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Climate policy and Canadian social democracy

April 27, 2016

  Recent events have triggered an important discussion on the Left’s approach to climate change policy. The Leap Manifesto is one expression of the desire to transition to a carbon neutral economy while creating a more just and “caring” society. Read more

Canada's Left is having a moment

April 23, 2016

    Something quite remarkable is happening in Left politics in Canada. And no, we don’t mean the fallout from the NDP convention in Edmonton, though we’ll return to that in a moment. What we’re talking about is the fact that virtually every major Canadian news story of the past... Read more