June Chua June 12
The award-winning queer Black feminist artist sets out her philosophy of life, art and interaction.
Duncan Cameron June 11
Duncan Cameron
Fifty years ago, the NDP rejected a resolution calling for an independent socialist Canada. What happened in 1969 and what does it mean for the NDP today?
Rick Salutin June 7
Well that was a piece of unfortunate timing: the botch on opening a memorial to Canada's fallen soldiers in Afghanistan came just before the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
Monia Mazigh June 7
Monia Mazigh
Today, Canada has a choice. We can continue to look away, or we can decide to be courageous and brave and start decolonizing our institutions.
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan June 6
The filmmaker's Netflix miniseries "When They See Us" is essential viewing. It shows, as she says, "the system's not broken; the system was built this way."
Linda McQuaig June 6
Doug Ford has shown a willingness to rip up contracts with business. Why not be bold and discard the mother of all Ontario's bad deals with business -- the privatization of Highway 407?
Duncan Cameron June 4
Duncan Cameron
Canada calling on the U.S. to get China to halt its crossfire, looks less like an independent state, and more like a U.S. dependent territory.
Marie Aspiazu, Digital Freedom Update June 3
What actually is 5G and what does it mean for the future of connectivity and Internet users?
Rick Salutin June 3
In the early days of the Internet, politicians embraced digital utopianism. Now, governments are struggling to understand -- let alone regulate -- the inner workings of tech monopolies.
Lois Ross May 31
The lawsuits, the media stories and the monitoring done by research organizations detail the alarming story of Monsanto's efforts to maintain and increase its profits and corporate control.
Antonia Zerbisias, Broadsides May 31
Andrew Scheer is caught in a whirlpool between Trudeau, Ford and now even Bernier -- which has him spinning in all directions.
Safia Lakhani, Pro Bono May 30
A vegan firefighter who has alleged discrimination on the basis of "creed" for the failure to accommodate his diet has filed a complaint with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan May 30
If convicted, Scott Warren could spend 20 years in prison for giving migrants in need "food, water, beds and clean clothes."
Duncan Cameron May 28
Duncan Cameron
To get along with the U.S., Liberals go along with the U.S.
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan May 23
The epidemic of unconstitutional anti-abortion legislation across the United States has ignited a firestorm of opposition. The reality is that a majority of Americans are pro-choice.
Matthew Behrens May 22
When Alabama legislators passed the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S. last week, many seemingly progressive people immediately reacted by blaming Muslims.
Duncan Cameron May 21
Duncan Cameron
With 17 elected Green Party members at the provincial and federal levels, the Greens look to be competitive in a number of federal ridings across Canada in the October 21 election.
Antonia Zerbisias, Broadsides May 17
Women don't have equal pay. Lawmakers are trying to strip us of the right to control our bodies. And, when we do make babies, we have little access to safe and affordable child care.
Ole Hendrickson May 16
Ole Hendrickson
Canada needs an environmental assessment regime focused on positive impacts, not one that ignores even more projects and their environmental impacts.
Brent Patterson May 15
Past protests against the world's largest weapons show in London, England give inspiration to upcoming protests against Canada's largest arms fair in Ottawa.
Duncan Cameron May 14
Duncan Cameron
Expect to hear a lot about how the Liberal government has managed the economy so as to benefit Canadians, from now until the October 21 federal election.
Rick Salutin May 11
And any attempt to treat Quebec today like France in the age of Voltaire or Quebec under Duplessis is ignorant -- or a cover for Islamophobia to win votes.
Bill Blaikie May 10
In Canada, little mention or inquiry has been made of the fact that current U.S. policy on Venezuela is part of a longstanding pattern of American intervention in Latin America.
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan May 9
Over the last 240 years, the U.S. Constitution has been amended many times -- but never to extend the guarantee of equality to women.
Linda McQuaig May 9
Doug Ford's measures -- despite his claim to be acting "for the people" -- redirect resources from ordinary people to corporations and the rich.
Thomas Ponniah May 8
Will technological innovation produce mass unemployment, or will it generate more jobs than it replaces?
Duncan Cameron May 7
Duncan Cameron
Canadian politics is about to get serious for those contesting the 2019 federal election. Very soon, the Canadian public is going to tune into what choices they face at the polling station.
Antonia Zerbisias, Broadsides May 3
If there is anything "Trumpian" about Ford, it is his relations with actual news reporters who work for legitimate news organizations, organizations his government has called "fake news."
Rodrigo Samayoa, Digital Freedom Update May 1
Remember the days when you could extend the life of computers, phones, vacuum cleaners and washing machines? Maybe it's time to reestablish our right to repair.
Matthew Behrens May 1
Rather than making the kinds of improvements that would ease the lives of those who arrive in Canada, the Trudeau regime has decided to tack right and attack refugees going into election 2019.