The Harper government is more at odds with Canadians over public health care than they are on any other issue. And pharmacare demonstrates this in spades.
Moving beyond analyses of SYRIZA, the real lessons should be learned from popular movements
The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) would worsen climate change.
When governments try to protect the environment or promote the local economy, free trade agreements allow companies to sue for billions of dollars for lost profits. Murray Dobbin explains how.
The European Parliament could not come to an agreement this week on the United States-European Union Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
In January, the provincial government announced that it was "suspending all participation in, and commitment to be bound by the outcomes of any trade agreement currently under negotiation by Canada."
What you don't know about free trade: the uses and abuses of investor-state arbitration. Or, how a Canadian company is suing El Salvador for $301 million.
Food safety should be an issue of concern for voters evaluating Harper's record in the lead-up to the October 19 federal election.
The Conservatives with their 160-seat majority in the House of Commons could easily ratify CETA should they opt to do so before the summer break.
There is a process within CETA that would promote regulatory harmonization and address non-tariff barriers that could allow the export of genetically modified apples into Europe.