COUNTERPUNCH

ANGELA CARTER WANTS TO BREAK FREE. So do over 60 other individuals and organizations in Newfoundland and Labrador. They call themselves the People’s Recovery. Their aim is to break free of traditional economics and stake out an alternative approach to an economic future for Newfoundland and Labrador that stands a real chance of working.

LISTEN UP

BOSSES NEVER LISTEN TO WORKERS. But in Red Deer, Alberta on February 15 they did. They voluntarily shut down all operations of the Olymel slaughterhouse in Red Deer. They agreed with their workers. The plant was simply not a safe place to work.