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January 13, 2018, by Julie Chamagne

This speech was delivered by Julie Chamagne, director of the Halifax Refugee Clinic, at a rally in support of Abdoulkader Abdi, on the occasion of the Justin Trudeau Town Hall […]

“Warships sailing on dying oceans:” Tamara Lorincz reviews global defence spending

November 21, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Tamara Lorincz asked a Fredericton audience if it would be happy to take leave of the planet while sailing on a warship in a lifeless ocean. Environm ...

Victims silenced: Gang rape survivors from Papua New Guinea denied speaking rights at Barrick’s Annual General Meeting

May 15, 2017, by Sakura Saunders

Everlyn Gaupe and Joycelyn Mandi travelled across the planet from the highlands of Papua New Guinea to downtown Toronto to confront Barrick Gold at th ...

El Jones on what’s missing from African Heritage Month [audio]

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 f ...

  • 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 […]