Decolonizing The Public Library

By Olivia Robinson, Rabble.ca -

Public libraries in Canada now purport to be for the whole public, but for some provinces in Canada this wasn't always the case. Lorne Bruce, author of Free Books For All: The Public Library [...]

Ottawa Goes To Havana To Talk Venezuela. Returns Empty-Handed

By Nino Pagliccia, Oneworld.press -

Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland has just concluded a working visit to Cuba on August 28 intended to discuss the “crisis in Venezuela” with her Cuban counterpart Bruno [...]

Toward A Progressive Trade Agenda For People And Planet

By Ethan Earle, Manuel Pérez-Rocha, and Scott Sinclair, Tradeforpeopleandplanet.org -

With ratification of NAFTA 2.0 still up in the air in the U.S. and Canada, a new international report contrasts the deeply flawed agreement with proposals for a more progressive and truly fair [...]

Anti-Racist Organizations Remain Silent On The JNF

By Yves Engler, Canadiandimension.com -

Parliament will soon hear a petition criticizing the only explicitly racist registered Canadian charity. Oddly, this important event will occur without help from self-declared anti-racist [...]

‘Canada Adopts America First Foreign Policy,’ US State Dept Boasted In 2017, With Appointment Of FM Chrystia Freeland

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

The US State Department boasted in a declassified memo in March 2017 that Canada had adopted an “America first” foreign policy. The cable was authored just weeks after the centrist government of [...]

Canada Hires Hitman To Overthrow Venezuelan Government

By Yves Engler, Mronline.org -

Culham is a former Canadian ambassador to Venezuela, El Salvador, Guatemala and the Organization of American States. During his time as ambassador to Venezuela from 2002 to 2005 Culham was [...]

Canada Enables Corrupt Haitian President To Remain In Power

By Staff, Yvesengler.com -

At the front of a protest against Haiti’s president last week a demonstrator carried a large wooden cross bearing the flags of Canada, France and the US. The Haiti Information Project tweeted [...]

Canada Has A Long History Of Ignoring Reports Like That Of The MMIWG Inquiry

By Karl Nerenberg, Rabble.ca -

The hullabaloo over the missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIWG) inquiry's use of the word genocide has obscured its broader message, and that is more than a pity. It is a tragedy. [...]

The Ongoing American Genocide Against Indigenous Women And Girls

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

Canada issued a report two weeks ago on thousands of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) calling them victims of Canadian Genocide and connecting a root cause to colonization, [...]

Deaths Of Indigenous Women In Canada Was A National ‘Genocide,’ Government Inquiry Finds

By Steve Scherer, Reuters.com -

OTTAWA, June 3 (Reuters) - The deaths in Canada of more than a thousand aboriginal women and girls in recent decades was a national genocide, a government inquiry into murdered and missing [...]

A ‘Caravan’ Of Americans Is Crossing The Canadian Border To Get Affordable Medical Care

By Chantal Da Silva, Newsweek.com -

A "caravan" of Americans living with Type 1 diabetes made its way across the U.S. border into Canada over the weekend in search of affordable medical care in a country where they can get the [...]

In The Small Canadian City Of Regina, Resistance Is Brewing

By Andre Vltchek, Dissidentvoice.org -

Ed Lehman is a Canadian Communist, and a comrade of mine. I don’t say such things often or lightly, especially about Westerners. But he became my comrade, and we struggled shoulder to shoulder, [...]

Thousands Storm Queen’s Park To Protest Doug Ford’s Cuts To Health Care

By Staff, Blogto.com -

Organized by the Ontario Health Coalition, today's protest takes aim at Premier Doug Ford's plan to restructure the health care system under something called Bill 74 or "The People's Health Care [...]

Canada Gets Cozy With Repressive Middle East Monarchies

By Yves Engler, Engler Website   -

While Justin Trudeau’s government embraces repressive Middle East monarchies, they want us to believe their campaign to oust Venezuela’s government is motivated by support for democracy and human [...]

Time Is Running Out For Old And New NAFTA Deal

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Back in December 2018, U.S. President Donald Trump gave Congress a six-month ultimatum to approve the newly signed “United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement” (USMCA), yet as elections loom closer [...]