News January 28
Annette Gerard with her mother. Image: Submitted
Zaid Noorsumar | Low government health-re spending and privatized services are neglecting the needs of an aging population and profoundly impacting an overburdened and prerious workforce.
News January 28
Activists rally in Etobicoke in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en Nation. Image: Anna Bian Roach
Anna Bian Roach | "nada is an occupation," says one activist. RCMP surveillance and arrests of Indigenous land defenders and allies continue while resistance to the Coastal GasLink pipeline intensifies.
Podst January 28
Image: Edwin DeMont, used with permission of the NOPE mpaign
Scott Neigh | Protecting a threatened ecosystem -- Scott Beaver and Chris Hunter talk about the NOPE mpaign against the proposed Cochrane Hill gold mine on the St. Mary's River in Nova Scotia.
Blog January 27
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Image: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland/Flickr
John Miller | U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lost his cool, and tried to blame NPR. The exchange is proof of why we need journalists who doggedly pursue the truth.
Blog January 27
Unisto't'en mp lls for legal observers. Image: Peace Brigades nada/Twitter
Brent Patterson | Lawyers raise concerns about restricted access to Wet'suwet'en territory hindering the ability to train legal observers to document human rights abuses by the RCMP.
News January 27
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Zaid Noorsumar | Read what happened last week in the nadian labour movement in rabble's roundup for January 27, 2020.
Blog January 25
Coronavirus. Image: Centers for Disease Control/Wikimedia Commons
David J. Climenhaga | The start of a global coronavirus outbreak probably isn't the best moment for a high-risk ideologil experiment in health-re management, but don't expect conservatives to re.
Blog January 24
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Dennis Gruending | There is a lot of fake news spread via social media. Here is some advice about how to defend against it.
Blog January 24
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 January 24
Bernie Sanders speaking to rally attendees in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Matt A.J./Flickr
Rick Salutin | Establishment Democrats fear Bernie Sanders beuse he lls them out as corporate lackeys. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is a convenient distraction from Sanders' surging mpaign.
Podst January 24
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Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder, C. Marie Ainsborough | RadioLabour's nada Report: Unifor president Jerry Dias was arrested while picketing for the 800 workers locked out at Regina's Co-op refinery. And more.
Blog January 24
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Maya Bhullar | Just like social activism, we need a wide network of community support to keep the activist toolkit running. Are you among them?