Deborah Esch

US & Canada

State of emergency in Neskantaga

Two suicides in less than a week prompts the chief of a remote First Nations community to declare a state of emergency.


Of typewriters and masking tape: A media history of the Zapatistas

Author looks into a previously unwritten chapter in the history of the Zaptistas.

US & Canada

“It cannot happen here”: Pipeline pushback attends Exxon Valdez anniversary

The Canadian government has joined oil giant Enbridge in a push for approval of the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline.


Another slant on Aaron Swartz

Author details her experience of getting open access to a scholarly archive that had been locked away from the public.