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"We can't shut down the oilsands tomorrow. We need to phase them out. We need to manage the transition off of our dependence on fossil fuels. That is going to take time. And, in the meantime, we have to manage that transition.” That was a statement made by Justin Trudeau last week about the Alberta oil sands.
— by Editors (What's Left) — last modified Jan 17, 2017 07:28 AM
The war against fake news is being waged in the trenches of the information superhighway -- thanks to a small but mighty class of online soldiers.
— by Editors (What's Left) — last modified Jan 17, 2017 07:21 AM
Long after the march is done, it is hoped that these expanded demands will set a solid foundation for a new movement that will move all women forward.
— by Graham H. Cox — last modified Jan 13, 2017 03:47 PM
While no media organization is immune to sensationalist headlines, it is hard to see how the current frenzy is sustainable or helping to build understanding – which is arguably the point of mainstream news media.
— by Roxanne Dubois — last modified Jan 06, 2017 03:18 PM
The top 5 recommended books from the Citizens' Press Arts & Culture section || Le top 5 de nos lectures de l'année.
— by Editors (What's Left) — last modified Dec 21, 2016 07:54 PM
What's Left is a collaborative project of solidarity, love, and passion to add something positive to the struggle for a better world. We have truly enjoyed writing, sharing, and debating the finer points of socialist analysis, our victories, and setbacks. Thank you for all of your support throughout the year.
— by Faiz Ahmed — last modified Jan 02, 2017 11:11 AM
The initiating of rebellion and civil war in the Middle East can only be understood through a social and economic context and history of imperialism in the region. However, the shape these conflicts take is heavily influenced by the unique geopolitics of the region. Mainly, the tensions between monarchies and republican state governments and interests.
— by Editors (What's Left) — last modified Dec 03, 2016 07:57 AM
The election of The Donald has raised more concern about personal privacy and digital security on the internet. For those who thought that previous US administrations over-zealously compromised the online privacy of innocent people around the world the Trump era isn't gonna get any better.
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Activists continue to try to stop the clock from being turned back. However, with the election of far-right populists in America, that project has become more difficult. Rights activists have become both the leading edge of the fight and the rearguard.
— by Editors (What's Left) — last modified Nov 14, 2016 04:53 PM
The Republicans have won the US Presidency, and clear majorities in the House and Senate. All at a time when critical appointments to different parts of the US bureaucracy and branches of government will have lasting implications.