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Act Global - Act Local
Individual consumer choices are not going to solve the cimate crisis
There is an old slogan in the environmental movement: "Think global, act local" which urged action for the environment in...more)
Afghanistan papers: The anti-war movement was right…. again
The documents show a systematic and consistent misinformation campaign to try and convince the world that the war in Afghanistan was being won.
October 2019 marked 18 years since the beginning of the war in Afghanistan. US troops being deployed earlier this year...more)
Singh and Trudeau NATO fallout
Trudeau is "two faced" about a great many things
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was stupid enough to let himself be filmed dishing the dirt on Donald Trump at the...more)
Vigil against the CAQ’s law against Muslim women
Vigils held across Quebec against the CAQ religious symbols law
On December 4, the ad-hoc collective that launched an ongoing campaign against Quebec’s so-called “secularism” law that bans the wearing...more)
Imperialism and NATO at 70
As NATO meets in the UK, we look at the history of the alliance
April 4th, 2019 marked the 70th anniversary of the founding of NATO, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, through the signing...more)
Climate Justice Marches November 29th A Great Success
Fridays for the Future called for actions against climate change on November 29th and young people in over 100 cities...more)
Rage Against the System: Bosses lose battle of Seattle
November 30, 1999: Report from the Seattle WTO demonstration
From the Socialist Worker archive - November 1999 “I came here to protest about the killing of turtles. I’m going...more)
World Revolt: Uprisings are driven by common trends
What's behind the uprisings around the world
The protests around the globe may not be a coordinated wave, but they share long-term roots, writes Joseph Choonara. Chile:...more)
Ontario Federation of Labour: Time to be bold
The biannual convention of the Ontario Federation of Labour, the umbrella organization of most unions in Ontario, will take place...more)
Stop the invasion of Wet’suwet’en Territory
Rally in solidarity with Indigenous land defenders
A loud and militant crowd marched through the financial district of Toronto to oppose the Coastal GasLink/TC energy pipeline which...more)
Support Research assistants unionizing at SFU
Research assistants at Simon Fraser University are unionizing!
Research assistants at Simon Fraser University are unionizing! A research assistant at SFU is someone who works under a professor...more)
Cherry picking white nationalism
It says a lot about a country that the firing of a hockey commentator dominates the news for days, and...more)
U N Report: Indigenous housing conditions "abhorrent"
A UN report presented October 18 by Leilani Farha, the special rapporteur on housing, outlines that Indigenous peoples live in...more)
“Potentially making large areas of Earth uninhabitable "

11,000 scientists declare a climate emergency after 40 years of climate agreements have failed.

More than 11,000 scientists have signed a declaration stating, “that planet Earth is facing a climate emergency”. Their intention is...more)
Green jobs mean environmental justice
Recently I attended a memorial for Chief Simon Forbister of Grassy Narrows at the Steelworkers hall in Toronto. He recently...more)
Dumping Trump: Impeachment watch
October 31: Bribing the jury The US House of Representatives voted 236 to 196 to proceed with public impeachment hearings...more)
Heeeeeee's Back: Ford comes out of hiding
Doug Ford is back after 5 months in hiding
Ford is coming back to the Ontario legislature with a conciliatory tone. He shut down Queen’s Park and went into...more)
Climate emergency: California’s Dark
Many of the world’s great cities – great in both the subjective and objective senses – are dying from climate...more)
Kenney’s austerity budget slams most vulnerable
In his first UCP budget, gave massive tax cuts to the oil and gas industry, promising to cut the tax...more)
Sports Report: An impeach of a World Series
The World Series contest between the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals, that virtually no one anywhere outside those cities cares...more)
Film review: Parasite (2019) - Crazy Class-conscious Asians
Who is this film for? Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite opens with a movie screen-like window where the impoverished Kim...more)
"Selling our future for their comfort and profit"
Fridays for the Future rally in Vancouver
Thousands rally for their future.
Thousands filled the streets of downtown Vancouver today to protest government inaction on climate change. Greta Thunberg addressed the crowd...more)
Back to politics on the street - post election analysis
NOw that the election mess is over we can all go back to building a better world
The 2019 federal election will leave a sour taste in the mouths of most party faithful - regardless of the...more)
Solidarity with Catalonia
The solidarity rally in Toronto for Catalonia was one of dozens held around the world after a Spanish court took...more)
Green results wither
Green Party candidates did well across the maritime provinces, winning a seat in New Brunswick. Other Green candidates ran strong...more)

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