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Saturday May 28, 2022
Kenn Orphan

  • March 25, 2022

    Just stop bombing

    As the world watches the horror of Putin’s war on Ukraine unfold, there is another that must be remembered. Nineteen years ago, George W Bush...

  • March 05, 2022

    All humans

    Let’s take a simple test. Ask yourself these questions: has Facebook ever placed a non-white nation’s flag on the top of the list as a choice...

  • February 18, 2022

    Far-right uprisings

    This past weekend, I attended a rally in my home city of Halifax. It was organized to counter the so-called ‘Freedom Convoy’ which continues to...

  • November 08, 2021

    End of an era?

    We can hope that the increasing frustration of workers will result in a revolution of sorts. A ‘times up’ moment for capitalism. But this would...

  • October 02, 2021

    The matrix

    In truth, the pandemic hasn’t created anything new in the way humans organize themselves. On the contrary, it has revealed the tremendous failings...

  • June 26, 2021

    Defending apartheid?

    It was to be expected. Following the worldwide exposure of an active campaign of ethnic cleansing in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of occupied East...

  • April 10, 2021

    Cruelties of capitalism

    One thing this pandemic has demonstrated in stark terms is class struggle. Those people deemed essential, though often applauded in public, have...

  • October 26, 2020

    A plastic-coated world

    Years ago, I had an opportunity to watch the dissection of a seabird. It was not an academic venture, but one of bearing witness to the devastation...

  • April 16, 2020

    Portent of pandemic

    Just months ago, few would have thought it possible that a submicroscopic ball of genetic coding could bring the world’s wealthiest powers to...

  • March 26, 2020

    The message of Covid-19

    The habitat of other species has dramatically shrunk in the last century thanks to the rapid expansion of industrialized extraction of what have...