All posts in Canada

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 the company’s annual general meeting. Both […]

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 ...

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 ...

  • 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 […]