National Guard soliders by U.S. Capitol grounds on January 12, 2021. Image credit: Elvert Barnes/Flickr
Duncan Cameron | A spectre of fascism looms over Joe Biden's inauguration because neither the Democrats nor the Republicans have been willing or able to address the serious injustices that prevail in U.S. society.
Pro-Trump supporters at the U.S. Capitol. Image credit: Brett Davis/Flickr
Rick Salutin | The storming of the U.S. Capitol was, for shock and symbolic value, a homegrown version of 9/11. Except it was U.S. terrorists directed by their president, defecating on their own national symbols.
President Donald Trump walks into the East Room of the White House to address his remarks on Operation Legend: Combatting Violent Crime in American Cities. Image: White House/Flickr/Shealah Craighead
Rick Salutin | The deep logic of Trump's turn to deputized goonery, is that military force is the only thing, in recent decades, that the U.S. state has been granted full legitimacy for.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The far-right Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headed by Narendra Modi won the recent general elections in India. This will have serious ramifications for workers in the coming years.
Indian workers fighting back
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The upcoming general elections in India are allowing workers to put forward their own demands against the far right BJP government of President Modi.
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Humberto DaSilva | Activists from an Ottawa Gatineau Solidarity Network served notice that the anti-Indigenous, homophobic, and fascistic tendencies of the Bolsonaro regime will meet with international resistance.
Karl Nerenberg | Shortly after the horrific events in Toronto, some folks took to social media complaining about our "weak" government. They claimed the suspect belongs to a group they distrust and fear.
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Brian Arden, Ed Finn | Follow these and the promise of Mammon is yours.
Burnt house from anti Muslim riots in Sri Lanka
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The targeting of minorities around Asia is unfortunately too common and often has deep political and economic roots. The current anti muslim riots are an example of this.
People sitting around a table. Photo: Kennisland/flickr
Bonnie Burstow | "Unfit to practice" social work policies violate human rights and are part of "creeping fascism."
Stitch-by-Stitch's Unsettling Canada Day Sewing Circle was held in solidarity with Unsettling Canada 150 National Day of Action by Idle No More and Defenders of the Land. Photo: Elizabeth Littlejohn
Cathryn Atkinson | From Indigenous demands for respect and recognition, to Donald Trump's dog whistles to racists, to the Canadian housing crisis, to changes in the NDP, 2017 was a busy news year for rabble writers.
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Like Anne Frank and Sophie Scholl before her, Heather was killed resisting fascism. Let all their stories inspire a new wave of bold resistance.