assault on democracy

Blog
Jul 12, 2018
Image: Modified from original larger comic by Harry Grant/Public domain license

The power of concentrated wealth vs. working people

Nima Maleki
There's a particular logic of authorized power at play within most societies the world over. Wage, work and union activity are impacted by it, as shown in recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions.
Podcast
Feb 5, 2016
TPP as Global Economic Eugenics

TPP as global economic eugenics

Green Majority Radio
Lawyer and author Gus Van Harten walks us through just some of the ways in which the TPP is a direct assault on democracy.
Blog
Sep 27, 2015
Image: Flickr/Caelie_Frampton

The homeless right to vote and home

Cathy Crowe
The Fair Elections Act has made it harder for homeless people to vote. This election is not proving it will be any easier for them to get affordable housing.
Blog
Sep 10, 2014
Image: Tigana/flickr

What would you do to un-Harper Canada?

Stephen Kimber
The scheduled 2015 federal election should not simply be another rascal-changing exercise. We need to ask those who would seek to replace Harper what they will undo to give us back our country.
News
Jul 4, 2014

Peoples' Social Forum will build a better Canada

Ricardo Acuña
The country is at a crossroads. With out-of-control inequality and increasing consolidation of wealth and power there is a choice to make: succumb to undemocratic government or fight back.
News
Jun 23, 2014
Photo: flickr/eutrophication&hypoxia

Setback for worker rights in Newfoundland and Labrador

Hans Rollman
Surprise legislation tabled by Progressive Conservatives revokes recent improvements to labour relations in Newfoundland and Labrador by making it more difficult for workers to form a union. Why?
Photos
May 20, 2014
Photo: flickr/Number 10

What will be left of our nation if Harper wins again?

Ralph Surette
Watching Harper envenom not only the politics of the day, but hammer at our deepest societal framework is to wonder what will be left of our self-respect as a nation if he wins the next election.

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