non-fiction writers

Book Review
Dec 2, 2010
Do It Anyway: The New Generation of Activists

'Small, radical acts' drive big changes

Jessica Rose
Save the world. These three words have slipped off the tongues of well-meaning parents for decades. This is a good thing, right? Maybe not, argues Courtney E. Martin, author of Do It Anyway.
Book Review
Nov 18, 2010

Montreal's sixties heyday

William Dere and Daya Varma
The political turmoil in Montreal, the subject of The Empire Within, combined the city's internal contradictions with anti-colonial struggles.
Book Review
Nov 11, 2010

New book reimagines Indigenous networks

Zainab Amadahy
Alliances brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous thinkers to reflect on relationship-building/alliance-making in struggle and how such work impacts both the personal and political.
Book Review
Nov 4, 2010
jane goodall

Jane Goodall celebrates 50 years of activism

Melanie Redman
Jane Goodall: 50 Years at Gombe, a new book celebrating Dr. Goodall's achievements, provides an update on her innovative work and activism.
Book Review
Nov 1, 2010
Our Friendly Local Terrorist

What Canada's spy agency doesn't want you to read

Matthew Behrens
As hundreds of Tamil migrants remain detained in B.C., Mary Jo Leddy's Our Friendly Local Terrorist is an eloquent reminder that such hysteria predates Stephen Harper's hard core agenda.
Book Review
Oct 22, 2010
On the Farm: Robert William Pickton and the Tragic Story of Vancouver's Missing Women

On The Farm gives voice to Pickton's victims

Helen Polychronakos
In this rabble exclusive interview Helen Polychronakos speaks to Stevie Cameron, author of On The Farm, about the missing women of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside and the Pickton case.
Book Review
Oct 14, 2010
The Punishment of Gaza

Gideon Levy on the Gaza siege

On his recent Canadian speaking tour Gideon Levy discusses his new book and a bleak future for Gaza.
Book Review
Oct 7, 2010
The Socialist Alternative

The Venezuelan alternative

Al Engler
Although capitalism is once again in a global downturn, little is heard of an alternative. Could a new brand of socialism aid and inspire opposition to capitalism?
Book Review
Sep 30, 2010

The Trouble With Billionaires

Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks
In this excerpt from their new book Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks propose solutions to the trouble with billionaires.


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