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The issues and progressive organizations that are making a difference in this election | Oct 9 2015 | Judy Rebick | October 19 is almost here. With just days remaining before this vitally important vote, I want you to know that is working hard to amplify progressive voices in this election.
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Six reasons the Greens are Canada's most progressive party | Oct 9 2015 | David Taub Bancroft | If the NDP and the Liberals truly want to defang the Greens, they could start by adopting their policies.
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When it comes to xenophobia, history always repeats itself | Oct 9 2015 | J. Baglow | In the blink of an eye, a sense of belonging, a sense of safety and peace and genuine community, can be wiped out. It's an old movie, one we've seen many times before.
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Independent MP Brent Rathgeber gives former Tory insider's take on the sins of Harper PMO | Oct 9 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Conservative Michael Cooper again refuses to answer questions in local forum about his views on reproductive rights.
Oct 8 2015
Canada has an international reputation for justice and environmental protection. But do we really deserve it, especially after nine years under the Harper government? Nope!
Oct 1 2015
Yves Engler's new book "Canada in Africa" exposes the Canadian government's complicity, and exploitation of, Canadian mines in Africa.
Sep 24 2015
Dene author Richard Van Camp's latest short story collection "Night Moves" finds us back in Fort Simmer with some friendly faces, but wholly new and haunting experiences.

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What is the worst thing about the Trans-Pacific Partnership?

On Oct. 5, the nations participating in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations came to an agreement.

The TPP has been very controversial because of its potential negative economic impacts on several Canadian industries, most notably the auto sector and dairy farming.

What do you think is the worst thing about the TPP?

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