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The people vs Putin
Russia's biggest protests in a generation
The end of 2011 and the first quarter of 2012 in Russia saw the biggest anti-government demonstrations since Soviet times...more)
Ottawa-Gatineau mobilizes for May Day
momentum builds for May Day
Over the past three weeks, a fast-growing group of approximately 50 residents and local activists in the Ottawa-Gatineau area have...more)
Losing the right to strike
labour rights under attack
We are seeing more and more examples of workers losing the right to strike in this country. Recently the city...more)
Anniversary of Iraq War shows what - humanitarian intervention" would mean for Syria or Iran
Don't forget Iraq
It has been nine years since the American invasion of Iraq, but the Iraqi civilians still suffer from the aftermath...more)
1965: rank-and-file resistance and the birth of public sector unions
Remembering the birth of public sector unions
After Air Canada workers were suspended on March 22, for slow-clapping Labour Minister, Lisa Raitt, for intervening in bargaining—and following...more)
Revolution spreads in Syria
Year two of the Syrian revolution
One year after the start of the uprising in Syria, demonstrations are spreading to the capital city, Damascus, and defections...more)
CSIS to share information despite risk of torture
Who are the real terrorists?
A newly released document to The Canadian Press reveals that the federal government has given CSIS the go-ahead to provide...more)
Heiltsuk Nation adds to voices against Enbridge
Indigenous resistance builds opposition to Enbridge
The Heiltsuk First Nation is known as one of the north and central BC coast Nations that are home to...more)
Hunger strikes expose Israel's unjust policies
Hanaa Shalabi is dying for justice
Hanaa’ Shalabi from Palestine’s West Bank is dying for justice. On hunger strike in an Israeli prison since February 16,...more)
- Robogate" reveals weakness of Tory majority
The largest election scandal in Canadian history
Voters in more than 90 ridings across Canada have reported irregularities, suspicious activity, and harassing and misleading phone calls in...more)
Amir Khadir supports students and workers on strike
victory to students and workers
In the middle of the historic student march, leading left-wing politician Amir Khadir supports striking students and locked out workers...more)
Jean Charest's plan to wreck the North
Quebec's version of the tar sands
Following the historic 200,000-strong march of students and allies in Montreal on March 22, Quebec student leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois called...more)
Activists occupy Lisa Raitt's office in response to attack on Air Canada workers
inside the occupation of Lisa Raitt's office
As Air Canada workers were on wildcat strike after being suspended for slow-clapping Lisa Raitt, labour activists occupied Lisa Raitt's...more)
support Toronto library/city workers
Support libraries by supporting library workers
After being pushed back from a year of organizing against cuts to public services, the millionaire mayor Rob Ford is...more)
Rediscovering rank-and-file resistance
Wildcat strike!
As the the economic crisis deepens, workers are rediscovering different methods of resistance in order to beat back the 1%...more)
Inside the Air Canada wildcat strike
Eyewitness account to the wildcat strike
Hundreds of Air Canada employees at Pearson walked off the job in protest against the suspension of three co-workers. The...more)
Interview with Air Canada activist
Air Canada activist explains the wildcat strike
Whats the mood here at Air Canada during this wild cat strike? The mood is a combination of anger, fed-upness,...more)
Egyptian military cracks down on activists
The Egyptian counter-revolution
Free trade union activist and general coordinator of the Center for Trade Unions and Worker’s Services, Kamal Abbas, has been...more)
Zimbabwe activists in danger of unlawful prison sentences
Help free the Zimbabwe 6
Six activists in Zimbabwe have been found guilty of trumped-up charges. Solidarity is urgent. Here's how you can help.more)
Wrecking Ball
occupy music!
Bruce Springsteen’s new album Wrecking Ball is, as he says in Rolling Stone “as direct a record as I ever...more)
Anti-Flag's new album inspired by a year of revolt
an unrelenting musical attack on neoliberalism
Anti-Flag, The General Strike Reviewed by D’Arcy Briggs Anti-Flag’s latest album, The General Strike, is their shortest and most direct...more)
Afghan civilians massacred by occupation
The bloody result of occupation
People around the world reacted in horror and anger at the news that a US soldier massacred 16 civilians in...more)
Legislation and illegal strikes
What have strikes ever done for us?
The following originally appeared on the blog Staffroom Confidential, written by BC teacher and activist Tara Ehrcke, President of the...more)
Eulogy for Madeleine Parent
She went out fighting
I met Madeleine Parent three times First time during the Oka Crisis It was the night the troops moved in...more)
Public sector workers protest potential cuts
stop the cuts
On March 1 members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada held a national day-of-action to protest potentially sweeping cuts...more)

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