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.
Sara Flounders discusses the response to an "In These Times" article criticizing the U.S. anti-war movement. In a time of heightened use of U.S soft and hard-power, activists should remain clearheaded about the chief role of U.S. imperialism.