Jeff Shantz

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The late Peter Collins, who as a prisoner was a key Prison Justice Day organizer, stated, “There is no natural death in prison.”...
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Canadian police were involved in the deaths of at least 104 people in 2021. This includes people who they actively killed, by...
  • Police car with "End Gang Life" painted on it.
Police are an invention of capitalist social war—what is sometimes called the war of class against class. Policing is the...
  • Toronto Police Services vehicle. Photo: David Gray-Donald
With a month left in the year, at least 96 people have been killed by Canadian cops or died through the actions of police in 2021...
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In the first week of November 2021, a report came out that six Toronto police officers had been found guilty of discreditable...
Jeff Shantz Nov 9
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Canadian police continued their horrific violence throughout the month of October, with a dozen people killed by police or left...
Jeff Shantz Nov 2
  • FTP, Feed the People
Since 1995, community activists in the US have designated October 22 as a day of action against police brutality, mobilizing...
Jeff Shantz Oct 19
  • RCMP car. Photo: RCMP in New Brunswick Facebook
Rodney Levi, a 48-year-old Mi’kmaq man, was shot and killed by New Brunswick RCMP Constable Scott Hait on June 12, 2020, while he...
Jeff Shantz Oct 6
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September was the deadliest month of 2021 in terms of police-involved deaths in so-called Canada. A dozen people were killed by...
Jeff Shantz Oct 4
There is no real, meaningful oversight of police, certainly not in the way that communities desire it. The notion of police...
Jeff Shantz Sep 28

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