Today we recap on the final NDP debate that was held in Vancouver and our thoughts on the state of the leadership race for who will replace Thomas Mulcair as leader of the party. We discuss the four candidates, Aboriginal affairs, the Quebec question and whether the NDP needs to sacrifice principles in order to obtain power (plus a few obligatory Niki Ashton plugs here and there)
Today we talk about the state of the labour movement, the fight for a $15 hour minimum wage and the prospect of tenants unions to help organize the working class of Canada and the USA.
Today we discuss the tragedy in Charlottesville, what Fascism is and the response from Antifa. We also talk about Trump, his response to what happened as well as the prevelence of white nationalist views in America, Canada and around the world.
Today we discuss the recent NDP leadership debate in Victoria, Guy Caron’s UBI proposal as well as a recap on the most recent BC provincial election.
Today we discuss the housing crisis in British Columbia and other cities around the world: skyrocketing housing costs, rising rents, unaffordability and a lack of supply. What is to be done?
The race for who will replace Thomas Mulcair as NDP leader within Canada is heating up. Today we discuss who is running in the race and what they represent.
Today we discuss the recent election in the UK where Labour gave the Conservatives an historical bloody nose.
France has voted for “centrist” Macron and the extreme right has been defeated – or has it? Today we discuss the ramifications of what happened and what might be going forward.
The world is getting crazier day by day – Trump is president and North Korea is in the news every day. Does this mean world war 3? Probably not, and here’s (probably/hopefully) why.
Today we discuss the Liberal Party, Justin Trudeau and how well they’ve been governing Canada so far. Also, bonus discussion about the Conservative and NDP leadership races at the end!