Blog
David Suzuki | Canada's future depends on energy policy. It's time we started having a real discussion about it.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | Progressives who are looking for a better world should not place their bets on the emergence of a polycentric world: China is not going to overtake the U.S. and will more likely enter into decline.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | The free trade agreement with China suffers from many of the same faults as NAFTA. Chinese companies will be able to sue Canada for millions if their business is affected by environmental laws.
Blog
Christopher Majka | Should Canada retain control of its economy and natural resources, or sellout to foreign investment? One is a strategy to an economic superpower; the other a fast track to a resources supermarket.
News
Gus Van Harten | Commentators like Andrew Coyne are far too quick to dismiss the need for careful study. This treaty could lead to billion-dollar awards against Canada and is too important to be reduced to spin.
Blog
Stuart Trew | Gee, I wonder where China got the idea that local content quotas are illegal? Ah yes, possibly from the EU and Japanese WTO challenge to local content requirements in the Ontario Green Energy Act.
Blog
Stuart Trew | We still have time to stop the FIPA, which was not ratified on November 2 as many had suspected. Write to MPs asking them to tear up the FIPA with China.
Blog
Christopher Majka | FIPPA, the China-Canada investment agreement, has sent alarm bells ringing far and wide. It's worth examining what trade deals benefit Canada and which rob it blind. Fair trade must be ethical trade.
Blog
Karl Nerenberg | After a brief flirtation with a strong human rights stance vis-à-vis China, the current Conservative Government in Ottawa seems to have fallen in love with the Chinese economic leviathan.
News
Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs | On behalf the Union of BC Indian Chiefs, we are writing to firmly express, advise and direct the Government of Canada to reject the Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement with China.
News
Steven Staples | All of the concerns raised about China-based Huawei and ZTE can equally be applied to U.S.-based Lockheed Martin.
RabbleTV
rabble staff | On a dreary Tuesday morning, concerned citizens gathered to take action to pressure BC Premier Christy Clark to stand up for British Columbians and take action to stop FIPPA.