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Podcast
Jan 25, 2016
Canada in Africa

Canada in Africa: 300 Years of Aid and Exploitation

Redeye
The Canadian government says its aid helps Africa to increase food security and stimulate economic growth. In his new book, Yves Engler argues that this is largely public relations spin.
News
May 18, 2015
Photo: Flickr/Daniella Hartmann

Syriza is facing down resistance

Tom Voloumanos
A clash between the Greek government and the European establishment is drawing nearer. How will Syriza resist?
Columnists
Aug 19, 2014

Bank with BRICS

The Bretton-Woods agreement was the basis for a U.S. dollar exchange market system and the World Bank. 2014 is the 70th anniversary of that agreement. Time for Canada to consider other options?
Blog
Jul 8, 2014

Addressing global warming is an economic necessity

David Suzuki
Some people, including our prime minister, argue that proven methods to tackle climate change are too costly. But evidence from all parts of the political spectrum shows the opposite.
Activist Toolkit

Stand Up to the World Bank Toolkit

Workshop
A toolkit full of activist resources for holding the World Bank Group accountable and improving social conditions
Podcast
Dec 20, 2011
Redeye

Understanding land investment deals in Africa

Redeye
Africa is one of the key targets of a rush by investors to acquire more land. The land is easy to take control of because of the traditional system of ownership that exists in many African countries.
Podcast
Nov 10, 2011
Michael Parenti

Michael Parenti: The Face of Imperialism

Progressive Voices
On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, we speak with world-renowned author, political scientist and activist Dr. Michael Parenti.
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