• Blog

    Land-based Resistance at the Unist’ot’en Camp

    The Unist’ot’en continue to square off with pipeline companies and the RCMP.

  • Blog

    The Responsibility to Act: An interview with Maude Barlow

    Maude Barlow stresses the need for broad mobilization from below in addition to voting to defeat the Harper government this fall.

  • Magazine

    Daniel Ortega and the Interoceanic Grand Canal

    A planned megaproject that would dwarf the Panama Canal and split Nicaragua in two reveals much about both the Ortega regime and global capitalism today.

  • Magazine

    Quebec’s Movement for Economic and Environmental Justice

    Quebec’s social movements are working to wed anti-austerity politics with climate justice.

  • Magazine

    The Plight of the Pollinators

    In the battle between beekeepers and agrochemical lobbyists over the use of neonicotinoid insecticides, farmers and non-farmers are joining forces to stand up for the bees.

  • Magazine

    Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements

    A new anthology of politically engaged science fiction calls readers to reshape the world.

  • Blog

    A note to Alberta’s grassroots about NDP governments

    Alberta’s grassroots must carve out critical distance from the NDP.

  • Blog

    Election Day in Alberta – and Beyond

    Electoral politics and grassroots movement building are often at odds; significant change in Alberta will hinge on independent organizing.

  • Magazine

    This Changes Something

    Why have environmentalists become so much less effective than they used to be?

  • Magazine

    On the Front Lines of the Great Lakes

    The Great Lakes region is the most important hub for tarsands projects outside of Alberta. Climate activists are working to connect local resistance in front-line communities with the broader movement to halt tarsands expansion.

  • Magazine

    A Call to the South from Baffin Island

    The Inuit community of Clyde River on Baffin Island is fighting to stop offshore seismic testing.

  • Magazine

    The Class Politics of Pipeline Resistance

    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?

  • Magazine

    Indigenous Farmers Confront Canada’s Goldcorp

    The Maya-Mam people of northwestern Guatemala are struggling to protect the land and water.

  • Magazine

    The battles in New Brunswick

    A grassroots Mi’kmaq resurgence is bypassing Indian Act leaders to protect the land and confront the colonial power that operates through the revolving door between government and industry.

  • Blog

    Chevron’s Pacific Trail Pipeline is the one to stop this summer

    Stopping Chevron’s Pacific Trail Pipeline this summer could be a decisive event in the history of pipeline resistance.

  • Magazine

    A short introduction to the Two Row Wampum

    The return to a 400-year-old treaty relationship.

  • Magazine

    Driftwood

    Drifting with coastal wood.

  • Magazine

    The trouble with twitter

    Twitter performs a magic trick with public perception, disappearing the material costs and conditions of tweeting.
  • Magazine

    Good ancestors

    How can we become the ancestors future generations demand that we be?

  • Magazine

    Tarsands divestment and its discontents

    Leading activists discuss the strengths and possible pitfalls of a burgeoning campus movement to have universities divest from the fossil fuel economy. Can the campaign succeed?