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Does Canada still stand for something?

Resistance begins with remembering who we are. From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 JENSEN GIFFORD If Lt.-Gen. Romeo Dallaire hadn’t been so screwed up from the UNAMIR mission in Rwanda, he could have run for Prime Minister of Canada and won. Show More Summary

The Overview Effect

A much-needed shift in perspective. OVERVIEW from Planetary Collective on Vimeo. earth enviroment transformation Read more on Adbusters.org

Does Canada still stand for something?

Resistance begins with remembering who we are. From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 JENSEN GILLFORD If Lt.-Gen. Romeo Dallaire hadn’t been so screwed up from the UNAMIR mission in Rwanda, he could have run for Prime Minister of Canada and won. Show More Summary

The biggest wake up call in history

From where will food and freedom come? From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 REUTERS A few friends sat around a table in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, and started to get to grips with the oncoming whirlwind. “I’ll be frank,” moaned the climate change correspondent, rattling a bunch of academic papers, “we’re fucked.” Most agreed. Show More Summary

A Renaissance in Economics

Economics departments are supplying a naïve brand of economics. Demand a better one. From Adbusters #106: Mental Breakdown of a Nation MOHSEN MAHBOB The American President Ronald Reagan once quipped, “The nine most terrifying words in...Show More Summary

Meme Wars

An interview with Kalle Lasn. THE WHITE REVIEW — The new book, Meme Wars, comes at an interesting time for Adbusters. Whilst the foundation and magazine were an important voice within the anti- and alter-globalisation movements, there was a sense that those movements had lost a popular traction by the financial crash of 2008. Show More Summary

Deeper Resistance

How can we free ourselves from financial dictatorship? From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 Albert Ian RP I don't think that we will be able to win a fight against financial capitalism by demonstrating in the street. Destroying banks isn't useful if we are seeking emancipation from financial dictatorship. Show More Summary

The Sweet Truth

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The Blind Spot at Davos

The "algos-gone-wild" culture of global finance. From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 ETHAN COX One of the stumbling blocks the World Economic Forum faces is its garish elitism. Oxfam announced that the world's 100 wealthiest individuals earned enough money in 2012 to end poverty around the world four times over. Show More Summary

Message to Davos

"Committed to improving the state of the world"? Try this. GETTY IMAGES What is the real cost of ?shipping a container load of toys from Hong Kong to Los Angeles? Or a case of apples grown in New Zealand to markets in North America? And what is the true cost of that fridge humming 24/7 in your kitchen... Show More Summary

Mental Breakdown of a Nation

Can you see cracks in the façade? From Adbusters #106: Mental Breakdown of a Nation Louis Vuitton Ad, New York Times Style, August 2012... it's not just the drone assassinations and the torture camps not just the iron grip that financial...Show More Summary

#SwaggerNoMore

The time is ripe to take down Harper. Download, print and pin up these posters all across Canada. He ditched the Kyoto Protocol, voted against Palestine, violated human rights, passed unconstitutional laws, changed the Indian Act illegally, passed several sneaky and sinister omnibus bills... Show More Summary

Do trees have standing?

The philosophical leap of the year. From Adbusters #105: The Big Ideas of 2013 JORDI HUISMAN Can a tsunami be a revolutionary activist? Should stones have a say in the way we live in the next century? Do trees have standing? After two...Show More Summary

Another Reality

A mind-twister from Dear Leader. Korea american psyche America US Government Read more on Adbusters.org

Idle No More Solidarty in Oakland

Short documentary from Grounded TV. indigenous uprising revolution Environmentalism Read more on Adbusters.org

Bill McKibben on Idle No More

Does the future of the planet rest in this movement? NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC As Stephen Harper and a delegation of Canadian First Nations Chiefs went into a highly anticipated meeting last Friday, Bill McKibben penned this bold and haunting article. Show More Summary

A Global Indigenous Uprising

The beginning of nation-to-nation negotiation. DARRYL DYCK / THE CANADIAN PRESS In his article, “Is Idle No More the new Occupy Wall Street,” Mark Gollom of CBC states: “it is not clear that a protest dedicated solely to aboriginal issues...Show More Summary

Welcome to the Un-Sane of America

A mind twisting video. psychopathology american psyche Read more on Adbusters.org

Click, Inhale, Click, Exhale, Click

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