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Apr 18, 2017
Contingent of Nepalese Peacekeepers Arrives in Juba from Haiti, 2014

UN occupation of Haiti ends but abuses remain

Yves Engler
UN abuses in Haiti aren't an unfortunate outgrowth of a well-meaning peacekeeping effort. Rather, MINUSTAH was established to consolidate the U.S., France and Canada's anti-democratic policies.
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Feb 22, 2017

Media bias is real -- and everywhere

Yves Engler
Highlighting Russia's "propaganda system" to a Canadian audience without mentioning the one at home indicates either a journalist's ignorance or that she is part of it.
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Jan 31, 2017
Photo: Justin Dolske/flickr

Plastic and capitalism are killing ocean life

Yves Engler
The world's oceans are set to have more plastic than fish by 2050. Based on externalizing costs and privatizing profits, 21st-century capitalism is turning our seas into a plastic blob.
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Dec 27, 2016
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Gates of Ale

Sprawl is an enemy of the Left

Yves Engler
Instead of fearing a populist backlash for supporting tolls, progressive need to recognize their strategic interest in promoting pedestrian, bike and mass transit scale urban spaces

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