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

From Israel to ISIS

Why the New Euro-Canada Treaty is a Gift to Oil Firms

Work in the Age of Anxiety

Sociopathic Syndrome

Toppling the Fossil Fuel Empire

The Agony of Canada’s Rightwing Pundits

The Coming Humiliation of Stephen Harper?

Putin, Petrodollars and Canada’s Useful Idiot

Voter Suppression in Canada

When It Comes to Political Ideas, How Big Is ‘Big’?

Big Oil’s Chokehold on Canadian Democracy

A Perverse Loyality

Canada: a Nation Hijacked by Corporate Ideology

The Hypocrite Goes to South Africa

What Really Happened in Canada’s Duffy Scandal

Libya’s Hell, Enabled by Canadian Humanitarians

Who Will Save Canadian Democracy?

The Economy, Labour and the 2015 Canadian Election

Reinventing Progressive Politics in Canada

Five Lessons for the Left

This is What Democracy Could Look Like

Libya’s Nightmarish Winter

Harper and Idle No More

The Mysterious Appeal of Stephen Harper

The Power of Idle No More

Why Not Talk About Work?

Time for an Adult Conversation About Taxes

Give Us Our Money Back!

Canada’s Free Trade Debacle

Beyond Harper

For Canadians the Time for Lowered Expectations is Over

The NDP’s Awful New Leader

Is Stephen Harper Undermining Obama on Iran?

Canada Lobbies Against US Banking Reform

On the Environment Canada is a Rogue State

An Embarrassment to Canada

Stephen Harper and the Big Oil Party of Canada

The Economy is the Number One Issue in Canada

Will Stephen Harper Destroy Canada?

Is Capitalism Preparing to Bury Itself?

The Real Reason the US Wanted Gaddafi Gone

Can Canada’s NDP thrive after Layton? And save the country?

Time for a Culture War in Canada

Canada’s Afghan Blunder

Libya, Canada’s Other Ugly War

Harper’s Goal

The Democrats’ Attack on Unions

Will the NDP Become the New Liberal Party?

A Conservative Majority in Canada. Now What?

Turning Shoppers Into Intentional Citizens