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Support Guyana’s sugar workers
Support the sugar workers' fight against austerity
The same ties which link companies from Canada to Guyana don’t just link those companies exploitative practices—like Canadian owned Omai...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Liberals close job action centres
The Liberals don't want workers helping each other
The attacks on workers continues unrelentingly. Over the 12 years the United Steelworkers have received funding from the Ontario government...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Socialists and the Fight for $15
Basic income, living wage and minimum wage have different strategies and outcomes
Socialists have an important role to play in building working class solidarity and trying to prevent ideological fault lines from...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Interview: Sid Ryan speaks out
Former OFL president speaks about the labour movement, the Liberals and green jobs
Carolyn Egan spoke with Sid Ryan, long-time labour activist and former president of the Ontario Federation of Labour, about the...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Treaty Alliance, tar sands resistance and settler solidarity
The Treaty Alliance Against Tar Sands Expansion is a historic opportunity
An historic advance in the struggle to stop expansion of the Alberta Tar Sands has taken place with the signing...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Status quo wins debate
Clinton represents the status quo, while Trump pretends to be against it
She had all the spontaneity of an animatronic figure at Disney World, delivering platitudes agreeable to the corporate powers that...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Oppression and early revolutionary strategy
The fight against oppression is central to breaking the chains of capitalism
A ruling class is the class that has the most power to shape society according to its own strategic interests...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Disabled Ontarians are fighting for fairness too
Join the Toronto Disability Pride March September 24 and the Rally for Decent Work October 1
On October 1, 2016 activists from across the province will be gathering at Queen’s Park in Toronto as part of...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Fighting precarity in Ontario public sector unions
The Mississauga library workers successful strike is full of lessons for fighting austerity
The rise in precarious work in Ontario in the past decade has been dramatic. Particularly shocking is the statistic that...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Outaouais, Québec : La Marche pour nos rivières
On August 14, La Marche pour nos rivières , a march along the whole length of the Ottawa River, was...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Resisting the "Sixties Scoop” theft of Indigenous children
Indigenous peoples are demanding justice for the theft of children in the 1960s
“Treaties did not give the government the right to take our children,” announced Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day to over...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Time for a war on the real drug dealers: Big Pharma
Capitalism profits off our health
For many, awareness of the unbridled greed of the pharmaceutical industry began a year ago with their introduction to Martin...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Working for cool capitalists
hipster capitalists are still capitalists
It’s Sunday afternoon, and I’m cutting the tops off of strawberries. The gleaming countertop reflects back an image of me...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Disability activists block Westminster Bridge
Disabled People Against Cuts are fighting austerity
Hours before the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games in Brazil tonight, Wednesday, disabled activists blocked Westminster Bridge in London...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Trudeau: widespread selfies and hidden imperialism
Trudeau is posing for photos while quietly sending troops to guard mining profits in Africa
While the Prime Minister was spending his time photo-bombing families on beaches in western Canada, the defence minister Harjit Sajan...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Canada’s killer elite
Trudeau has brought change...to make it easier to sell weapons
While the docile media swooned over our shirtless Prime Minister, his government was quietly endorsing changes to the export rules...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
No to intervention in Syria by Turkey and all other states!
Turkish tanks invade Syria
Socialists in Turkey and Syria denounce Turkish invasion
Turkish and Syrian socialists have issued a joint statement on August 31: While the big powers and their allies attempt...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
The police, anti-Black racism and capitalism
End Police Brutality
Disarm and then abolish the police
On Sunday, July 24, Ottawa police killed Abdirahman Abdi, a 37-year-old Somali-Canadian man with mental health issues. The circumstances were...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Support postal workers
I heart posties!
The postal workers need your support
It’s not clear what the outcome will be of negotiations between Canada Post and CUPW, the Canadian Union of Postal...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
What we wear: it's a woman's right to choose
Australian Surf and Rescue
The Burkini "debate" exposes sexism and Islamophobia
Almost exactly a year ago, socialist.ca wrote the following in response to a protest by Ontario women asserting their right...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Justice for Abdirahman Abdi
Rallies across Canada call for justice for Abdirahman Abdi
On July 24, Abdirahman Abdi, a Black Muslim Somali man living with autism and mental illness, was beaten to death...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Trudeau Liberals fail to defend civil liberties
Stop Secret Trials in Canada
Liberals continue Tory attack on civil liberties
In May, a Federal Court Justice ruled the National Security Certificate against Mahmoud Jaballah to be unreasonable, almost 20 years...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Solidarity grows at the World Social Forum
The World Social Forum built solidarity across Canada, Quebec and the world
The World Social Forum (WSF) brought thousands of activists to Montreal in early August. The event started in Porto Allegre,...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
The ABCs of Socialism is a good start
The ABCs of socialism
The ABCs of Socialism is a good introduction to some questions but leaves out others
Book review: The ABCs of Socialism , Edited by Bhaskar Sunkara, Illustrated by Phil Wrigglesworth, Verso Books, 2016 The ABCs...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)
Canada’s Lost Promise
Children of the Broken Treaty
A book inspired by the short but remarkable life of Shannen Koostachin in Attawapiskat
Review of Children of the Broken Treaty: Canada’s Lost Promise and One Girl’s Dream by Charlie Angus. University of Regina...(<span style="color: #CC0000">more</span>)

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