Columnists November 21
Trans solidarity rally and march in Washington, D.C. Image: Ted Eytan/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | In addition to mourning those who have been killed, trans activists and allies have organized Trans Awareness Week to precede the Transgender Day of Remembrance.
Blog November 21
Opposition leader Rachel Notley, on the steps of the Alberta legislature building yesterday. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | "I'll keep telling it like it is," vows Alberta Opposition Leader Rachel Notley, kicked out of the Alberta legislature for lling the UCP house leader a liar.
Columnists November 21
Ontario Premier Doug Ford announcing plans to build new public safety radio network. Image: Premier of Ontario Photography/Flickr
Linda McQuaig | Among Doug Ford's extensive cutbacks -- aimed at reducing the deficit without tapping the corporate elite for more tax revenues -- are a dizzying array of cuts to our public health-re system.
News November 21
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Zaid Noorsumar | Ottawa janitor Natalie Guitead works three jobs; moonlighting as a nanny and an event planner to make ends meet.
Columnists November 21
Three roses on a memorial. Image: Pablo Viojo/Flickr
Matthew Behrens | The last three weeks of 58-year-old single mother and abuse survivor Michele M's life were spent on the run from a multi-generational history of male violence against women and children.
Podst November 21
Flag of Guinea. Image: jorono/Pixabay
Victoria Fenner | Activist and radio host Stefan Christoff tells us about the grassroots mpaign to fight the deportation of Guinean refugees from nada.
Book Review November 21
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Ralu Bejan | New book promises bold new vision for leftist politics but fails to deliver.
Blog November 20
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David J. Climenhaga | There is only one way to revive honest journalism in Alberta and that is for progressive democrats to put up the money to found a major internet news site employing real journalists.
Columnists November 20
Writer and art critic Jessi Lynne is a participant in the Bodies Borders Fields symposium. Image: Willa Koerner. Used with permission.
June Chua | A 1967 conversation about "Black" as a concept, a medium, and a sociopolitil form of expression is the jumping-off point for the Bodies Borders Fields public symposium in Toronto.
Blog November 20
Activists hold a banner at a vigil hat says "Declare an Emergency." Image: thy Crowe
thy Crowe | Toronto's Shelter and Housing Justice Network takes an extreme measure and lls for the mayor to declare a state of emergency on homelessness.
News November 20
Premier Jason Kenney announces the launch of a public inquiry into foreign-funded anti-Alberta energy mpaigns in July 2019. Image: Government of Alberta/Flickr
Karl Nerenberg | The Alberta premier’s aggressive manner, coupled with the rise of a fringe western separatist movement, have too many Ottawa insiders overly worried.
Blog November 20
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David Suzuki | Achieving sustainability throughout the seafood industry supply chain remains a work in progress. SeaFood Progress is tracking sourcing information and sustainability compliance across the industry.