Activism

MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies




Activism

The list below was compiled by students and faculty with the goal of providing access to information about groups that may be of interest to those with a general interest in social justice and equity issues.

Aboriginal Peoples
Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres
Indian and Northern Affairs

Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples

First Nation Information Project

Animals
Animal Advocacy Radio – Animal Voices
Professor Gary Francione – Animal Rights: The Abolitionist Approach
http://www.animal-law.org/
Abolitionist-Online: A Voice for Animal Rights
Society & Animals Forum
Animal Alliance
Brock Animal Rights Club (BARC)
Niagara Action for Animals (NAfA)
Satya: A Magazine of Vegetarianism, Environmentalism, Animal Advocacy and Social Justice

Labour
CAW – TCA Canada
CUPE 4207
Start Me Up Niagara  

LGBTQ 
Positive Space Campaign – Brock University
Niagara Pride

Media
Democracy Now!
rabble.ca
Ms. Magazine
BBC news
CBC news
The Standard (St. Catharines’ newspaper)
Transnational Institute
ZNet
Zmagazine
U.K. journalist George Monbiot
New Internationalist magazine

Migration & Refugees
No One Is Illegal - Toronto
Oxford Centre for Refugee Studies
Casa El Norte and Matthew House (refugee services in Fort Erie)

Research
Citizenship Studies Media Lab
Ryerson University: CAW – Sam Gindin Chair of Social Justice and Democracy: Portal of Progressive Research in Canada
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) 

Resisting Injustice
Amnesty International
Amnesty International Toronto Organization (AITO)
Amnesty International, Niagara Region (AINR)
Protest.Net
Anti-war.com
Food Not Bombs - Niagara
OPIRG-Brock
Ontario Coalition for Social Justice (OCSJ)
Toronto Social Forum (TSF)
Citizens for Public Justice 
THE FOOD NOT BOMBS MOVEMENT
Syracuse Cultural Workers
Buffalo Peace People
Third World Network
Truthout
Guantánamo Project
The Miss G___ Project
Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD)

Social Justice Centres
Centre for Social Justice
Centre for Studies in Social Justice – Windsor University 

Women
Girlistic
Herizons
Status of Women Canada
Feministing
Feminist Majority Foundation
Gillian’s Place – Formerly Women's Place of Niagara

Miscellaneous
NFB
Care2
Multicultural Centres – St. Catharines and Welland
couchsurf
YouTube
Google Video
Ontario Tenants