Podcast February 8
Niki Ashton on the Canadian imperative for progressive internationalism
Victoria Fenner | NDP MP Niki Ashton speaks about the importance of linking local Canadian social movements to a bold international vision of solidarity through the budding Progressive International movement.
Podcast February 8
UNIFOR's fight against GM Oshawa closure intensifies --  RadioLabour
Marc Belanger, C. Marie Ainsborough, Derek Blackadder | In the RadioLabour Country report for Feb. 8 - 14, 2019 --UNIFOR calls for boycott of GM cars from Mexico and ILO Maternity Protection at Work.
Blog February 8
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | It's just a matter of supply and demand. A big increase in supply, conveniently located for inexpensive ocean transfer, will depress the price fetched by Alberta oil.
Columnists February 8
Rick Salutin | What's that crisis in Venezuela about -- in which Canada has meddled so unbecomingly? It's hard to say, because our policy is more hypocritical than principled.
Columnists February 7
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The legacy of slavery in the United States lives on in countless, often deadly, ways. Racism, like the shoe polish Virginia's Govenor Northam used on his face, can't simply be scrubbed away.
News February 7
Mark Wiseman and Jacquie McNish at the Canadian Club in Toronto. Photo courtesy of Mike Hagarty.
Rosemary Frei | Speaking to an audience at the Canadian Club in Toronto, BlackRock exec Mark Wiseman outlines how companies will profit in the age of disruption.
News February 7
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Karl Nerenberg | The longtime Ottawa area MP died Wednesday of brain cancer. His career on Parliament Hill was marked by his passion for human rights.
Book Review February 7
Mary Rowles | In Sarah Churchwell's new book, the Trump presidency appears less an aberration than a waystation on the long American road to a shared national philosophy.
Blog February 7
Former Alberta deputy premier and minister of employment and immigration Thomas Lukaszuk (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | The investigation centers on allegations by Amandeep Singh Panesar, a former temporary foreign worker, about labour abuses by Devinder Toor, the UCP candidate in the Calgary-Falconridge riding.
Blog February 6
Beer glass with orchid
Penney Kome | Cancer-prevention month whispers, not shouts, that liquor causes cancer.
Blog February 6
The late Jim Prentice's official portrait as it was unveiled in the Alberta Legislature (Photo: Chris Schwartz, Government of Alberta).
David J. Climenhaga | Portrait of Jim Prentice by B.C. artist David Goatley is a more worthy contribution to the collection than several of the recent additions.
Blog February 6
Image: Russ Allison Roar/Flickr
David Suzuki | While parts of North America are experiencing record cold, places like Australia are seeing record-breaking heat. Globally, the past four years have been the hottest on record.