|News Barâa Arar | That intimate relationship between legislation, extreme political rhetoric, and the rise in hate crimes as shown by Donald Trump’s America, is exactly why I am afraid of a Ford majority government.|
|Blog Libby Davies | The new leader will need to demonstrate their ability to position the NDP as the clear choice of progressive Canadians and the strongest opposition and alternative to right-wing populism.|
|Columnists Duncan Cameron | Justin Trudeau arrived in Washington on Monday with a plan to help Trump polish his image with women, even though Canadian women are still waiting for action on public child care from our feminist PM.|
|Columnists Linda McQuaig | Trump's surprise election has alerted us to the depth of dissatisfaction with the status quo. But will Trump and his crowd get to define and shape that anti-status quo sentiment?|
|Columnists Rick Salutin | Like the Clintons and Blair, Trudeau exudes empathy for the excluded -- while clinging fiercely to (free) trade deals.|
|Blog Greg Squires | Justin Trudeau appears increasingly unaware of the pressure western democracies are facing from right-wing populism.|
|Columnists June Chua | Norwegian film organizations and unions have banded together in an international call for help in the case of a Palestinian filmmaker, Mohamed Jabaly, who could be deported Dec. 30.|
A myopic view of Mexico, the border, and homegrown American fascists: Matthew Heineman's Cartel LandDavid Martinez | A recent U.S. documentary about Mexico and the U.S./Mexico border makes all the mistakes of its predecessors.