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Brad Wall government's Saskatchewan beer trade piffle turns out to be all fizz and no flavour | Jul 22 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | Saskatchewan doesn't like Alberta's new beer policy because it will end what amounts to a subsidy of Saskatchewan brewers, one in particular, by Alberta taxpayers.
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On Melania Trump, plagiarism and Eastern Europeaness | Jul 22 2016 | Raluca Bejan | Cold War reminiscences are always about denigrating the former Soviet Bloc. Yet, despite the many faults of that system, education was not one of them.
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Your investment in rabble | Jul 22 2016 | Kim Elliott | This year marks rabble's 15th anniversary and you are a big part of why we are here. We want you to celebrate this special milestone with us.
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Three positive steps toward ending poverty in Canada | Jul 21 2016 | David Macdonald | It's 2016 and Canada is a long way from ending poverty, but three promising developments are about to lift almost half a million people above the poverty line.
Indigenous
Jul 21 2016
'Living on the Land: Indigenous Women's Understanding of Place' examines how patriarchy, gender and colonialism have shaped the experiences and knowledge of Indigenous women. Read an excerpt here.
climate change
Jul 14 2016
Inuit Elders from across the Canadian Arctic share their observations on vegetation changes, thawing permafrost, changing wildlife patterns, and other transformations.
media
Jul 7 2016
The news media landscape is changing. Rapidly. As digital media brings much good to the citizens how are the political elites using it to control the message?

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Current rabble poll

Is a carbon tax the best way to reduce emissions and fight climate change?

Carbon tax. It is an "essential element" to fight climate change, Justin Trudeau said yesterday.

Stéphane Dion jokes aside, the question remains: Is a carbon tax the best way to reduce emissions and fight climate change?

The Council of the Federation meeting this week has carbon pricing on the agenda and there have been disagreements about the best way to move forward and if a national carbon tax will be fair and effective.

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