U.S. politics

Feb 19, 2011
Teachers in Wisconsin rally, Feb. 15, 2011. Photo: MarkonF1re/Flickr

Wisconsin: An American uprising?

Sarah van Gelder
The fire this time -- In Wisconsin, public employees and their supporters are drawing the line at Governor Scott Walker's plan to eliminate collective bargaining and unilaterally cut benefits.
Feb 7, 2011

NFL football: American socialism in action

Gerry Caplan
Let me make this perfectly clear. I will waste this Sunday evening watching the game and annoying the rest of my family only because it's American socialism in action.
Jan 19, 2011

It's time for a gun ban in the U.S.

Gun shows, the ready access to semiautomatic weapons and the additional availability of extended-capacity magazines are a recipe for the massacres that occur every few years in the United States.
Jan 17, 2011

Can Americans be saved from themselves?

Gerry Caplan
President Barack Obama and Jon Stewart believe if only Americans were more civil to each other, future Tucsons might be averted. Would that it were as simple as that.

Why We Fight

Jan 7, 2011 to Jan 8, 2011
Centre of Gravity
1300 Gerrard St. East
43° 40' 16.3704" N, 79° 19' 37.794" W
A free screening of a film that explores the concept of the military-industrial complex.


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