News November 24
The vote result at Queen's Park on Bill 148 on November 22. Photo: BrynneSinclairWaters/Twitter
Meagan Gillmore | The law changes the Employment Standards Act (ESA) and Labour Relations Act (LRA) to include increases to the minimum wage, expanded emergency leave for all workers, changes to scheduling, and more.
Blog November 24
Dawn at Lapa Rios on the south end of the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. Photo: joiseyshowaa/Flickr
Ed Finn | The happiest countries in the world are not necessarily the richest, but those with truly democratic governments.
Columnists November 24
Finance Minister Bill Morneau speaking in Parliament. Image: PMO/Adam Scotti
Linda McQuaig | Workers and retirees from federally regulated industries may be pushed into insecure pensions programs that are market dependent
Columnists November 23
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Just one year ago the Indigenous-led resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline on Standing Rock Sioux tribal territory in North Dakota was being subjected to increasingly intense state violence.
News November 23
Former CBC news correspondent Terry Milewski delivering the keynote address at the Union of BC Municipalities conference in September, 2017. Photo: Province of BC
Terry Milewski | CBC journalist comments on rabble story regarding his October interview with NDP leader Jagmeet Singh on Power & Politics
Podcast November 23
Image: Media Democracy Day poster
Victoria Fenner | Media Democracy Day Keynote speech with Darin Barney and Angela Sterritt
News November 23
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley speaks at the Global Petroleum Show in Calgary Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Photo: Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta
Chanchal Bhattacharya | How Notley aims to steer Alberta’s New Democrats to victory in 2019
Blog November 22
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Ben Parfitt | Such an inquiry should not be limited to scientific questions, but should focus squarely on the risks associated with fracking and what should be done about them.
Blog November 22
Dr. Jamie Peck. Photo: David Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | We have all been so conditioned by constant repetition of the nauseating nostrums of neoliberalism that it’s hard to think coherently any more.
Blog November 21
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David Suzuki | Each of us has a responsibility to change the way we live to minimize our carbon footprint, but we need the folks we elect to step up and restore our confidence.
Blog November 21
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Yves Engler | While accusations of student anti-Semitism at McGill draw international headlines, the university administration's open association with the Jewish National Fund has been ignored.
Podcast November 21
David Peck | Pat Mills & Face2Face host David Peck talk about his new film Don’t Talk To Irene, gender disparity, bullying, random ideas, freedom & non-conformity and why Geena Davis portraying God is important.