All posts in Canada

February 27, 2017, by From the Margins

This show features a full hour with Halifax’s El Jones on African Heritage Month, the slave history of the Maritimes and lessons to be learned for present day struggles against […]

Colombia’s resistance to Canadian mining interests is multi-faceted and fearless

February 16, 2017, by Fernanda Sánchez Jaramillo

Edith Taborda is an Indigenous mother of two girls who belongs to the Embera Karamba community in Quinchia (Risaralda). She is also an activist agains ...

“I have hope that I can count on us:” Speech at the Fredericton March Against Islamophobia and Deportations

February 8, 2017, by Gül Çalışkan

My name is Gül Çalışkan. I am an immigrant, I am a Muslim, I am Canadian, and Fredericton is where I call home, where my heart is. Three feelings ...

Murder of Guatemalan youth is evidence of escalating risk to land defenders

November 25, 2016, by NB Media Co-op

North American organizations are dismayed by the execution-style murder of 22 year-old Jeremy Abraham Barrios Lima, assistant to the director of the G ...

  • Alton Gas cavern site lacks regulation and oversight
    October 18, 2016, by Ken Summers for the NS Advocate

    KJIPUKTUK (Halifax) – Lots has been written about the protracted battles on the planned Alton Gas discharge of huge amounts of salt brine into the Shubenacadie River. However, the Alton […]

  • Capitalism, crisis and American empire
    September 20, 2016, by Bruce Wark

    Leo Panitch remembers meeting Sam Gindin during the 1960s when they attended the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg where they grew up. “We studied Latin and economics in first year […]