Category Archives: labour

Photos and videos from May Day 2013

Thanks to Mayworks Halifax, the Nova Scotia Public Interest Research Group and the Bus Stop Theatre for their support!

Thanks to photogtraphers and videographers: Halifax Media Coop, Metro Halifax, Trevor Beckerson, Susan Leblanc and Daniel Towsey.

 

Mayworks 2013 – Happy May Day!

Mayworks 2013 – Bread & Puppet’s “The Foot”

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May Day!

Puppets Et Cetera! is working on a new project for the 2013 Halifax Mayworks Festival.

The performance, to be presented ahead of the May Day march, will celebrate workers’ struggles and victories.

Interested? Want to help? Join us weekly whether to hold a puppet, a hammer or a tune.

email: puppetsetcetera@gmail.com

Power to the People bucanners assemble to challenge Emera’s profiteers

Puppets Et Cetera! joins Solidarity Halifax and SolidariGLEE in challenging Emera’s monopoly control of NS Power.

Follow this link for more info on the campaign and media coverage:
Power to the People bucanners assemble to challenge Emera’s profiteers.

Migrant Justice

Learn more about the experiences of migrant workers & the problems with the Canadian immigration system.

Justicia For Migrant Workers http://www.justicia4migrantworkers.org/

The Migrant Worker Alliance for Change http://www.migrantworkersalliance.org/

No One is Illegal – Toronto “The Wrongs of the Canadian Immigration System” http://toronto.nooneisillegal.org/node/573

“Local Food = Ethical Food? Doesn’t Always Work That Way”
by Wendy Leung (Globe & Mail article, Feb 14, 2012)
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/food-and-wine/trends/trends-features/local-food-ethical-food-doesnt-always-work-that-way/article2338425/

“In the quest for just and sustainable food practices, why is nobody talking about the organic farming’s dependence on migrant labour?”
by Annie Crane (This Magazine, April 11, 2012)
http://this.org/magazine/2012/04/11/in-the-quest-for-just-and-sustainable-food-practices-why-is-nobody-talking-about-the-organic-farming%E2%80%99s-dependence-on-migrant-labour/

Puppets on Parade

View PHOTOS and VIDEOS of our Mayworks perfomances this past weekend!

See also photos posted at the Halifax Media Coop.

Mayworks 2012 – Puppets on Parade – photo by Halifax Media Coop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passionate Puppets

Puppet Et Cetera go on parade for Mayworks festival, ethical food and ethical work

The Coast interviews Puppets Et Cetera!

Read the articke HERE

International Workers’ Day

Puppets Et Cetera! joined the rally to celebrate May Day

May Day 2012 - photo by Miles Howe

Ethical Food = Ethical Work

Puppets on Parade poster

Make sure to see all events taking place during this 3rd Annual Mayworks Halifax festival!
Mayworks Halifax 2012

Youth Arts Week

Our ETHICAL FOOD = ETHICAL WORK performance and parade scheduled for Halifax Mayworks is also listed among local events for the National Youth Arts Week.

CLICK HERE for a listing of other youth events in Halifax!

National Youth Arts Week