Blog August 16
Protest against fascism. Photo: Joe Brusky/flickr
Nora Loreto | The roots of the labour movement are anti-fascist. How do we get the labour movement to take up the fight today?
Blog August 16
Derek Fildebrandt and his red Ford
David J. Climenhaga | Apparently there is a three-strikes law in Alberta politics, and Derek Fildebrandt, the self-described "liberty Conservative" caught taking liberties with the rules, has struck out.
Blog August 16
The shoreline of Georgian Bay near Killarney, ON, where the author's family is from.
Debra Huron | How I learned that Métis identity is a historical and cultural category that can't be defined by a DNA test alone.
Blog August 16
Image: Flickr/U.S. Department of Agriculture
David Suzuki | Climate change doesn't necessarily start fires -- lightning, unattended campfires, carelessly tossed cigarette butts and sparks are major causes -- but it creates conditions for more and larger fires.
Blog August 16
Ezra Levant. Photo: Raj Taneja/flickr
John Miller | After Charlottesville, Ezra Levant sounds like a man who long ago jumped into shark-infested waters, and is only now starting to complain about the swimming conditions.
Podcast August 15
Image: Tanya Cothran. Used with permission
David Peck | Tanya Cothran and David Peck talk about mutual trust, Smart Risks, peace-building, mattresses, innovation and a grassroots manifesto for change.
Blog August 15
Newspapers on newsstand. Photo: greenzowie/flickr
Nick Fillmore | The creation of even one sustainable, independent newspaper project anywhere in Canada would be a huge, unprecedented accomplishment.
RabbleTV August 15
Screenshot of striking workers
Nadine MacKinnon | Members of Teamsters Local 419 are calling on Swissport for a fair deal -- asking for respect as well as improvements in benefits, safety and wages.
Podcast August 15
Scott Neigh | TRACX is a project of OPIRG which leverages expertise and resources that are available in the university context to help communities and grassroots organizations.
Columnists August 15
Produce at farmers' market. Photo: John Tornow/flickr
Lois Ross | Will the Liberal government take this opportunity to encourage sustainable agriculture and healthy food practices -- instead of bowing to the pressure of corporations bent on making profits?
Podcast August 15
Image: Anganwadi women workers checking children's health
Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | Tens of thousands of women have being on strike for over 45 days demanding that they be employed as regular workers and receive the benefits that they are entitled to.
Blog August 15
Demonstrators at London's anti-Trump rally. Image: Flickr/Alisdare Hickson
Maya Bhullar | Many of us are devastated by the news from Charlottesville. The Activist Toolkit has been pulling together tools to help send support.