May 10
Palestinian civil society has called on Elton John to respect their boycott call and cancel his June 17th concert in Tel Aviv.
Palestinian civil society has called on Elton John to respect their boycott call and cancel his June 17th concert in Tel Aviv.
May 6
The Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance System (GEODSS) facility at Diego Garcia is one of three operational sites worldwide. Photo: United States Air Force photo/Senior Master Sgt. John Rohrer/Wikipedia.
The people of the Chagos Islands were removed by the British government in the 1960s to make way for U.S. bases -- and the people remain stuck.
May 5
Photo: Tristam Sparks
Redeye: Vancouver Co-operative Radio
May 3
Project Fly Home held a 'sanctions-busting' telethon in support of Abousfian Abdelrazik, the Sudanese-Canadian man on the United Nations 1267 list.
Project Fly Home last week raised $6,000 in support of Abousfian Abdelrazik, the Sudanese-Canadian man on the United Nations 1267 list.
Apr 30
Not Rex Murphy: This week Humberto files his report from the Business School at the University of Western Ontario.
Not Rex Murphy: This week Humberto files his report from the Business School at the University of Western Ontario.
Apr 29
Photo: Tristram Sparks
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Apr 28
Photo: Shayna George
Community and labour groups mobilize against the meeting of G8 development ministers in Halifax.
Apr 27
Children in El Piñal.
Visiting Kichwa Amazonian communities who are resisting a biofuel company, oil interests, and their own governments.
Apr 26
British MP George Galloway. Photo: Tristam Sparks/flickr
Part One, plus link to Part Two: U.K. MP George Galloway vs. Immigration Minister Jason Kenney. The Galloway ban hearing has been postponed until Wednesday.
Apr 23
Stephen Harper's Conservative government doesn't tolerate any criticism, constructive or otherwise, of our military's role in Afghanistan. Lalo Espejo takes a closer look.
Stephen Harper's Conservative government doesn't tolerate any criticism, constructive or otherwise, of our military's role in Afghanistan. Lalo Espejo takes a closer look.
Apr 22
Maude Barlow in Cochabamba.
From the World People's Conference on Climate Change and Rights of Mother Earth in Cochabamba, Bolivia.
Apr 19
Said The Whale formed in 2007 as a collaboration between songwriters Ben Worcester and Tyler Bancroft. The pair’s debut EP, Taking Abalonia, featured sunny west coast indie pop, with breezy harmonies.
Said The Whale formed in 2007 as a collaboration between songwriters Ben Worcester and Tyler Bancroft. The pair’s debut EP, Taking Abalonia, featured sunny west coast indie pop, with breezy harmonies.
Apr 16
We're nine! We're feeling full of life and flush with our successes and we invite you to help us plan for our second decade as Canada's independent, progressive online news source.
We're feeling full of life and flush with our successes and we invite you to help us plan for our second decade as Canada's independent, progressive online news source.
Apr 15
Not Rex's Humberto DaSilva ponders the hypocrisy of U.S. rules regarding Cuba, while in Cuba.
Not Rex's Humberto DaSilva ponders the hypocrisy of U.S. rules regarding Cuba, while in Cuba.
Apr 14
Coalition to build a better BC launches in Vancouver. Photo: Kim Elliott.
Showing support for public and community services.
Apr 13
The campus of the First Nations University of Canada. Photo: Stephen LaRose.
Opened with high hopes and fanfare as a college 34 years ago, the institution that became the FNUC has seen five years of troubles that will hurt its students more than anyone else.
Apr 12
The Coalition to Build a Better BC is made up of 34 groups, including organized labour, education, seniors, anti-poverty, aboriginal, women, student and other movements. Photo: Kim Elliott.
Organized labour, education, seniors, anti-poverty, aboriginal, women, student and other movements unite.
Apr 12
A boy who fell down and was knocked unconscious while playing with friends lies injured in the ICU unit at Gaza's al-Shifa Hospital. Because of the siege, even routine injuries have been difficult to treat. Photo: Matthew Cassel/www.justimage.org
A boy lies unconscious in the ICU unit at Gaza's al-Shifa Hospital. Because of the siege mounted by Israel, even routine injuries have been difficult to treat in Gaza.
Apr 9
A stunning documentary chronicles the efforts of American lawyers trying to take the soft drink giant to court over the killings of 10 union leaders in Columbia.
A stunning documentary chronicles the efforts of American lawyers trying to take the soft drink giant to court over the killings of 10 union leaders in Columbia.
Apr 8
The residents of Coajomulco, Mexico are literally having their water taken out from under them. (Photo: Kristen Hanson)
Apr 7
Toronto singer-songwriter Sara Marlowe returns with her much-anticipated album, True Stories.
Toronto singer-songwriter Sara Marlowe returns with her much-anticipated album, True Stories.
Apr 6
A cat’s eye view of Manhattan culture from the legendary Algonquin Hotel.
A cat’s eye view of Manhattan culture from the legendary Algonquin Hotel.
Apr 5
A homeless man in Vancouver. Photo: quinet/Flickr
This pilot program aims to address the mental health and addiction concerns of the homeless.
Apr 1
Not Rex commentary from Humberto: Teabag Ann
Ann Coulter can tell a Muslim student to TTC (take the camel), but George Galloway can't even get into Canada. The conservative idea of free speech... pah!
Mar 31
Executive Director of the NWSM, Nakuset, at a Women's Policy meeting with Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff, on March 14 in Montreal. Photo: Maya Rolbin-Ghanie
The Aboriginal Healing Foundation lost its budget less than two years after Stephen Harper's apology for the IRS system, and 134 healing programs are now unable to continue. Some will close today.
Mar 30
The six women who were arrested while staging a sit-in action at  the the Ottawa office of Indian and Northern Affairs minister Chuck Strahl. Photo: Greg Macdougall
The six women who were arrested while staging a sit-in action at the the Ottawa office of Indian and Northern Affairs minister Chuck Strahl. Photo: Greg Macdougall
Mar 29
Jessie Foster (right) at her 2002 high school graduation with her mother, Glendene Grant. Jessie went missing in Las Vegas in March 2006 and her mother believes she is the victim of human trafficking. Photo courtesy of Glendene Grant.
Jessie Foster (right) at her 2002 high school graduation with her mother, Glendene Grant. Jessie went missing in Las Vegas in March 2006 and her mother believes she is the victim of human trafficking.
Mar 26
Not Rex commentary from Humberto: Vale go home
Humberto takes a look at Vale Inco, the company has a less than stellar environmental and legal record...
Mar 25
The CRTC’s move in favour of the big broadcasters opens door for massive fee hikes by cable television firms, which, ironically, are the owners of some of these same companies, and shuts out the CBC. Photo: D. Reichardt/Flickr
The CRTC’s move in favour of the big broadcasters opens door for massive fee hikes by cable television firms, which, ironically, are the owners of some of these same companies, and shuts out the CBC.
Mar 24
While the Olympics are more about marketing athletes as products to a televised audience, the Paralympics are about the love of sports.
While the Olympics are more about marketing athletes as products to a televised audience, the Paralympics are about the love of sports.

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