The Latest

Jun
30
The Bloody History of Canadian ‘Peacekeeping’

The Bloody History of Canadian ‘Peacekeeping’

Part one of a series examining the history of Canadian “peacekeepers.”
Jun
29
Who Benefits from Increased NORAD Spending?

Who Benefits from Increased NORAD Spending?

“The weapons industry is no doubt going to benefit from pumping all this new money into upgrading NORAD."
Jun
28
The Forces Working to Undermine Abortion Rights in Canada

The Forces Working to Undermine Abortion Rights in Canada

A key goal of Canadian anti-abortion groups is to nominate as many anti-abortion candidates as possible for seats in the House of Commons.
Jun
24
Minister Criticized for Offering ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ to Afghanistan Following Earthquake

Minister Criticized for Offering ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ to Afghanistan Following Earthquake

The natural disaster comes at a time when the country is already grappling with an unprecedented hunger crisis.
Jun
23
Assange Extradition Highlights Hypocrisy of West’s ‘Free Press’ Ethos, Critics Say

Assange Extradition Highlights Hypocrisy of West’s ‘Free Press’ Ethos, Critics Say

Legal experts and public figures have warned it is highly unlikely that Assange will receive a fair trial, and that it is likely he could die in U.S. custody.
Jun
22
Hunger Is Built into Ontario’s Benefit Systems — and Food Costs Are Rising

Hunger Is Built into Ontario’s Benefit Systems — and Food Costs Are Rising

“What used to barely get me through until the end of the month now barely gets me halfway through the month.”
Jun
21
Canadians Are Going Hungry While Corporate Profits Soar and War Rages on

Canadians Are Going Hungry While Corporate Profits Soar and War Rages on

“I get tired, because I know I'm not, at times, getting enough nutrients."
Jun
17
Preparing Communities for The Next ‘Freedom’ Convoy

Preparing Communities for The Next ‘Freedom’ Convoy

"When we come together, and win public programs, and win collective solutions, that's when we do best.”
Jun
16
Data Confirms Systemic Racism in Toronto Policing

Data Confirms Systemic Racism in Toronto Policing

Race-based data released by the Toronto Police Service confirmed the already widely criticized existence of systemic racism inside the force.
Jun
15
Documents Raise More Concerns Than Answers About Armoured Vehicle Sales to Colombia

Documents Raise More Concerns Than Answers About Armoured Vehicle Sales to Colombia

“There's no independent verification; there's no other process underway.”
Jun
14
Expect More of the Same During Doug Ford’s New Mandate — and Worse

Expect More of the Same During Doug Ford’s New Mandate — and Worse

“I think that we're going to see pretty much what we've seen the last four years, a lot of chaos … a lot of cronyism."
Jun
10
Conservative MPs Laugh at Statistic Showing One-in-Four Canadians Can’t Afford Groceries

Conservative MPs Laugh at Statistic Showing One-in-Four Canadians Can’t Afford Groceries

Nearly one-quarter of Canadians have eaten less than they should since March 2020 because they couldn’t afford food.
Jun
09
Canada Is ‘Modernizing’ NORAD, and Weapons Manufacturers Are Lining up for Contracts

Canada Is ‘Modernizing’ NORAD, and Weapons Manufacturers Are Lining up for Contracts

Weapons companies are currently enjoying ballooning profits on the back of geopolitical fears stoked following Vladimir Putin’s illegal invasion of Ukraine.
Jun
08
Month in Review: Canada’s Human Rights Hypocrisy

Month in Review: Canada’s Human Rights Hypocrisy

Jun
07
Why Dimitri Lascaris Isn’t Running Again for Green Party Leader

Why Dimitri Lascaris Isn’t Running Again for Green Party Leader

We spoke to Lascaris about why he decided not to run again for leader, and the hostile atmosphere towards dissent on Western foreign policy that contributed to his decision.