Columnists
Ellen Russell | One politically disempowering aspect of neoliberal capitalism is the mantra that we cannot resist economic forces. Wrong -- collective decision making can trump market forces in a crisis.
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Brian Topp | The financial crisis -- so similar in its essentials around the world, triggered by neo-con recklessness and misrule, and the limitless greed of financiers and speculators -- needs to be addressed.
News
Michel Martelly, Haiti's new leader.
Roger Annis and Kevin Edmonds | The now completed, foreign-financed electoral exercise in Haiti has landed a neo-Duvalierist in the office of the presidency.
News
Donald Gutstein | Establishing 'ethical oil' as a component of government rhetoric illustrates the growing success of a Canadian right wing aping U.S. Republican tactics.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | I'm talking political philosophy here, not Viennese waltzes. People keep asking why Stephen Harper acts as he does, it looks so buttheaded.
Columnists
Ralph Surette | Watch the New Brunswick election for an eye-opener. Thanks to continuous tax cuts, which are great for shoppers but not great for debt, New Brunswick's finances are spiralling out of control.
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Jerry West | Michelle Obama's organic garden has been fertile ground for controversy. Claims that the vegetables were fake highlight the desperation of conservative opposition to the Obama administration.
Columnists
Murray Dobbin | The $50 billion shortfall is a godsend for neo-cons like Jim Flaherty: a useful crisis that will provide the rationale for huge spending cuts.