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Remembering May 18th 2009

May 17, 2019 4 min to read

Remembering May 18th 2009

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10 years ago, we stood in the pouring rain and snow, protesting and demanding for the world to put an end to the indiscriminate killing of our sisters and brother back home. May 18 marks a dark day for the Tamil community, a reminder of the lives lost and those that continue to suffer for the struggle for freedom and justice in ...

Tamil Freedom Coalition – Solidarity Night

April 3, 2019 0 min to read

Tamil Freedom Coalition – Solidarity Night

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Tamil Eelam Will Be Free – 2009Resistance, Resilience, Revolution. Tamil Eelam will be free. Solidarity Night May 11th, 6pmWorkers Action Centre Register for the event:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/solidarity-night-registration-… ...

The Struggle for Black Self-Determination and Tamil Sovereignty

February 28, 2019 2 min to read

The Struggle for Black Self-Determination and Tamil Sovereignty

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“I freed a thousand slaves. I could’ve freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.” – Harriet Tubman   It is imperative for us to acknowledge the ongoing war against Black communities as we celebrate historical Black resistance this month. Black heroes of resistance have made significant changes to not ...

Remembering in Times of Uncertainty

November 8, 2018 2 min to read

Remembering in Times of Uncertainty

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  To the Tamil diaspora living all around the world, especially the youth, you live in a crucial moment, a time when the duty falls on your shoulders. The month of November is a monumental moment for us all. The chauvinist Sri Lankan state has recently made developments that have shaken the entire island and rippled to every co...

Tamil Freedom Coalition-Rajapaksa Returns Chauvinism Prevails

October 27, 2018 2 min to read

Tamil Freedom Coalition-Rajapaksa Returns Chauvinism Prevails

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TFC PRESS RELEASE - Rajapaksa Returns; Chauvinism Prevails   Former President Rajapaksa was sworn in as the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka by President Sirisena after his faction of the ruling coalition decided to withdraw and quit the current government. Even if the legality of the procedure and the clarity and meaning of the rele...

Surviving to Thriving: Trauma within the Tamil Community

March 27, 2018 2 min to read

Surviving to Thriving: Trauma within the Tamil Community

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In March 2016, Tharshiga and Jenny co-founded and officially launched A.N.B.U(Abuse Never Becomes Us). அன்பு, which loosely translates to Love in Tamil and stands for Abuse Never Becomes Us. A.N.B.U. is a Toronto based not-for-profit organization to work with survivors of childhood sexual abuse within the Tamil community. A...

War on Racism

May 27, 2016 5 min to read

War on Racism

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White Supremacists are out, and proud more recently than ever. Their trolling is no longer limited to fake accounts on media web pages, but now has surfaced to “protesting” in front of schools, yelling in public settings and of course violence that has never or will never be called terrorism. So what do we do? Besides feeling hur...

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