It may be that the quality of leadership has been so formularized and commodified that people now yearn for someone who reeks to boredom of being without it.
Asia Pacific Currents
Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and arrests of trade unionists in South Korea.
Everybody seems to have a theory about Brexit and Rafe Mair, naturally, is no exception.
Jürgen and David talk about "truth," ISIS, brainwashing, the media, respect for other cultures and the real face of war.
3 Minute Action
Reports from France and what North Americans can do to help.
A military coup d'état is being reported in Turkey.
Nuclear-capable NATO forces are in Ukraine and now crowd right up to Russia's western border in the Baltic region. Canada's participation in the folly is seamless from Harper to Trudeau.
Elie Wiesel, who died this month, has been called the high priest of the Holocaust. But it's Wiesel's later role as a moral beacon and icon paid homage by world leaders, that's troubling.
Truck plows into Bastille Day crowd in Nice, France, killing at least 30
Canada played a significant role in ONUC and Congo PM Patrice Lumumba's assassination, which should be studied by progressives demanding Ottawa increase its participation in UN "peacekeeping."