeau's Emergency Powers... After The Protest Has Ended Authored by Jonathan Turley (emphasis ours), By a vote of 185 to 151, the Canadian Parliament voted to approve Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s motion to invoke the Emergencies Act. The vote is chilling given the fact tha...

19.  When Boring People Turn Dangerous: Taibbi On Canada's Insane Power Grab  

2022-02-22


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When Boring People Turn Dangerous: Taibbi On Canada's Insane Power Grab Authored by Matt Taibbi via TK News, On Christmas Eve, 2018, New York Times writer Andrew Ross Sorkin published, “How Banks Unwittingly Finance Mass Shootings.” Chronicling the credit card history of the man who killed 49 peopl...

20.  DC National Guard 'Scrambling' To Secure Tow Trucks As Freedom Convoy Descends  

2022-02-22


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DC National Guard 'Scrambling' To Secure Tow Trucks As Freedom Convoy Descends The Washington DC National Guard is ratcheting up preparations “for forthcoming Trucker protest” set to begin on Tuesday, as a new group of roughly 1,000 truckers dubbed “The People's Convoy“ makes its way to the nation'...

23.  Canada: Family of protesters, donors have bank accounts frozen, police and lawmaker say  

2022-02-21


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Trudeau casts a wide net in shutting down civil liberties protesters. The post Canada: Family of protesters, donors have bank accounts frozen, police and lawmaker say appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

24.  Ottawa police threaten journalists with arrests  

2022-02-21


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The government has taken big steps against civil liberties and press freedoms. The post Ottawa police threaten journalists with arrests appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

25.  Freedom Convoy fundraiser and organizer Tamara Lich is denied bail  

2022-02-22


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Lich faces 10 years if convicted. The post Freedom Convoy fundraiser and organizer Tamara Lich is denied bail appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

26.  Trampling The Truckers – The Great Reset Becomes The Great Awakening  

2022-02-20


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Trampling The Truckers – The Great Reset Becomes The Great Awakening Authored by Tom Luongo via Gold, Goats, 'n Guns blog, There are few words to describe the depth of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s depravity. I’m not going to even try. This is a person, because no real man would ever gover...

27.  Trudeau Threatens to Freeze Protestors’ Bank Accounts  

2022-02-19


Richard Medhurst
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In Canada, you’ve had these truckers who are protesting vaccine mandates which has stirred up a whole bunch of controversy. I wanted to look at the recent response from Justin Trudeau’s government and what it has done to crush this...

28.  Ottawa Arrests Top 100 As “Freedom Convoy” Organizers Face Judge For First Time  

2022-02-19


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Ottawa Arrests Top 100 As “Freedom Convoy” Organizers Face Judge For First Time As the number of “Freedom Convoy“ protesters arrested in Ottawa grows to top 100, organizers Tamara Lich, Pat King and Chris Barber - who were arrested Friday as police cracked down on the still-numerous Parliament Hill protester...

29.  Justin Trudeau’s government is sued for trampling on human rights  

2022-02-19


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Prime Minister Trudeau's overreach is being challenged. The post Justin Trudeau’s government is sued for trampling on human rights appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

30.  Canada wants to make financial aspects of Emergencies Act permanent  

2022-02-19


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The attack on civil liberties is escalating rapidly. The post Canada wants to make financial aspects of Emergencies Act permanent appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

31.  Heavily-Armed Ottawa Police Arrest At Least 70 'Freedom Convoy' Protesters, Will Run “24 Hours A Day” To Clear City  

2022-02-19


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Heavily-Armed Ottawa Police Arrest At Least 70 'Freedom Convoy' Protesters, Will Run “24 Hours A Day” To Clear City Watch the latest live feeds from citizen journalists.  Or... Watch the latest live feeds from mainstream corporate media. * * *  Update (1615ET): During a Friday afternoon press conference...

32.  Canadian Deputy PM Chrystia Freeland laughs when quizzed on freezing of citizen’s bank accounts  

2022-02-18


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“Accounts have been frozen and more accounts will be frozen.” The post Canadian Deputy PM Chrystia Freeland laughs when quizzed on freezing of citizen’s bank accounts appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

33.  RCMP hands over names of Freedom Convoy supporters to banks, demanding accounts be frozen  

2022-02-19


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Extreme measures. The post RCMP hands over names of Freedom Convoy supporters to banks, demanding accounts be frozen appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

34.  Activism Uncensored: The Freedom Convoy  

2022-02-17


TK News by Matt Taibbi
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Fringe Minority, Eh? TK Partners News2Share take a balanced look at the Canadian protests

35.  Ottawa café closes after Freedom Convoy donor hack led to death threats  

2022-02-17


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The café owner supported the civil liberties protests. The post Ottawa café closes after Freedom Convoy donor hack led to death threats appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

36.  Canada orders firms to freeze assets of anyone who “indirectly” engages in Freedom Convoy protests  

2022-02-17


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Banks, fundraising platforms, insurance companies, investment firms, loan companies, and more are subject to these far-reaching demands. The post Canada orders firms to freeze assets of anyone who “indirectly” engages in Freedom Convoy protests appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

37.  Ottawa Police Chief Resigns  

2022-02-15


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Ottawa Police Chief Resigns Ottawa Police Chief Peter Sloly has resigned, according to the Toronto Sun's Brian Lilley and confirmed by the CBC, which notes that “Sloly has faced criticism for his handling of a truck convoy protest that has caused major disruption to Ottawa's downtown core.” BREAKING...

38.  GiveSendGo hacked, Freedom Convoy donors list posted online  

2022-02-14


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Another attack on the crowdfunding platform. The post GiveSendGo hacked, Freedom Convoy donors list posted online appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

39.  Trudeau invokes Emergencies Act to end far-right Ottawa siege, border blockades  

2022-02-15


World Socialist Web Site
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While today the Emergencies Act is being employed against the far-right enemies of the working class, as the class struggle intensifies, it will inevitably be turned against workers.

40.  Canadian Civil Liberties Association Condemns Trudeau For Invoking National Emergency Over Truckers  

2022-02-15


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Canadian Civil Liberties Association Condemns Trudeau For Invoking National Emergency Over Truckers Update (1935ET): The Canadian Civil Liberties Association has condemned PM Justin Trudeau for invoking the Emergencies Act, claiming in a Monday tweet that the Canadian federal government “has not me...

41.  Watch: Canadian Media Still Pushing Crackpot Theory That Truckers Are Russian Agents  

2022-02-15


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Watch: Canadian Media Still Pushing Crackpot Theory That Truckers Are Russian Agents Authored by Steve Watson via Summit news, As the Canadian freedom convoy rolls on and continues to influence other protesters around the globe, Canadian media continues to push outright disinformation by suggesting tha...

42.  Canada’s TD Bank freezes $1.1M donated to Freedom Convoy protesters  

2022-02-14


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Another hurdle for the civil liberties protesters. The post Canada’s TD Bank freezes $1.1M donated to Freedom Convoy protesters appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

43.  Court empowers police to break anti-vax bridge blockade in Canada  

2022-02-13


Alternet.org
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As Ontario's premier on Friday declared a state of emergency over an ongoing trucker-led protest that has paralyzed commerce and transportation at a key crossing on the U.S. border, a judge in the Canadian province granted an injunction aimed at breaking the blockade.According to the Windsor Star, Ontari...

44.  Arrests at US-Canada Border as Police Finally Bring End to Anti-Vax Blockade  

2022-02-13


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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“How hard was that?” said one observer remarking on the ability of police to exert control over the nearly week-long demonstration. “Leave or be arrested.“

45.  Canadian Truckers Protests Show Strength of Trumpism North of Border  

2022-02-13


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The convoy represents a significant movement by the country’ growing far right, one that parallels and is influenced by right-wingers South of their border led by Donald Trump. Read more › The post Canadian Truckers Protests Show Strength of Trumpism North of Border appeared first on New Politics.

46.  TD Bank To Surrender Convoy Donations To Court As Organizers Turn To Crypto  

2022-02-12


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TD Bank To Surrender Convoy Donations To Court As Organizers Turn To Crypto Canada's TD Bank says it plans to surrender approximately $1 million in un-refunded GoFundMe donations to the Freedom Convoy, as well as some $400,000 the group had accepted through direct donations. On Friday, TD told CTV new...

47.  Convoy Movement Isn’t a Struggle Over Freedom, It’s an Attempt to Kill Democracy  

2022-02-12


Truth Out
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Anti-democratic forces like the convoy truckers are subverting the idea of freedom in service of right-wing extremism.

48.  The global ‘freedom movement’ is a carnival of crank and conspiracy – and very dangerous | Van Badham  

2022-02-11


The Guardian
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I spent a year undercover in QAnon. Don’t let the ridiculousness distract from the threatThe far right “trucker convoy” that has paralysed Ottawa might be singularly shocking, but what disturbs the most is it’s not unique.“Freedom” protests similar in form and simultaneously nebulous in broadly anti-vax/anti-mandat...

49.  Ontario Premier Declares State of Emergency Over Anti-Vax 'Siege'  

2022-02-11


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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“It's an illegal occupation,” said Doug Ford. “It's no longer a protest.“

50.  Court Empowers Police to Break Anti-Vax Bridge Blockade in Canada  

2022-02-11


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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“We've heard you,” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told the truckers and other protesters. “It's time to go home now.“

51.  Police Clear Anti-Vax Demonstrators From Bridge at US-Canada Border  

2022-02-12


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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A militarized show of force was used to clear the area of right-wing protesters who had snarled traffic and blocked the key trade crossing in Windsor, Ontario.

52.  Ontario residents cheering on the freedom protests on Facebook get a visit from police  

2022-02-11


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Officers are monitoring Facebook conversations. The post Ontario residents cheering on the freedom protests on Facebook get a visit from police appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

53.  “Eyes Of The World Are On Us” - Ontario Declares 'State Of Emergency' Over Bridge Blockade  

2022-02-11


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“Eyes Of The World Are On Us” - Ontario Declares 'State Of Emergency' Over Bridge Blockade Update (1108ET): Ontario declared a 'state of emergency' Friday morning, warning truckers who continue to block the Ambassador Bridge they will be punished if they don't leave. Ontario Premier Doug Ford told reporter...

54.  GiveSendGo won’t back down after court order; “Canada has absolutely ZERO jurisdiction over how we manage our funds”  

2022-02-11


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Business as normal for the alternative crowd-funding platform. The post GiveSendGo won’t back down after court order; “Canada has absolutely ZERO jurisdiction over how we manage our funds” appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

55.  BREAKING: GiveSendGo says it will ignore Ontario court order to freeze Freedom Convoy funds  

2022-02-11


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In defiance of the order, the U.S. based organization said that the court has no jurisdiction over its decisions and plans to disburse the funds to the protesters for whom the crowdfund was created.

56.  Anti-vax truckers convoy could lead to problems for Super Bowl weekend, DHS warns  

2022-02-10


Alternet.org
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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is issuing a warning about the possibility of an anti-vaccination mandate convoy of truckers set to cause interruptions across the United States. The announcement comes as Americans anticipate the highly publicized Super Bowl weekend. On Tuesday, February 8...

57.  Justin Trudeau's Ceauşescu Moment  

2022-02-10


TK News by Matt Taibbi
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Denouncing truckers for “unacceptable views,” Canada's Prime Minister skipped town rather than face evidence of his own unpopularity. Is neoliberalism finally cracking?

58.  Anti-vax truckers are clogging up a key US-Canada border crossing  

2022-02-10


Alternet.org
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Anti-vax truckers have not only been protesting a COVID-19 vaccination requirement in Ottawa, the Canadian capital, but also, at a Montana/Alberta border crossing. And according to Axios reporter Jacob Knutson, they are making life more difficult for people who rely on the United States and Canada’...

59.  Belligerent Right-Wingers in Trucks Given Free Rein Over Ottawa  

2022-02-10


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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The foreign-funded truckers behaved like they’d been handed keys to the city, which in a way they had.

60.  US urges Canada to end trucker border blockade as mayor says protesters could be removed by force  

2022-02-11


The Guardian
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Authorities work on alternative travel routes as protest hits auto production and injunction sought to remove Ambassador Bridge demonstratorsThe US government has urged Canada to use federal powers to ease the growing economic disruption caused by the blockade of the vital Ambassador Bridge by protester...

61.  Open Letter to the Canadian Truckers.  

2022-02-10


Robert Malone
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These are my truths, and I believe that they are self-evident.

62.  “Slash The Tires, Arrest The Drivers”: Harvard Professor And CNN Analyst Calls For Violence Against Freedom Convoy  

2022-02-10


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“Slash The Tires, Arrest The Drivers”: Harvard Professor And CNN Analyst Calls For Violence Against Freedom Convoy Harvard professor, CNN analyst and former Obama admin undersecretary of Homeland Security Juliette Kayyem has called for violence and vandalism against Freedom Convoy protesters who hav...

63.  Ontario Premier Orders GiveSendGo To Freeze Funds For Anti-Mandate Protesters  

2022-02-10


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Ontario Premier Orders GiveSendGo To Freeze Funds For Anti-Mandate Protesters Less than a week after GoFundMe, at the behest of the Mayor of Ottawa and Justin Trudeau, summarily closed their fundraiser which had exceeded $10 million, Ontario's Premier, Doug Ford, has issued an order that essentiall...

64.  Trudeau says restrictions are needed to prevent further restrictions  

2022-02-10


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The logic used to oppose civil liberties. The post Trudeau says restrictions are needed to prevent further restrictions appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

65.  Ontario Attorney General freezes GiveSendGo donation distribution to Freedom Convoy  

2022-02-10


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Another free speech suppression tactic. The post Ontario Attorney General freezes GiveSendGo donation distribution to Freedom Convoy appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

66.  The Trucker Revolt  

2022-02-09


Confessions of a Political Junkie
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Whether you care about it or not, the protest by a convoy of truckers in Canada is a really big deal. Thousands of trucks have shut down major roads in various Canadian provinces over vaccine mandates. 80% - 90% of truckers have been vaccinated yet the government is on the verge of firing the remainde...

67.  GiveSendGo error exposed user data  

2022-02-09


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There is not yet any evidence to suggest that data was obtained or used by any bad actors. The post GiveSendGo error exposed user data appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

68.  Two Canadian provinces drop vaccine passports; “It is time for us also to heal the divisions in our communities”  

2022-02-09


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Will others follow? The post Two Canadian provinces drop vaccine passports; “It is time for us also to heal the divisions in our communities” appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

69.  Freedom Convoy: Ottawa declares emergency over trucker Covid rules protests  

2022-02-07


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The mayor of Canada’s capital Ottawa has declared a state of emergency in response to more than a week of truckers’ protests against Covid restrictions. Jim Watson said the city was “completely out of control”, with demonstrators outnumbering police. He said the protests posed a threat to the safet...

70.  State of emergency declared in Ottawa as far-right Freedom Convoy occupation continues  

2022-02-07


World Socialist Web Site
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Far-right and fascist activists, many of whom are armed, remain menacingly encamped outside Canada’s parliament. They have vowed to remain until all COVID-19 restrictions are scrapped by the federal Liberal government.

71.  Ted Cruz diverts resources to 'hero' Canadian truckers for anti-vax campaign as winter blast hits Texas  

2022-02-06


Alternet.org
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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) announced on Sunday that he is pushing for an investigation into GoFundMe for Canadian truckers despite a winter storm that is pounding the senator's state. During an interview on Fox News, Cruz said that he had taken up the cause of Canadian truckers who oppose vaccine mandate...

72.  Protest–Occupation–of Ottawa After One Week  

2022-02-06


Paul Beckwith, Climate Systems Scientist
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Protest (Occupation) of Ottawa After One Week Last night, during a perfect snowy winter evening, I did my daily walk downtown Ottawa while filming (dk: the “Freedom Convoy” Protests [1] ). It seemed a bit like the calm before the … Continue reading →

73.  “This Is A Nationwide Insurrection” - Ottawa Mayor Declares 'State Of Emergency' Amid Trucker Convoy 'Occupation'  

2022-02-06


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“This Is A Nationwide Insurrection” - Ottawa Mayor Declares 'State Of Emergency' Amid Trucker Convoy 'Occupation' Protesters continued to gather and demonstrate against COVID-19 vaccine mandates and restrictions in Canada’s capital on Feb. 6, marking the one week anniversary of the so-called “occupation.“ “W...

74.  GoFundMe accused of hypocrisy for Freedom Convoy shutdown  

2022-02-06


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Selectively enforcing rules. The post GoFundMe accused of hypocrisy for Freedom Convoy shutdown appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

75.  Ottawa Police announce digital surveillance of Freedom Convoy protesters, supporters, and donors  

2022-02-06


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Partnering with federal agencies. The post Ottawa Police announce digital surveillance of Freedom Convoy protesters, supporters, and donors appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

76.  GoFundMe Just Proved Bitcoin's Use-Case  

2022-02-05


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GoFundMe Just Proved Bitcoin's Use-Case Update (1830ET): Just as we anticipated, it looks like a crypto-based crowd-funding platform Tallycoin has helped supporters of the Canadian truckers re-route their donations to help support the people on the front lines of the protest. In the day that has passe...

77.  Hundreds of West Coast Truckers Are Fighting for a Union  

2022-02-04


Jacobin Magazine
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On January 19, the Teamsters filed with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a union election to be held by some two hundred fifty port truckers who drive for XPO Logistics, a global logistics powerhouse with more than a hundred thousand employees around the world. In filing for an election...

78.  GoFundMe Will Now “Automatically Refund” Donors Of Canada's “Freedom Convoy“ After Sparking Uproar  

2022-02-05


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GoFundMe Will Now “Automatically Refund” Donors Of Canada's “Freedom Convoy“ After Sparking Uproar Update (0725ET): After the radical leftists in San Francisco who operate GoFundMe seized millions of dollars from the Canadian “Freedom Convoy“ and vowed to refund donations to donors (upon request) o...

79.  GoFundMe permanently shuts down Freedom Convoy campaign, refuses to pass on millions in raised funds  

2022-02-05


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Donors can contact their bank to get their money back. The post GoFundMe permanently shuts down Freedom Convoy campaign, refuses to pass on millions in raised funds appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

80.  Canadian trucker Freedom Convoy embraces GiveSendGo after GoFundMe censorship  

2022-02-05


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Alternative platforms are supporting the truckers after they were blocked from mainstream crowdfunding. The post Canadian trucker Freedom Convoy embraces GiveSendGo after GoFundMe censorship appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

81.  Canada’s “Freedom Convoy” Is a Front for a Right-Wing, Anti-Worker Agenda  

2022-02-05


Jacobin Magazine
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The so-called “Freedom Convoy” of truckers currently occupying Canada’s capital city claims to be a broad people’s movement concerned with the plight of workers — specifically truckers — who have suffered throughout the pandemic. The convoy has received plaudits from the likes of Elon Musk and Jorda...

82.  Fundraising Campaign For Truckers Halted After Reaching $7.96 Million  

2022-02-04


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Fundraising Campaign For Truckers Halted After Reaching $7.96 Million Authored by Allen Zhong via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), A fundraising campaign for truckers in the Freedom Convoy 2022 has been Frozen by GoFundMe after it raised over CA$10 million (US$7.96 million.) “This fundraiser is currentl...

83.  The Media War On Canadian Truckers: Is Freedom Public Enemy Number One?  

2022-02-04


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The Media War On Canadian Truckers: Is Freedom Public Enemy Number One? Authored by James Bovard, The denigration of the Canadian trucker protest convoy exemplifies how freedom is now the biggest villain of the Covid-19 pandemic. A Washington Post cartoonist portrayed the trucker convoy as “fascism...

84.  Watch: Video Report On The Ground At Ottawa “Freedom Convoy”  

2022-02-03


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Watch: Video Report On The Ground At Ottawa “Freedom Convoy” Submitted anonymously by 'Java' via Right Wire Report, A month ago, I could not have imagined that on a clear cold day in January, I would join with the longest truck convoy (the “Freedom Convey”) in history and participate in a day of peacefu...

85.  Five Freedoms: Julie Ponesse’s Speech to the Trucker Convoy  

2022-02-02


Brownstone Institute
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Dr. Julie Ponesse was a professor of ethics who has taught at Ontario’s Huron University College for 20 years. She was placed on leave and banned from accessing her campus due to the vaccine mandate. This is her speech during the weekend when the Canadian truckers arrived in Ottawa to protest pandemi...

86.  150 Meat Trucks Stranded At US-Canada Border As Protests Continue  

2022-02-02


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150 Meat Trucks Stranded At US-Canada Border As Protests Continue The U.S. is Canada's largest export buyer for beef and Canada's largest importer supplier. Any disruption to the meat trade between both countries would have severe consequences for meat processors in Canada and consumers in the US.  Day...

87.  “Proud To Be Canadian Again”  

2022-02-01


Natural Selections
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Camaraderie and Generosity among the Truckers and their Supporters

88.  Canada Can Be Restored  

2022-01-31


Brownstone Institute
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I went down to the truck stop Friday on the Ontario side of the border with Quebec, where the westbound convoy arrived to spend the night before it proceeded to the capital. I wanted to observe how they would put on a gathering like this for the first time since the ongoing situation started two year...

89.  Emboldened by ruling class support, far-right Freedom Convoy lays siege to Canada’s Parliament  

2022-02-01


World Socialist Web Site
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The most rabid of the far-right elements who ran amuck in downtown Ottawa last weekend have encamped themselves in Parliament’s environs and are vowing not to disperse until their demands are met.

90.  Protesters Gather In Front Of Australian Parliament In Solidarity With Ottawa Truck Convoy  

2022-02-01


ZeroHedge News
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Protesters Gather In Front Of Australian Parliament In Solidarity With Ottawa Truck Convoy Submitted by Daniel Teng of The Epoch Times Hundreds of protestors have gathered in front of Australia’s Parliament House in solidarity with the massive Convoy to Ottawa that converged on the Canadian capital aroun...

91.  Ottawa City Councillor requests lawsuit to seize GoFundMe funds raised for Canada’s Freedom Convoy  

2022-01-31


Reclaim the Net
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Another attempt that could suppress public support. The post Ottawa City Councillor requests lawsuit to seize GoFundMe funds raised for Canada’s Freedom Convoy appeared first on Reclaim The Net.

92.  Canadian media and Conservatives promote far-right trucker protest to push for scrapping of remaining anti-COVID-19 measures  

2022-01-29


World Socialist Web Site
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Anyone following the Canadian corporate media’s news coverage in recent days will have been bombarded by reports about a small protest led by far-right owner-operator truckers against a federal government-imposed vaccine mandate.

93.  This So-Called “Trucker Freedom Convoy” Is Pure Nonsense  

2022-01-28


Surviving Tomorrow
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We need to make (North) Americans think againContinue reading on Surviving Tomorrow »

94.  Florida Trucker In Canada Convoy: “We're Here To Join A Movement”  

2022-01-29


ZeroHedge News
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Florida Trucker In Canada Convoy: “We're Here To Join A Movement” By Nate Tabak of Freight Waves, Florida-based owner-operator DeAndre Mahadeo, like other truckers who rolled past throngs of supporters just outside Toronto, got a rousing send-off on Thursday as he prepared to head to the capital, Ottawa...

95.  Truckers for Freedom  

2022-01-29


Natural Selections
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When you’re both essential, and fed up

96.  Justin Trudeau Ducks the Great Trucker Revolt  

2022-01-27


Brownstone Institute
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The resistance reveals itself always in unexpected ways. As I type, thousands of truckers (numbers are in flux and are in dispute) are part of a 50-mile-long convoy in Canada, headed to the capital city of Ottawa in protest against an egregious vaccine mandate imposed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...