Venezuela's problems are not simply of their own making - rather, there are powerful international forces determined to hobble that bold country. Dan Kovalik details some of the forms of U.S. interference, and the challenges faced by Venezuela.
Brendan describes the upcoming Hamilton tour stop of Lia Tarachansky's "On the Side of the Road" Film Screening & Discussion. The Hamilton event takes place on March 3rd, at the Barton Stone United Church at 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30).
Eva Bartlett, who is coming to Hamilton on January 24-5, reports on her first-hand encounters with civilians and the war zones. We need to pressure our governments to stop fueling the conflict in Syria so that civilians can rebuild on their own terms
This week's Transit Talk focuses on the large fare increases in Hamilton and throughout the GTA. On September 1, HSR riders saw their cash fares rise almost 20% from 2.55 to 3.00. Fares are even higher in Halton's three systems at 3.50 cash fare
Doug interviews Rein Ende of the Hamilton Mundialization Committee and one of the organizers of the Hiroshima/Nagasaki event to discuss the observance of the Nagasaki anniversary at noon, August 9 at City Hall and the planned Shadow Drawings.
A few days ago, migrant farm workers and their supporters began the long trek from Leamington to Ottawa to demand better working conditions and an end to the discrimination against migrant workers as part of the Harvesting Freedom Caravan.