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Back to school: No unsafe re-opening! No layoffs!
The Ford government’s plan to reopen Ontario schools has been called ‘deadly’, ‘flawed’, ‘a fantasy’ and ‘mindboggling’. Teachers, parents and...more)
Ideas and experience: how I became a socialist
Like many comrades, for me it all started with reading. Reading and experience. As someone who grew up in the...more)
Justice for Mark and Candace
Trade unionists and community members rally against racist attacks
On Tuesday, June 25, Candace Zinkweg and Mark Austin were subjects of a violent racist attack in Dentonia Park, Scarborough,...more)
Who is Tim Takaro? Why is he in a tree?
Dr. Takaro is suspended 25 metres up to stop the TMX pipeline expansion
SFU professor is supended 25 metres up in the trees to stop the TMX pipeline
Dr. Tim Takaro has made the news as the “Vancouver physician” who has occupied some trees in New Westminster in...more)
Haudensaunee land defenders retake 1492 Land Back Lane
Six Nations land defenders at 1492 Land Back Lane
Police & Premier side with real estate developers against Six Nations land defenders
On July 19, Six Nations land defenders began occupying a planned 1000 unit Mackenzie Meadows building site on unceded Haudensaunee...more)
How I became a socialist
First in a series of stories about how socialists became radicalized
An old friend, now deceased, once asked: “How did a golf loving white boy from London Ontario ever turn out...more)
Report on Business: Fly the deadly skies
The COVID-19 pandemic has been bad for business. Keeping people healthy and safe has resulted in falling profits. So to...more)
Black Lives Matter in the Beaches
Black Lives Matter on Toronto beach
A report on the east-end Toronto Black Lives Matter rally
The Toronto east end hosted yet another well-attended march for Black lives on August 1! The route which toured the...more)
COVID-19, capitalism and climate
COVID-19 is a product of capitalism's assault on the environment
COVID-19 is a product of capitalism's assault on the environment
No one should have been surprised by COVID-19. Epidemiologists have been warning for decades about the increasing danger of novel...more)
Russia: Workers fight back against COVID austerity
Report from socialists in the Russian Federation: In Russia, during the pandemic, there has been a wave of labour protest...more)
Ottawa’s George Floyd: Abdirahman Abdi
“His death caused an awakening.” No death at the hands of the racist police should ever be forgotten. But some...more)
Capitalism, oppression and 'cancel culture'
As we live through a historic health, economic and environmental crisis with catastrophic consequences for people around the world, and...more)
Colonial statues: vandalism or artistic improvement
In a fit of civic improvement and spirit of public service, three Black Lives Matter TO activists painted some Toronto...more)
Putin's referendum: Report from Russian socialists
A letter from “Socialist Tendency”, a group based in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod, near Moscow, about the recent...more)
Vive la Revolution!
On July 14, 1789 a crowd of the poor and working people of Paris marched to the infamous Bastille fortress...more)
Black Liberation and Indigenous sovereignty: 1960s to 2020 | Watch Video
Black Liberation and Indigenous sovereignty: 1960s to 2020 Monday, July 13 | 7:00 pm | Online Speakers: Nigel Barriffe, president...more)
Interview with organizer of the March for Black lives in Hamilton
There has been a series of demonstrations in Hamilton calling for an end to racism and to defund the police...more)
Day of Rage Occupies Canada’s Busiest Intersection
On Saturday, July 4, 2020, approximately 400 demonstrators from the Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM) and their community allies occupied and...more)
Left JAB at Canada
Left JAB
For forty years John Bell has taken on the defenders of Canada's wars, racism & genocide
John Bell has been writing regularly for Socialist Worker and since 1980. Today the champions of Canada’s 1% in...more)
International Students Speak Out | Watch Video
International Students speak out Neither Cash cows nor cheap labour With Canan Shin and Rohit Revi
Playing with plague: sports under COVID-19
Pro sport is big business. In just one season (2019) the NFL alone generated $16 billion in revenue. Major league...more)
Spike Lee’s take on The American War: Da 5 Bloods
Racism and imperialism on trial in Spike Lee's new film
Spike Lee’s new movie streaming on Netflix, “Da 5 Bloods,” couldn’t come at a better, or a more appropriate time...more)
Stop bill 175! Workers rally across Ontario today
Workers protest Ford's attack on healthcare
Emergency street protests and car cavalcades were held in 11 cities and at Queen’s Park on June 24 as Doug...more)
Trade unionists stand up against racism

Members of the Longshore workers union shutdown the west coast ports to protest anti-black racism
Labour needs to support the movement against racism and police brutality
Over the past weeks, we have seen the largest protest movement in US history which has sparked similar demonstrations around...more)
Disability and Police Violence in Pandemic Times
At time of writing this article at least three people have died in during a police interaction over the course...more)


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