Podcast
Mitch Podolak, Michael Welch, Ashley Titterton | This episode of Alert! gives a taste of the Left Forum, a unique conference that convenes a broad spectrum of progressive intellectuals, activists, academics, organizations and the interested public.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | Substantial sectors of the environmental movement have moved to embrace the concerns of the left and many leftists have themselves begun to integrate an ecological framework.
Podcast
Cuba: Continuity and Change
Riaz Sayani-Mulji and Ryan Sparrow | On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, we speak with Lisa Nussey, executive member of the Hamilton Friendship Association with Cuba.
News
Marc Lee | Re-reading the NPI's manifesto, the calls for a more fundamentally democratic society and for a new type of politics still ring true -- and have a huge resonance with the current political moment.
News
The Cofounders of the New Politics Initiative | The original vision statement for NPI, published in June 2001, was comprehensive. It declared: 'Decades of pro-business policies have not delivered better life prospects or a healthier environment.'
Columnists
Naomi Klein | The attempt to shift cultural values is not a distraction from "real" struggles. Climate change, by putting us on a firm deadline, can serve as the catalyst for a social and ecological transformation.
Blog
Meghan Murphy | How aligned are we with our progressive representatives and left-wing allies when it comes to prostitution?
Podcast
AIyanas Ormond, Martha Roberts, Rowan Lipkovits | The inadequacies of the WHO approach to social determinants of health and the need to look to socialist models of health care are discussed.
Blog
Gerry Caplan | As one of the few remaining earthlings to happily call himself a socialist, I have now decided that if anything were to drive me away from my lifelong ideology it's the way it's practiced in France.
Blog
James Laxer | At age 215, Socialism had its neck on the chopping block at the recent NDP convention in Vancouver when a last minute reprieve spared it.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | People experience a reality; the words and symbols follow. As the guy in Field of Dreams might have said: Build it and they will name.
Blog
James Laxer | The NDP leadership has announced that Socialism, aged 215, is dead. The NDP convention was expected to remove the word "socialist" from the preamble to the party constitution.