News October 22
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Libby Davies | The city’s new mayor and council have the capacity to work across party lines and forge strong relationships to deliver the critical changes for Vancouver.
News October 21
Kennedy Stewart.
Karl Nerenberg | Vancouver has a new mayor, former NDP MP Kennedy Stewart. He beat a field of 21 candidates in the Oct. 20 election by a slim margin.
Blog October 21
Alberta Order of Excellence recipient k.d. lang tours the Premier’s Office with Alberta Premier Rachel Notley
David J. Climenhaga | k.d. lang is one of the great talents Alberta has given the world and one of our province's best-known success stories.
Blog October 20
David J. Climenhaga | Dear America: No one here wants to take Manhattan -- Kansas or New York, take your pick -- or even Berlin. If we're coming for you, it'll just be to bring you gummy bears.
Blog October 20
Jesse McLaren | If Doug Ford wants to end hallway medicine, he should support legislation promoting healthy wages and paid sick days.
Columnists October 20
Rick Salutin | The legalization of cannabis this week, and many Canadians' relieved reactions, underlined how rarely governments do something that genuinely alters people's daily lives.
Blog October 19
Cannabis sativa. Photo: Rotational/Wikimedia Commons
J. Baglow | I'm not celebrating the legalization of cannabis. Here's why.
News October 19
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Karl Nerenberg | The CBC is shooting itself in the foot with its decision not to provide live television coverage of the municipal election results in Ontario.
Blog October 19
Refugees entering Europe in 2015, arriving by sea through Greece and Italy. Photo by Jmersina/ Wikimedia Commons.
Brent Patterson | There is no common cause with anti-immigration parties in the U.S., France, Italy, Germany and elsewhere when seeking trade justice.
Podcast October 19
Anti imperialism or class struggle - the Iranian scenario
Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | The Iranian government is at risk of being bombed by the USA but it is also heavily repressing its working class. Which way solidarity?
Blog October 18
David J. Climenhaga | Fossil fuel industry decision makers lean toward a business-as-usual approach to get full value out of their corporate investments, a study of the sector's highly concentrated financial ties suggests.
Podcast October 18
The Other Toronto - a pre-election conversation with Phillip Dwight Morgan
Victoria Fenner | A campaign like no other -- Phillip Dwight Morgan talks about the surprises, successes and disappointments in the weeks leading up to the Toronto municipal election.