Canada’s foreign policy and the agenda of the G20 and G8 summits in Canada must give priority to actions that promote human rights and address the growing poverty in Africa.
Politics in Canada
The Liberals are still, inexplicably in my view, blocking a coalition. We have no time to lose if we are going to fight back against the attack on progressive Canadian values.
A look at why rates of hepatitis C are at least 20 times higher in prison than the general Canadian population, and why rates of HIV are 10 to 20 times higher.
Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension
Alert! Radio #154 - Interviews with Ian Angus, Clayton Thomas-Muller, Ron Mackay and Elle Flanders. Headlines, Around the Left and Music is the Weapon.
Healing the Earth
After a community-led occupation shut down a contentious industrial park in Guelph, 5 people were named in a $5 million lawsuit by the City of Guelph and a private developer.
David J. Climenhaga
The Vietnam War ended 35 years ago. The WWW seems to have mostly missed the story.
This documentary, showing at Toronto's Hot Docs International Documentary Festival, is an inventive and illuminating take on car culture.
Pivot Legal Society
Rebecca Cuttler interviews Pivot lawyer Doug King about the new provincial legislation banning social assistance for people who have outstanding warrants for their arrest.
The B.C. Teachers' Federation is encouraging its members to get involved in the anti-HST campaign because the HST is a regressive tax that will increase taxes for those who can least afford it.
John de Graaf, the national coordinator of Take Back Your Time, discusses 'affluenza' ahead of the De-Growth Conference this weekend in Vancouver.