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Murky, contradictory poll results, weird timing, unlikely to divert media from dubious narrative about Alberta NDP | Jul 7 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Given the success of the NDP, you have to wonder if Alberta voters were paying better attention than the media and right-wing outrage industry gives them credit for doing.
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Today's smokey skies are a consequence of inaction on climate change | Jul 7 2015 | Peter Prontzos | Remember, it was this government that decided that Canada would back out of the Kyoto Accord, which required that signatory countries make minor reductions in their release of greenhouse gases.
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Shut up and take my money! Or, why cash transfers aren't a silver bullet for food banks | Jul 6 2015 | Jesse Bauman | People living on a low income need more money, but cash transfers aren't a silver bullet.
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Euro-nomics: Greecing the skids | Jul 6 2015 | J. Baglow | Greece has chosen the wiser of two options: Hope versus generations of debt servitude. Could this herald the death of the Euro? One can dream.
comics
Jul 2 2015
Montreal publisher Drawn & Quarterly is now widely regarded as the best publisher of literary comics in the world. Let's take a look back on how they got there and what has made them so, so great.
health
Jun 25 2015
In our health-obsessed culture, skinny=healthy and fat=sick. But, what if this is not the case? Read this excellent review on health, harm reduction and body and size diversity.
fiction
Jun 18 2015
Sarah Gerard's 'Binary Star' casts a necessary, burning light. "A razor-sharp depiction of addiction and an unflinching look at our misogynist culture," says Yutaka Dirks; this book is a must-read.

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Jul 9 2015 - 3:30pm
Shelburne County
Jul 11 2015 - 10:00am
Toronto
Jul 10 2015 - 7:00pm
Toronto
Jul 18 2015 - 11:00am

Current rabble poll

What is the worst democracy-killing bill Harper has crammed through Parliament lately?

With the news this week that Canadian Sentors voted in favour of passing Bill C-377 into law, we're both not shocked and continue to be horrified by the Harper government and its anti-democractic practices.

What is the worst democracy-killing bill Harper has crammed through Parliament lately?

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