Book Review – An Impatient Life: a Memoir by Daniel Bensaid

An Impatient Life: a Memoir by Daniel Bensaid (Foreword by Tariq Ali), translated from the French by David Fernbach, Verso, 2013 Reviewed by Robbie Mahood   Daniel Bensaid (1946-2010) was an important Marxist thinker and leader of the former French…

Terror bill, MP defection, show Liberals, Tories more alike

by Barry Weisleder The massive 'anti-terror' Bill C-51 that Stephen Harper's Conservative government is rushing through the House of Commons has been roundly denounced, including by four former Prime Ministers and five ex-Supreme Court judges. It would create a secret…

The facts on Climate Change Demand A Radical Solution

by Evan Engering The latest book of Naomi Klein, the influential Toronto-based journalist, author and activist, may live up to its ambitious title “This Changes Everything”. In it, Klein turns her thorough, eye-opening brand of investigative journalism to the topic…