The arc of history is long, as Dr. King said, even if it bends toward freedom. But the circle of history, which returns to where it began, can look pretty extensive too.
There's no real capitalism any more, plutocracy rules everywhere -- which is basically Bernie Sanders's stump speech. Rick Salutin looks at the Sanders effect in U.S. politics.
Two principles guide Vladimir Putin's Russia: political dominance of post-Soviet space and the economic supremacy of the kleptocratic state. How, then, should the West deal with the Russian bear?
Jan 17, 2016
3378 Findlay StreetVancouver , BC
Canada49° 15' 16.0668" N, 123° 4' 4.6092" W
British Columbia CA
Aaron Leonard will be presenting a slide show and signing books for his and Conor Gallagher's book, "Heavy Radicals: The FBI's Secret War on America's Maoists."
This highly informative interview addresses the common concerns about communism that exists in the community.
Highlights from the Blogs this week
After the fall of the Berlin Wall, capitalism became the, well, exploitative monopoly of choice. Where has this left us?
In a speech in Toronto this weekend, Stephen Harper attacks the "evils of communism," and raises money to build a memorial for its "victims" in Ottawa.
The hypocritical words of Stephen Harper and other former "pro-apartheid" politicians are disgraceful. If one really wants to honour Mandela, engage in the same human rights struggles he did.
Dec 15, 2013
240 King St. East, upstairsToronto , ON
This year's Holiday Appeal marks the 28th year of the Partisan Defense Committee's program of sending monthly stipends as an expression of solidarity.