The main reason the "world" can't avert its eyes from the Trump drama isn't because it's imaginative and dazzling but because it's happening in a nation that has fateful impacts on everyone beyond it.
Stephen Harper met Cuban President Raúl Castro at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City last weekend and used his time with the Cuban leader to lecture him on democracy.
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Dr. Deepa Kumar, author of Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire, is to speak in Vancouver in March on how Islamophobia in America is rooted in centuries of conquest and colonialism.
Pearson was an ardent Cold Warrior who backed colonialism and apartheid in Africa, coups in Guatemala, Iran, and Brazil, and was an important contributor to the American war against Vietnam.
The Western military interventions in Iraq and Libya, both oil-producing countries, devastated them to achieve regime change, the central tenet for neocon reconfiguration of power in the Middle East.
On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, we speak with world-renowned author, political scientist and activist Dr. Michael Parenti.
The Berkley-based academic talked to rabble.ca while on a short speaking tour in Ontario, connecting the Occupy movement with a new political lexicon.
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Florian Olsen lectures on ideas of sacrifice in regards to the war in Iraq, and division between Americans as a result of the conflict.