The Monitor

Monitor cover collageFounded in 1994, the Monitor is the CCPA's bimonthly (six times a year) policy and current affairs magazine, covering issues of critical importance to the related goals of social, economic and environmental justice. The magazine is available to CCPA supporters but can also be purchased at newsstands across the country thanks to our membership with Magazines Canada. To receive the Monitor at home or work, or to subsribe on behalf of a friend, click here to make a donation to the CCPA.

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Creditors get fatter financially, their victims get thinner

by Susan George
September 1, 2013 | National Office

Charities help needy, but also help governments deny help

by Ed Finn
September 1, 2013 | National Office

Cyprus-style bank "bail-ins" now also approved for Canada

by Jerry Ackerman, George Crowell
July 1, 2013 | National Office

Recent Pakistan "election" a sham, not fair or democratic

by Asad Ismi
July 1, 2013 | National Office

Labour solidarity key to quelling austerity, neoliberalism

by Barry Cameron
July 1, 2013 | National Office

Like the U.S., Canada is "outsourcing" warfare in Afghanistan

by Michael Skinner
July 1, 2013 | National Office

Many scientific programs terminated, many scientists fired

by Joyce Nelson
June 1, 2013 | National Office

The Senate can be made a vital part of good governance

by Helen Forsey
June 1, 2013 | National Office

Despite legalization, women face more barriers to abortion

by Daniel Myran, Caitlin Carew
June 1, 2013 | National Office

Union in Colombia battles anti-union Canadian oil company

by Asad Ismi
June 1, 2013 | National Office

Beneficial Community Pasture Program killed by Bill C-38

by Katherine Arbuthnott, Josef K. Schmutz
May 1, 2013 | National Office

U.S. and China’s rivalry over Africa’s riches intensifies

by Asad Ismi
May 1, 2013 | National Office

Canadian communities are embracing “living wage” campaigns

by Alex Johnstone, Tom Cooper
May 1, 2013 | National Office

Properly run, the Senate can enhance and protect democracy

by Helen Forsey
May 1, 2013 | National Office

Despite austerity’s failure, politicians still won’t scrap it

by Alex Himelfarb
April 1, 2013 | National Office