Paris Marx is a socialist writer and graduate student at McGill University. They are the editor of Radical Urbanist and have previously written for NBC News, Toronto Star, and Jacobin.
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It's good that St. John's is rethinking the downtown, but its planning priorities need an overhaul
Two recent stories stand in marked contrast of the problems facing St. John's and its neighbours, writes Paris Marx, who says development goals need to be rethought with quality of life at the top of the list.
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Snowmageddon has come and gone. Let's hope metro St. John's learns the right lessons
A record-breaking snowstorm gave us a glimpse of how things could be different in St. John's, writes Paris Marx.
Liberal concessions on the environment leave the Greens and NDP battling for climate-motivated voters
The NDP has struggled since Singh took over as leader, currently sitting around 15 per cent support. The Greens, meanwhile, have momentum.
Canada can learn from Australia's carbon pricing mistakes
Canada's Liberals and NDP would be wise to take heed of Australia's experience and back proposals like the Green New Deal with major investments in energy, infrastructure, and services for a just transition with tangible benefits.
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I travelled to 37 countries and 6 continents, all with a single carry-on
Writer Paris Marx added dozens of stamps to his passport since he left St. John's for a surprisingly affordable global adventure.