Taylor C. Noakes

Taylor C. Noakes

Montreal, Quebec
Taylor C. Noakes is an independent journalist and public historian from Montreal.
Aug
23
McGill Palestine Solidarity Advocates Warn Lawsuit Punishes Anti-Colonial Activism

McGill Palestine Solidarity Advocates Warn Lawsuit Punishes Anti-Colonial Activism

"The explicit purpose of the lawsuit is simply to punish McGill students for engaging in anti-colonial politics."
Apr
20
Postmedia Scrubs 'Invisible Hand' NFT Auction Celebrating Free-Market Ideologues

Postmedia Scrubs 'Invisible Hand' NFT Auction Celebrating Free-Market Ideologues

“NFT is so stupid it’s actually hard to explain."
Apr
06
Carbon Capture Barely Reducing Emissions Despite Billions in Subsidies: Report

Carbon Capture Barely Reducing Emissions Despite Billions in Subsidies: Report

“Carbon capture only serves to prolong our dependence on fossil fuels … It’s a greenwashing strategy being used by the oil and gas sector to delay the energy transition."
Mar
04
How Communities Are Countering the ‘Freedom’ Occupation’s Far-Right Politics

How Communities Are Countering the ‘Freedom’ Occupation’s Far-Right Politics

“Our goal is to build a working-class movement within communities that can protect themselves and give no room for hatred to grow."
Dec
10
Postmedia Apologizes For Ad Featuring Teenage Journalist Following Pressure From Pro-Israel Group

Postmedia Apologizes For Ad Featuring Teenage Journalist Following Pressure From Pro-Israel Group

Postmedia issued an apology to a pro-Israel pressure group called 'HonestReporting Canada' for running an Amnesty International ad in the Montreal Gazette.
Nov
03
Canadian Oil And Gas Companies To Increase Production By 30 Per Cent, Worsening Climate Emergency: Report

Canadian Oil And Gas Companies To Increase Production By 30 Per Cent, Worsening Climate Emergency: Report

Canadian oil and gas producers are on track to expand production to 30 per cent above 2020 levels by 2030, leading to an anticipated 25 per cent increase in carbon emissions.
Sep
19
Explainer: Where The Major Parties Stand On Fighting Poverty Among Seniors

Explainer: Where The Major Parties Stand On Fighting Poverty Among Seniors

"The specific policy ideas concerning elderly poverty are better developed the further you move to the left of the political spectrum.”
Sep
03
Cultural Centre With Nazi Statue Received $35,000 Federal Grant For Protection From ‘Hate Crimes’

Cultural Centre With Nazi Statue Received $35,000 Federal Grant For Protection From ‘Hate Crimes’

Roman Shukevych collaborated with the Nazis during the Second World War, and scholars believe he is responsible for the deaths of approximately 100,000 people, including Jews, Poles, Belarusians, and non-nationalist Ukrainians.