Mobilizing against offshore extraction
The Inuit community of Clyde River on Baffin Island is fighting to stop offshore seismic testing.
As anti-pipeline campaigns rise to the forefront of activist activity, do environmentalists need to re-evaluate their engagement with affected communities such as Toronto’s Jane-Finch neighbourhood?
What passes for progressive city politics today
Why have our cities become increasingly stratified places, where farmers’ markets flourish amid escalating inequality and skyrocketing housing costs?
The Maya-Mam people of northwestern Guatemala are struggling to protect the land and water.
Full-throttle neoliberalism in Toronto
Cuts to public services, rising housing costs, the corporatization of education, and police repression do not affect all people equally. Racialized communities like Toronto’s Regent Park bear the brunt of the neoliberal transformation of our cities.
Bill C-36 and the right to organize
With the Conservative government set to pass new legislation affecting sex workers, a former sex worker says labour organizing, not criminalization, is what the industry needs.
Solidarity networks in Honduras
Five years after the 2009 coup d’état, journalists, writers, and political dissidents organize in the face of continued threats and attacks.
Letter from the editor
Building social power is not about securing a politician’s ear.
Beyond the nuclear family
What would it mean to live in a society that embraced mothers as whole people, that created communities of care and commitment beyond the nuclear family?
Cruising public transit
Our era of government-sanctioned gay tourism exists alongside homophobic violence and state crackdowns on the queer commons. Josh Mentanko explores the erotics of mass transit in Mexico City and the fault lines between government agendas and gay practices.