Podcast
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Scott Neigh | Shahrzad Mojab talks about "Lives Lost: In Search of a New Tomorrow," a translation of a poem by Saeed Yousef that remembers the massacre of political prisoners in Iran in the 1980s.
Blog
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Stefan Christoff | The sanctions amount to vindictive economic measures that directly hurt the fight against the pandemic in Iran, leading to a greater amount of suffering and death.
Podcast
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David Peck | "Harlan County USA" director talks about her newest film "Desert One," and what she's learned about her country after almost 50 years of documentary making.
Blog
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Maya Bhullar | This year, women around the world demanded change.
Blog
Journalist documenting events at Independence Square, Ukraine. Image: Mstyslav Chernov/Wikimedia Commons
Lorenzo Vargas | At this time of global anxiety, it is important for journalists everywhere to remember the lessons of the poor and often biased coverage of the Iraq War 16 years ago.
Columnists
2019 Iranian protests. Image: GTVM92/Wikimedia Commons
Rick Salutin | Seemingly non-ideological protest movements and the urgency of the climate crisis indicate we may be moving beyond peak ideology.
Activist Toolkit
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Blog
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Raluca Bejan | Canada's approach to immigration has made the crash less about those who died and more about Canada. Canada, not the victims and their families, is portrayed as having suffered the real loss.
Blog
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Maya Bhullar | Ways to build the peace movement and support real change.
Columnists
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks to the media in the press briefing room, at the Department of State, in Washington D.C., on January 7, 2020. [State Department photo by Ron Przysucha/ Public Domain] Image: U.S. Department of State/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | We should be skeptical when Trump, or any leader, invokes secret "intelligence" to justify their violent actions.
Columnists
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau updates Canadians at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa concerning the deadly plane crash in Iran. Image: Screenshot/Justin Trudeau
Rick Salutin | There's been a growing consensus that the crash wasn't a "normal" one. The plane was new and generally reliable. Pilots were experienced. Takeoff was routine. Then crash.