Roundup

IGD's semi-weekly round up of all the news you didn't know was going down. Uncovering hidden gems and reporting on grassroots movements in Canada, US, and Mexico.

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

It hasn't even been a week but already it feels like there needs to be a roundup and collection of news before it slips through our fingers. In the last several days, riots and...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Irma is over, but the scars that the storm has left reveal the drastic contradictions and problems coming to the fore in the United States, as struggles erupt in a variety of places across...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

The degree in which things are accelerating in the United States is happening at such a fast rate it can be hard to organize one's thoughts, but here we go. Charlottesville changed everything. Not just...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

How much news can we pack into one roundup? The big stories of the last few weeks is that another crappy version of Trumpcare is dead once again as the Trump administration postures that they...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Yesterday, the Republicans in the Senate returned with a newly updated health care plan that did what pretty much everyone thought it was going to do. First, it proposes to slash taxes on the...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Since our last update, several stories have broken out that deeply affect every single person that reads these words. The first is that literally miles of antarctic ice have begun collapsing into the sea. If this process...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

While pipeline battles continue across the US, including against the reinvigorated Keystone XL, the Dakota Access Pipeline has already started to leak. Meanwhile, support and approval of Trump's healthcare plan, the American Heath Care...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

It's been a turbulent couple of weeks. From sabotage against the Dakota Access Pipeline, baseball bats to buses carrying anti-trans Christian Dominionists, to the clashes that broke out on March 25th across the US as...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

This was a busy week. Trump rolled out a new version of the Muslim Ban in a new executive order as attacks and deportation of immigrants ramped up - both of which led to various...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Welcome back to All the News You Didn't Even Know Was Going Down. What a long strange week it's been. Trump has issued more executive orders which have made millions of migrants without documents potential targets...