Ethan Cox

Ethan Cox is a journalist, editor and political commentator. A co-founder of Ricochet, his writing has appeared everywhere from the National Post to The Tyee and from the Toronto Star to Al-Jazeera America. He is a political analyst for various television networks and a regular on Montreal radio.

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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 1:00pm
Clayoquot Sound 2.0: In Praise of the Climate Warriors of Burnaby Mountain
“It has to start somewhere. It has to start sometime. What better place than here, what better time than now?” – Rage Against the Machine Late Monday afternoon a court injunction came into effect that made lawbreakers out of those assembled on Burnaby Mountain. Supported by the City of Burnaby and...
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Monday, March 25, 2013 - 7:55am
'There Is No Right to Protest': Montreal Police Deny Charter Rights
This is approaching absurdist comedy," tweeted Montreal Gazette reporter Christopher Curtis Friday night, trapped in a police kettle from which Montreal's finest inexplicably refused to release him as his deadline approached. "Did they really, actually arrest Anarchopanda????" replied well known Québécoise pundit Josée Legault.
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Sunday, May 27, 2012 - 8:50am
In Quebec, A Revolution of Love, Hope and Community
In almost every report on the social movement now sweeping Quebec, including my own, words like conflict, crisis and stand-off figure prominently. Anger is omnipresent. The anger of protesters, the anger of government, the anger of those supposedly inconvenienced. Pundits scream about mob rule, anarchy in the streets and the dissolution of society as we know it.
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