Podcast May 25
Kyoko Miyake on Tokyo Idols, relationships, loneliness and love in hyper-modern societies.
Face2Face | Kyoko Miyake and Face2Face host David Peck talk about her new film Tokyo Idols, Tokyo "idol culture," loneliness, relationships, clever business models, and how to find love in hyper modern societies.
Blog May 24
Downtown Calgary after 2013 flood
Nora Loreto | Insurance agencies are increasingly profiting from extreme weather events, while government are left to pick up the tab. How much longer can this last?
News May 24
Images: Fronteiras do Pensamento; Velcrow Ripper/flickr
Resh Budhu | At the fifth Tommy Douglas Institute, environmental justice activists Vandana Shiva and Clayton Thomas-Müller ask: Unless we stand up for the planet we stand on, how can we stand for anything else?
Blog May 25
Joan Crockatt. Image: David Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | A great Liberal candidate, Kent Hehr, and a great Liberal campaign, Justin Trudeau's, won the election of 2015. Claims to the contrary are codswallop.
Blog May 24
David Suzuki | It's one thing to argue over solutions, but to reject the need for them is suicidal. To claim people can't talk about climate change because they use fossil fuel-derived products is nonsensical.
Blog May 24
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David J. Climenhaga | Labour law changes expected in legislation in Alberta are not likely to be as bold as those planned by Ontario's Liberal government.
Columnists May 23
Photo: Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs/flickr
Duncan Cameron | U.S. President Donald Trump took off last Friday for a nine-day trip abroad that did not begin with (or include) a stop in Canada. The Trudeau government cannot be too disappointed.
Blog May 23
Demonstration in support of the independence of Western Sahara in Madrid
Yves Engler | Recent seizure of phosphate from a Moroccan state company in South Africa and Panama is a blow to corporate Canada, victory for national independence struggles and should embarrass Canadian media.
News May 23
Photo: OFL Communications Department/flickr
Meagan Gillmore | The Canadian Labour Congress must continue to adapt if it wants to thrive, recently acclaimed president Hassan Yussuff says. Increasing the number of people in the movement is his "ultimate priority."
Podcast May 23
Scott Neigh | Skylee-Storm Hogan and Krista McCracken talk about the work of the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre and about archives as sites activism.
Podcast May 22
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Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and analysis of the struggle for workers OHS at Samsung with a new President
Blog May 20
John Miller | The National Newspaper Awards have a diversity problem, and it's worse than you think.