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.
Blog October 18
Extinction Rebellion Facebook photo.
Brent Patterson | Yesterday, environmental activists from a new U.K.-based movement occupied the Greenpeace office in London, with the message: "It is time to rebel."
Podcast October 18
Rob Stewart
Face2Face | Canadian filmmaker and activist Rob Stewart died when he was in production with "Sharkwater Extinction." Friend and colleague Brock Cahill talks to David Peck talk about his legacy.
Columnists October 18
Members of the first Canadian Farmers Brigade to Nicaragua attend the January 1985 inauguration of Daniel Ortega as FSLN President. Photo credit: Lois Ross
Lois Ross | To better understand present-day events in Nicaragua, we need to revisit the 1979 Sandinista Revolution and the agrarian reform which was to have lifted the poorest citizens out of poverty.
News October 18
Lindsay Wong | In this excerpt from Lindsay Wong's memoir "The Woo-Woo," adolescent Lindsay tries to bring her mother back by winning MVP of her hockey league.
Columnists October 18
Mural depicting Archbishop Óscar Romero. Photo: Douglas Radamez Barahona/Wikimedia Commons
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Salvadoran Archbishop Óscar Romero spoke out against the U.S.-backed military violence that ravaged Central America in the 1980s. His assassination helped galvanize a global solidarity movement.
Blog October 17
Judy Rebick | It's time to make rabble a sustainable organization for future generations. You have been part of that history, we hope you'll be part of the future.
Blog October 17
David Eby launches the How We Vote public engagement at the B.C. legislature. Photo: Province of British Columbia/Flickr
Seth Klein | Minority outcomes result in more cooperation in our politics. Parties have to put together governing alliances or coalitions that, in combination, reflect the majority of voters.
Blog October 17
Hugh MacDonald shortly before his retirement announcement, at the 2011 Edmonton Labour Council Labour Day BBQ (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | In opposition, Liberal MLA "Hughie" MacDonald was a scourge of the government. He was sincerely offended by dishonesty and self-interest in high places.