Rick Salutin
Oct 2 2009 | Why do people seek joie de vivre in local politicians? Because cities are where most of us live. A local pol shouldn't just talk the place up -- she or he should enjoy it.
Amy Goodman
Sep 30 2009 | A battle is raging over the future of books in the digital age and the role that libraries will play. One U.S. legal case may grant a practical monopoly on recorded human knowledge to Google.
Duncan Cameron
Sep 29 2009 | Michael Ignatieff's ability to lead his party to victory is now openly questioned in Quebec. His main man, Denis Coderre, has resigned as Quebec lieutenant following a big fight.
Ralph Surette
Sep 28 2009 | Maybe it's not much to latch on to, but a couple of moral tales worth repeating are emerging from the mess which is federal politics.
Naomi Klein
Sep 28 2009 | On September 17, in the midst of the publicity blitz for his cinematic takedown of the capitalist order, Michael Moore talked with Naomi Klein about the film, and the roots of our economic crisis.
Rick Salutin
Sep 25 2009 | Narcissism makes you oblivious to signals sent by others about how they perceive you, leading, one fears, to bad times on the campaign trail.
Alice Klein
Sep 24 2009 | Who doesn't feel queasy about federal politics these days? Add former CBC senior parliamentary editor and Newsworld Politics host Don Newman, who can finally speak his mind.
Amy Goodman
Sep 23 2009 | With tear gas wafting through the Brazilian Embassy where ousted president Manuel Zelaya is taking refuge, this week may force the U.S. to finally help the people of Honduras undo the coup.
Jerry West
Sep 23 2009 | In Afghanistan the U.S. and allies are again faced with a people that have an endless capacity for casualties and a history of resisting foreign invasions. They are very unlikely to give up, ever.
Linda McQuaig
Sep 22 2009 | As resistance to U.S. health reform rages on -- with its inane, vicious, even racist overtones -- it should remind Canadians of the dangers of allowing our public health-care system to deteriorate.
Duncan Cameron
Sep 22 2009 | Parliament resumed last week, and Jack Layton and the NDP were the target of main opposition and media criticism.
Amy Goodman
Sep 21 2009 | On Oct. 7, the U.S. enters its ninth year of occupation of Afghanistan -- equal to the time the United States was involved in World War I, World War II and the Korean War combined.
Rick Salutin
Sep 18 2009 | Is this the lesson never learned? That when you invade, no matter what you say your reasons are, you are seen as an invader and occupier? Despite the good deeds you do or claim to do.
Alice Klein
Sep 17 2009 | The longer Harper is our prime minister, the bigger the price tag for dealing with the problems he ignores or exacerbates.
JYD
Sep 17 2009 | Access to necessary health-care services is an ongoing problem for many indigenous people around the world, and Canada is no exception.