Columnists
Image of Karl Marx by graphic artist Robert Diedrichs/Wikimedia Commons
Duncan Cameron | The work of economic thinker and political activist Karl Marx, born 200 years ago on May 5, 1818, continues to inspire contemporary seekers of justice for working people.
Blog
Joe Clark & Maureen McTeer, 1976 (Toronto Public Library)
David J. Climenhaga | The Conservative Party of Canada has announced selection of a new leader, a 38-year-old MP from the west named Andrew Scheer. Dear readers, do you see a pattern here?
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Glen Coulthard's book is for the generation of First Nations activists who want to change things entirely. Coulthard tackles current Indigenous-settler relations in Canada, drawing on Marx and Fanon.
Blog
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Michael Stewart | The Vancouver Rent Assembly, "A gathering of renters in a time of siege," examines and analyzes the concept and legitimacy of rent.
Book Review
Derrick Morrison | Robin Blackburn introduces this collection of speeches, essays and correspondence, which includes the inaugural addresses of President Abraham Lincoln and the writings of Karl Marx.
Book Review
Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution
Aaron Leonard | David Harvey, anthropology professor, geographer, and authority on Karl Marx's work Capital, has just published Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution.
Book Review
Representing Capital: A Reading of Volume One
Aaron Leonard | Aaron Leonard interviews literary critic and Marxist political theorist, Fredric Jameson on Representing Capital: A Reading of Volume One, that revisits Karl Marx's most important work, Capital.
Blog
The author, at a Jays game, stuck in the Yankees section.
David J. Climenhaga | Edmonton journalists need to be reminded that the NDP leadership is an important story and their readers expect them to get off their sorry duffs and cover it. And nuts to the Leafs!
Columnists
Rick Salutin | If you want to give your kids a sense of the Cold War, take them to a council meeting at city hall. Look for Giorgio Mammoliti.
Blog
Three generations of the Board of The Firm
David J. Climenhaga | Despite the charming visit by Will and Kate, it's only a matter of time before the Royal connection goes the same way as home milk delivery, only with less impact on the state of civilization.