Meet Nancy Pocock, Refugee Worker
Apr 18 2001
As she lay dying in a Toronto hospital in 1998, Nancy Pocock struggled to write one more letter on behalf of yet another refugee. A brave yet familiar final act from a woman who gave so much to peopl
Citizen Caged: Americas Summit Protestors to be Locked out of Public Streets
Apr 18 2001
Democracy does not play out at voting booths alone. It also happens in meeting halls, on public streets. But when thousands of demonstrators converge on Quebec City this week, they will find the stre
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
CCPA Report Rips Veil from Americas Trade Talks
Apr 18 2001
What's really at stake this April, when Canada hosts free trade talks with 34 nations from the Americas? How would you even know? In the absence of any public draft agreement, a new paper from the Ca
Canadians Pay the Price of Privatization
Apr 18 2001
Bracket the ideology. Privatizing public services is all about savings and efficiency - right? A new report from the Canadian Union of Public Employees rejects that popular wisdom.