Author Archives: Adrian She

Event preview: 50 Years of Naxalbari

Filed under Events   ·   May 26th, 2017   ·   0 comments

50 Years of Naxalbari: The Key to the Indian Revolution Saturday, May 27th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM Progressive Cultural Centre (Unit 126 – 7536 130th Street), Surrey Facebook event On May 25, 1967, the people of Naxalbari, a village in West Bengal state in India, decided that they had enough of an oppressive feudal […]

Event preview: Women resist!

Filed under Events   ·   March 10th, 2017   ·   0 comments

On March 11th from 6–9pm, the Canadian chapter of the International League of People’s Struggles (ILPS) along with a number of its allied and member organizations will be hosting “Indigenous and Working Class Women Resist State-Sanctioned Violence”, an evening of performances, speakers, sharing, and food at the Grandview Calvary Baptist Church (1803 E 1st Ave), […]

CUPE 2278 (TA Union): A Primer

Filed under Activism, Campus, Capitalism & Class   ·   March 10th, 2015   ·   0 comments

How we began Imagine that you are a newly hired Teaching Assistant (TA) in the computer science department at UBC. You notice that your friends who are TAs in the sociology department are getting paid much less than you are. You are constantly working overtime, yet you are not getting paid for work done beyond […]