Columnists
Rick Salutin | In his new book, Noam Chomsky takes on a perilous human obsession: the mind-body split, dualism between spirit and matter.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | Give this to Donald Trump: he helps us picture how the anti-democratic, right-wing, personality-driven movements of the 1930s came to power.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | These days, portraying Canada's Conservatives as fascists may seem appropriate. That advanced study in political science is required to know why they are not says a lot about Canada today.
Book Review
Aaron Leonard | Professor Geoff Mann discusses his book 'Disassembly Required' and how it engages those people who may not be fully informed about the status quo, but know they want to make a change from capitalism.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Few would deny that capitalism is a broken system and in desperate need of change. Yet to imagine change, we need to understand how the system works. A new book by Geoff Mann attempts to explain.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | Canadians are witnessing political failure on a massive scale. Separating fantasy from reality requires going well beyond explanations of government shortcomings identified by public choice theory.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | In his newest bestseller, Anti-Fragile: Things That Gain From Disorder, Nassim Nicholas Taleb utilizes myths to illustrate three types of exposure to the unpredictable.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | The dilemma for progressives is of a higher order than that of the incoming student: there is consensus that neoliberalism is dangerous but there is no agreement on a framework for information.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | Despite the improvements that modernity has advanced, Professor Neil Smith understood that "the status quo is not much to quo about," that is, we remain in a world riven with suffocating inequalities.
Blog
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Andrew Jackson | In the spirit of "know thy enemy," I recently read Hayek's The Road to Serfdom. Hayek is, of course, the totemic figure of neoliberalism who fought Keynes and Keynesian economics in the 1930s.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | Two recent articles on conservatism are worth considering: Cory Robin's insightful articulation of the classic progressive critique of the right and Stephen Hayward's thoughtful self-critique.
News
Jesse Hersh | We owe it to each other to not only try to make our world better, but everyone's world better. Here are some suggestions for making it so.