Spring Radio: The Legacy of OCAP
In this episode, we sit down with John Clark of Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) to discuss the organization’s years of militancy and how it built a coalition of organizers from varying left tendencies and developed a basis of unity.Read more
Spring Radio: Centering Equity in the Fight for Workers’ Power
At Spring’s inaugural Red October conference, Spring members Krisna Saravanamuttu, Loretta Fisher, and Robyn Letson presented talks at the session titled “Centering Equity in the…
Rank and file power needed to push beyond gains in ETFO tentative agreement
This agreement will give teachers three years to try and build the kind of organization needed to create pressure for a united front of teachers unions like we saw in 2019.
Building mass action for Palestine solidarity: Lessons from the UK
Despite vicious attacks from the media and politicians, Palestine solidarity has become a mass movement in the UK. Multiple demonstrations in London have drawn out over 250,000 people. The November 11th march had close to a million people attend. Large actions are continuously happening across the UK demanding the government support a ceasefire.
Humanity will not be free until the Palestinians are free
This article is based on a talk given in Toronto at Ceasefire NOW: How can we stop the genocide in Gaza? We supporters of Palestinian…
Toronto police should target Heather Reisman, not activists
If Canada upheld the rule of law, we would expect a police raid on Heather Reisman’s mansion for inducing people to join a foreign military that has just killed 15,000 in Gaza.
Why CAPE needs a member-led union, now more than ever
It has been a whirlwind month for a federal public service union that usually presents itself as a button-up, no-drama professional association. On November 7,…
Picketing for Palestine
“The Palestine Laboratory” is how Antony Loewenstein, the Australian-German investigative journalist, describes Israel’s practice of using the Occupied Territories as a testing-ground for experimental military…
Emergency phone zap to demand a ceasefire now – script & slides
A phone zap is an action where we collectively call our MPs and government cabinet ministers to raise our demands. It’s an easy and fun…
ESG and climate crisis: Why the market won’t save us
Mitigating climate change and creating a sustainable future is going to require a massive reorientation of investment toward low-carbon energy alternatives at a scale, intensity…