Podcast April 26
Laird Cronk, BC Fed
Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report April 26 - May 3, 2019 -- British Columbia should end child labour with new laws says BC Fed. Also- the LabourStart report about union events, and remembering Rana Plaza
Blog April 26
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau campaigning in Edmonton in October 2015. Photo: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | Thanks to the work done by outgoing Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, support for the TMX in Canada has probably reached its high-water mark. It has nowhere to go but down.
Columnists April 25
Abortion rights protest sign on lamp post. Photo: John Brighenti/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | For close to half a century, the right to a safe, legal abortion has been guaranteed by the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade decision, but now that right is under threat.
Blog April 25
Pizzagate protesters in Washington D.C. Photo: Will Sommer/Twitter
David J. Climenhaga | The idea the Rockefellers are behind a big-money scheme to bottle up Alberta's resources is built on the stuff they use to fill bubble-wrap.
Book Review April 25
Yutaka Dirks | Donald Gutstein's well-researched new book is a deep dive into the strategies that Canadian oil companies and their friends have implemented to prevent political action and reverse catastrophe.
Columnists April 25
Parkdale mural in Toronto. Photo: Robert B. Moffatt/Flickr
Claudia Pedrero, Pro Bono | An alternative model of land ownership is growing in Canada, as communities grapple with increasingly unaffordable housing prices and commercial development changes neighbourhoods.
Blog April 25
Marie Aspiazu | A generational opportunity to overhaul Canada's mobile market and bring more choice and lower prices is here. This is how we turn it into a national movement.
News April 24
Dennis King. Photo: Dennis King/Twitter
Karl Nerenberg | The Greens have a right to feel pretty euphoric about the result, even if it fell short of pollsters' predictions, but what this will mean for Elizabeth May's federal Greens is difficult to say.
Blog April 24
Alberta premier designate Jason Kenney (Photo: David J. Climenhaga)
David J. Climenhaga | Jason Kenney's "civil libertarian instincts" apparently don't mean much when it comes to fending off critical news stories.
Columnists April 24
Family farm. Photo: Gerry Dincher/Wikimedia Commons
Lois Ross | The United Nations has declared the years 2019 to 2028 as the UN Decade of Family Farming, citing the need to stem hunger and work toward food security.
Podcast April 24
Melanie Wood on film Living in HOpe, Human Centred Healthcare and Mental Health
Face2Face | 'Living in HOpe' is the culmination of more than a year of filming at The HOpe Centre in North Vancouver, offering viewers a challenge to rethink how we perceive people living with mental illness.
Podcast April 24
Gilad Cohen and Simona Ramkisson, hosts of The Hum Podcast
Gilad Cohen, Simona Ramkisson, Brandon Fragomeni, Alex Castellani, Ron Ma | Hosts Gilad Cohen and Simona Ramkisson open up about their personal lives, their thoughts on "wokeness" as a brand, and Gilad's thoughts on vaping.