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Oct
12
More NDP Members Decry Party’s ‘McCarthy-esque’ Vetting Tactics

More NDP Members Decry Party’s ‘McCarthy-esque’ Vetting Tactics

"It felt like a loyalty or purity test. It’s McCarthy-esque.”
Oct
06
B.C. NDP Attempting to Suppress New Members' Leadership Votes, Supporter Alleges

B.C. NDP Attempting to Suppress New Members' Leadership Votes, Supporter Alleges

Party insists it is simply conducting due diligence to ensure the integrity of the leadership vote.
Sep
15
Child Care Workers Have Been Left Behind During The Pandemic. Will This Fall Be Different?

Child Care Workers Have Been Left Behind During The Pandemic. Will This Fall Be Different?

“How are you going to ensure in the future that you don't forget us again? Because we're not out of the woods.”
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."
Jul
20
Ministers Promote Canadian War Industry at International Show

Ministers Promote Canadian War Industry at International Show

The Farnborough International Airshow is a key global hub for military contractors.
Jul
11
Community Network Tackles Food Crisis with Radical Solutions

Community Network Tackles Food Crisis with Radical Solutions

“Obviously we can’t wait around for politicians to do what they should be doing."
Jul
08
How Will Canadian Fossil Fuel Companies React to Colombia's New President?

How Will Canadian Fossil Fuel Companies React to Colombia's New President?

“There is no question that the Canadian government will be using whatever resources it can to protect Canadian oil and gas companies' profits in Colombia."
Jul
07
Canadian Officials Monitored U.S., U.K. and EU Statements Before Responding to Israel’s Killing of Journalist

Canadian Officials Monitored U.S., U.K. and EU Statements Before Responding to Israel’s Killing of Journalist

“You don’t demonstrate leadership by waiting to see what others will do."
Jul
05
Canadian Diplomats Flagged Israel’s Poor Record of Investigating Attacks on Journalists After Reporter’s Death

Canadian Diplomats Flagged Israel’s Poor Record of Investigating Attacks on Journalists After Reporter’s Death

“Israeli authorities have long faced criticism from human rights groups and media outlets for targeting journalists."
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.”