News September 22
Justin Trudeau speaks with employees at the Public Service Pay Centre in Miramichi. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Meagan Gillmore | The Phoenix pay system has been in place for more than 18 months, and problems with it only continue to grow. Workers across the country have consistently been overpaid, underpaid or not paid at all.
Columnists September 22
Wayne Easter. Photo: David Faltenhine/Leadnow Canada/flickr
Murray Dobbin | Liberal finance committee chair Wayne Easter is defending wealthy individuals and big companies who are getting away with blatant tax avoidance -- or advising others how to do so.
Blog September 22
Image: Flickr/Philip Kromer
Yves Engler | Canadian commentators often claim more Tutsi were killed in the genocide than lived in Rwanda.
Columnists September 22
Image: Flickr/Alisdare Hickson
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Like Anne Frank and Sophie Scholl before her, Heather was killed resisting fascism. Let all their stories inspire a new wave of bold resistance.
News September 21
Film still showing landscape from "Gutland"
Humberto DaSilva | Gutland is a cinematic mind game set squarely in its chosen rural European context. The film can be best described as a "farm noir."
Blog September 21
Photo: Norsk Teknisk Museum, Wikimedia Commons.
David J. Climenhaga | Albertans long ago "decided that a drunken, blow-out dance party today was better than a string of candle-lit dinner parties down the road."
Blog September 21
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the UN General Assembly in New York. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Scott Fenwick | As the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar deepens, Canada must amplify its voice as much as possible to rally the world in ending this crisis, widely viewed as an organized ethnic cleansing.
News September 20
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Karl Nerenberg | Bloc Québécois leader Martine Ouellet claims that Jagmeet Singh's NDP leadership campaign signifies we must now confront not only the religious right, but also the new and scary religious left.
Blog September 20
At the Port Hardy bus station, prior to departure for Campbell River and Nanaimo. Photo: Stephen Rees/flickr
Amanda West | The quality of life of rural-dwelling British Columbians is being thrown under the bus. We can only hope that our provincial and federal politicians are finally paying attention.
Columnists September 20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Donald Trump. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Lois Ross | As U.S. President Donald Trump rambles and rumbles about cancelling NAFTA, what if we called the bully's bluff? The result would no doubt be much better than any of his suggestions for change.
Podcast September 20
Map of Pacific Islands - Wikimedia
Piergiorgio Moro | Many Pacific workers travel to Australia to work and provide for their families at home. While there is work in Australia, there are also many problems.
Blog September 19
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David Suzuki | The one flimsy argument climate change deniers have been holding onto -- that carbon dioxide will make plants grow faster and bigger -- has proven to be a poor one.