Murray Dobbin

MURRAY DOBBIN, now living in Powell River, BC has been a journalist, broadcaster, author and social activist for over forty years.  He can be reached at

We Must Begin to Curb the Power of Corporations

Is Trudeau Ready for a Middle East war?

Can You Say “Conflict of Interest”? Not at the UN

Yes, We Need to Tax the Rich

The Corporate Assault on Science

Our New Middle East Policy? Get Out

The (Cities’) Problem with CETA

The Militarization of Canada: Chrystia Freeland’s Budgetary Coup

The NDP’s Singh and Ashton: Flash Versus Vision

As B.C. Election Approaches, Greens Get Cozy With Liberals 

What is the Antidote to Trumpism?

When Nazi Ghosts Come Back to Life

NAFTA Kills: Who will Speak for the Working Class?

BC’s Liberals: a Rogue Government Which Must be Dispatched

Ekos Poll: Canada Should Support Israeli Sanctions Not Demonize Them

Canadians at Odds With Their Government on Israel

Transformative Change? It Starts With Community

There Should be No Special Deal for Tax-Evading Cameco

The Trouble With Normal

A Globalization Wake-Up Call

Trade Deals’ Investor State Provisions: a Sub-Criminal Conspiracy?

Do We Really Want a War With Russia?

Are We Witnessing the Beginning of the End of Globalization?

You Can’t Distract Us Forever: a Note to Justin Trudeau

The Canadian / Saudi Arms Deal: More Than Meets the Eye?

Canada’s NDP Delegates Save Their Party

Can the NDP See the Writing on the Wall?

Canada’s Complicity in the Libyan Catastrophe

Justin Trudeau’s Shame: Extending Carte Blanche to Israel

Is Alcohol the New Tobacco?

Canada and the TPP

So, Mr. Trudeau, Will it be Keynes or Freidman?

Does Justin Trudeau Really Want Fair Elections?

Canada’s Liberals Need to Address Progressive Tax Reform

Canada and the TPP: How Bold Will Trudeau Be?

Contemplating Post-Harper Healing in Canada

Rise Up, Precariat! Cheap Labour is Over

Harper is Finally Right: the Canadian Election is About Security Versus Risk

We are All (or Should Be) Greeks Now

Meet Canada’s Latest Liberal Man-Boy

Canadian Medicare and the Retirement Conundrum

Poisoning the Democratic Well

The Most Outrageous Fraud Ever Perpetrated on the Canadian People

Outsourcing the Canadian Economy

Terrorizing Canada With Stephen Harper

The Entitled Get More Brazen by the Day

Downsize Democracy for 40 Years and Here’s What You Get

Canada’s Choice: Austerity or Prosperity?

The Dumb and Dumber Economics of Stephen Harper

Police-State Rhetoric and the Ottawa Attack