Blog July 20
Knesset in Jerusalem, July 31, 2001. Avishai Teicher, via PikiWiki-Israel free image collection project. Source: Wikimedia Commons.
Corey Balsam, Sid Shniad | While this new law doesn't change much in practice, it should lay to rest any remaining illusions about Israel's true nature.
News July 20
Photo: Charles McVety on Twitter
Antonia Zerbisias | Charles McVety, the so-called “evangelical leader” who delivered unto Doug Ford a social conservative Christian base, is less about loving the poor and disadvantaged and more about promoting hate.
Columnists July 20
Canada Revenue Agency building. Photo: Chris Fournier/Flickr
Pro Bono, Brian Iler | The Ontario Superior Court's decision this week was a huge relief to those many charities who suffered through Stephen Harper's politically motivated Canada Revenue Agency audits.
Blog July 19
Photo: JustLacrosse.com/Flickr
Yves Engler | The campaign to get the Iroquois Nationals to Israel is the latest example of Israel lobby groups' work to thwart those who associate the plight of First Nations and Palestinians.
Blog July 19
Gerry Caplan | Like the Dude, Capitalism prevails.
Blog July 19
Emma Lui | Prime Minister Justin Trudeau just shuffled his cabinet. A Water Minister is needed to coordinate the more than 20 departments related to water and develop an action plan.
Blog July 19
Perry Bellegarde at podium. Photo: Andrew Scheer/Flickr
Pamela Palmater | The Assembly of First Nations will hold its election for national chief on July 25 in Vancouver -- and this election feels like a boiling point for Indigenous rights and sovereignty.
Columnists July 19
Woman holds net neutrality sign. Photo: CDEL Family/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | ISP corporations are trying to control the internet, to restrict the free flow of information, to restore their historical role of for-profit arbiter of what we can and cannot read, watch or hear.
Blog July 19
Derek Fildebrandt (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | It's hard to believe Derek Fildebrandt does not view his repudiation by UCP Leader Jason Kenney as a deep personal betrayal.
Blog July 19
Water fountain. Photo: Martina Yach/Flickr
Doreen Nicoll | Monday night in a four to one vote Guelph-Eramosa Council refused Xinyi Glass's application which would have extracted 1.6 million litres of water daily.
Podcast July 19
Image: Frieda Werden on Denman Island BC, 2018.
Victoria Fenner | When Frieda Werden started WINGS in 1986, she was told that a radio show entirely about women was too radical. Almost three decades later, the show is still going strong.
News July 19
Toronto Transit Commission Board Meeting - June 12, 2018. Photo: Toronto Transit Commission
Rosemary Frei | Part Two: Going Green at the Toronto Transit Commission should not be done at the expense of best practice or due diligence.