Big Telecom fighting lower Internet fees

INDEPENDENT MEDIA by Marie Aspiazu Back in August, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) significantly lowered the fees small Internet providers were required to … Read more

A turning point

– by Elizabeth May – There comes a time when it becomes evident that society is at a turning point. The climate strikes in Canada … Read more

F-35 fighter

For what purpose?

Canada’s weapons spending flies under the election radar – by William S. Geimer – As governments of every stripe come and go, the quaintly named … Read more

art by Freda

Surveillance capitalism

– by Shoshana Zuboff – art by Anthony Freda, anthonyfreda.com When we think about capitalism in the 19th and 20th centuries, the titanic struggles of … Read more

Vision 2.0 cartoon by Geoff Olson

Vancouver under the influence

– by Elizabeth Murphy – The same outside influences established under the former Vision-dominated council continue to drive Vancouver city policy The results of the … Read more