Letter from the editor
Introducing the January/February 2017 issue.
What’s at stake in Sylvia McAdam Saysewahum’s fight against the clearcutting of her land?
The Trans-Pacific Partnership expands the role of private businesses in determining workers’ access to Canada and their mobility rights.
Police officers are stationed in high schools across Toronto under the guise of ensuring school safety. With powers to search and arrest students, they criminalize student conduct and build mistrust and alienation among marginalized students.
How should independent technologists and communicators respond to the corporatization of social media?
An adapted excerpt from Fault Lines: Life and Landscape in Saskatchewan’s Oil Economy
How are workers in the oil and gas industry affected by Saskaboom’s bust?
Confronting the erasure of Indigenous women and two-spirited people in HIV movements
In this Andrea Walker Memorial Fund winning piece, Lindsay Nixon explores what makes the colonial world risky for Indigenous peoples with HIV.
Micah White’s conclusion – that the future of efforts to change society will be a combination of electoral politics and cultural “meme warfare” – misses the mark.
Do we have a problem imagining carbon neutrality?
Catch up with Richard Van Camp, our creative non-fiction judge in the Writing in the Margins contest.