Podcast
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Victoria Fenner | In the first of our "rabble rousers to watch" podcasts, we have a conversation about Engage Barrie, a group trying to bring about progressive political change in a very conservative city.
Blog
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Tom Liacas | A new book to help develop organizing to deepen community activism
Podcast
Redeye Collective | When the media only reports on the failures of international climate politics, people lose hope. Shane Gunster says success stories are there and need to be told to inspire citizens to action.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | It is a law of politics: to make things happen, people have to be mobilized. The political party that succeeds is the one that builds support, and gets people to vote for it.
Columnists
Murray Dobbin | The extent to which the institutions of democracy can be assaulted and eroded is directly proportional to the level of civic literacy. In Canada, the need to increase it has never been higher.
Columnists
Ole Hendrickson | A government that promotes war, that abandons the concept of serving people in the name of peace and friendship, and that fails to respect and support civil society, paves the way for extremist ideas.
Columnists
Hennessy's Index | Canadians who identify as right or left on the political spectrum are more likely to be interested in politics, according to a recent survey. Here's how those political divisions stack up.
Columnists
Elizabeth Littlejohn | Hope is resilient; power gained by disinformation is brittle and punitive. What Tim Hudak offers is not hope for a healthier democracy or more jobs. We can do better.
News
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Nora Loreto | UP! Canadian labour rising invites debate and solutions to the challenges facing Canada's labour movement. Nora Loreto writes about the vision for UP!, and her hopes for labour's future.
Blog
Janet Newbury | Now that the B.C. election is over, those of us who are passionate about civic engagement need to do what we can to understand political disengagement and hopefully alter its course.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | What could be Toronto's contribution to a revolt against austerity zealots? It may stand before us: dedicated funding for public transit.
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