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Jul 3 2015 | Lenée Son | Canada Day under Harper is a dud. A happy Canada is a Harper-free Canada. This week's blogs roundup.
Photo: flickr/ BriYYZ
Jul 2 2015 | Fred Hahn | Has Canada become a global laughing stock to the ever-growing numbers of people around the world who understand climate change requires action? Yep!
Photo: flickr/ e-Magine Art
Jul 2 2015 | Mitchell Thompson | The Trans Pacific Partnership will introduce rules on patents for medication that critics say will restrict access to HIV treatment and threaten LGBT lives.
Photo: flickr/ Kat R
Jul 2 2015 | Kathryn Teeluck | The Harper government quietly passed new legislation last year allowing provinces and territories to impose a minimum residency requirement for social assistance. Will they?
Jul 2 2015 | Catherine Brunelle, Kevin Johns, Write Along Radio | Have you heard of Reading Lolita in Tehran? Listen in as New York best-selling author, the passionate Azar Nafisi, shares on the magic of reading and how stories tell a nation’s true culture.
Photo: flickr/Vesselin Kolev
Jul 2 2015 | Megan Devlin | After having their ship illegally seized in international waters and being held in Israeli prison for 72 hours, Kevin Neish and Robert Lovelace are on their way home.
Jul 2 2015 | Victoria Fenner | The United Nations Commission on the Elimination on All Forms of Discrimination against Women and Indigenous Women -- a panel discussion.
Wendy Gritter on Faith, LGBTQ Communities and Change
Jul 2 2015 | Face2Face | Wendy talks about shame, guilt and principled pluralism -- how many of us have been socialized to feel disgust for the other and how secrets breed toxicity and ultimately cover up truth and justice.
Jul 2 2015 | David Christopher, Digital Freedom Update | If you're a Canadian and you own a cell phone, you probably don't need an official report to tell you that you're paying way over the odds.
Two become one
Jul 2 2015 | Laura Brightwell | Let's stop inviting friends to events via their partners, people.
Jul 2 2015 | J. Baglow | The increasingly self-destructive actions of the Conservatives signify only one thing: the beast is slowly dying. It needs to be put out of its misery.
Jul 2 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | Robert Lovelace and Kevin Neish will return to Canada today after their Freedom Flotilla III boat was illegally seized by Israeli forces on Monday.
Image: Flickr/Neil Moralee
Jul 2 2015 | Nora Loreto | Forget compliance. Canadians need to see Bill C-377 for what it really is.
Photo: flickr/ Julian Carvajal
Jul 2 2015 | Amy Goodman | Frederick Douglass' words on a distant July 4 holiday have been given new life by Bree Newsome. Americans should remember this, this Independence Day.
Jul 2 2015 | Jeff Miller | Montreal publisher Drawn & Quarterly is now widely regarded as the best publisher of literary comics in the world. Let's take a look back on how they got there and what has made them so, so great.
Anne Wilson
Jul 2 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | The poll was done the day before the national holiday when the only people at home in Alberta may have been disgruntled Wildrosers with nowhere to go.
Photo: flickr/ Andrew Malone
Jul 2 2015 | Scott Neigh | Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care mobilize in response to the Conservative government's cruel 2012 cuts to health care for refugees.
Jul 1 2015 | Scott Neigh | Dr. Hasan Sheikh talks about the work by Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care attempting to reverse the cruel 2012 cuts to health care for refugees.
Jul 1 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | In this interview, Robert Lovelace speaks about the commonalities between the colonialism of Canada and Israel.
Jul 1 2015 | David Christopher | How do you feel about your personal contact information being available on the Internet? Large media conglomerates could undermine the privacy of almost anyone who purchases a domain name.