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Jul 22 2014 | by Michael Stewart | The Sacred Circle Society will erect a "Survivors' Totem Pole" in an as-yet unannounced site somewhere in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to celebrate the many victims of Canada's colonial violence.
Peter Goldring
Jul 22 2014 | by David J. Climenhaga | Whenever you think it's safe to start ridiculing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford again, Peter Goldring opens his mouth.
Photo: ttcopley/flickr
Jul 21 2014 | by Philippe Hurteau | Each year, Canada Day coincides with Moving Day in Quebec. Still too often, when leases expire families end up on the street, unable to find adequate and affordable housing.
Image: Facebook/Amir Schiby
Jul 21 2014 | by Nora Loreto | The colonial histories of both Canada and Israel are remarkably similar.
Jul 21 2014 | by Jesse McLaren | Last month saw the release of two important artistic projects that visualize reproductive choice: the American movie Obvious Child, and the Canadian book One Kind Word.
Image: flickr/rabbleca -- Graeme Bacque
Jul 21 2014 | by Gerry Caplan | Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish first came to the world's attention in 2008 for the worst imaginable reason. During Israel's assault on Gaza, his three daughters were killed from an Israeli rocket attack.
Jul 21 2014 | by Robert Parry | The avalanche of blame and speculation of what happened to bring down Flight MH17 is compromising getting at the truth and creating a highly dangerous and unstable situation in eastern Europe.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/126226385@N06/with/14642769551/
Jul 21 2014 | by Ehab Lotayef | A poem by Gaza's Ark Steering Committee member, Montreal poet, Ehab Lotayef
Jul 21 2014 | by Pierre Beaudet | NCS and Canadian Dimension, with a host of people’s movements across the land, are organizing a wide platform of discussions that will occur during the People’s Social Forum.
Jason Kenney
Jul 21 2014 | by David J. Climenhaga | It is no coincidence that in almost every case the groups calling for more TFWs turn out also to have a long history of anti-union advocacy.
Jul 21 2014 | by Kelsey Mech | I've always known these projects are on the traditional territories of Indigenous communities, but there is something about actually witnessing the massive implications that makes it much more real.
Mike Duffy
Jul 21 2014 | by Geoffrey Stevens | Young Mike Duffy used shrewd instincts and hard work to climb the ladder. Then he overreached, just as the RCMP are overreaching with 31 criminal charges.
Image: Flickr/connect2canada
Jul 21 2014 | by Susan Wright | Licia Corbella wrote in the Calgary Herald last week that Jim Prentice closely resembled popular former Alberta Premier Peter Lougheed. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Photo by krystalline kraus
Jul 21 2014 | by Krystalline Kraus | Hello Canada, I want to take encourage everyone to at least get out to one Pow Wow this year.
The remains of Gaza's Ark beside an undamaged boat.
Jul 21 2014 | by Ehab Lotayef | On Friday, July 11 Gaza's Ark eceived a direct hit by a shell fired from an Israeli navel vessel which badly damaged the boat and started a fire on board. The boat was completely destroyed.
Jul 21 2014 | by Pierre Beaudet | Il se pose donc de nouvelles conditions pour défaire le divide and rule. L’occasion du Forum social des peuples survient à point. Pour avancer, il faudra du courage.
Jul 21 2014 | by J. Baglow | Harper's latest attack on dissent is being managed through a proxy -- the CRA. At an accelerating pace, dissent from the official government line is being stamped out in Canada.
Photo: ariwriter/flickr
Jul 21 2014 | by Marc Lee | As we look down the road towards an LNG industry that threatens to completely blow B.C.'s GHG targets, be wary of claims that offsets will absolve our carbon sins.
Thomas Lukaszuk
Jul 20 2014 | by David J. Climenhaga | PC party strategists are taking no chances with the leadership-selection process that could wound their leader at later on. This is bad news for candidate Thomas Lukaszuk.
Jul 20 2014 | by Holly Adams | Theatre education is critical to the development of happier, healthy, successful students. Here's why.
Jul 19 2014 | by rabble staff | Our summer supporter drive was our most successful to date, as we blast past our goal of 300 new monthly supporters!
Jul 19 2014 | by David Christopher | Canadians are having their lives destroyed because of this government's failure to respect their privacy.
Jul 19 2014 | by John Bonnar | On Saturday, Yonge Street was closed off to traffic between Gould and Queen Streets for the annual Live Green Toronto Festival.
Jul 19 2014 | by Alexandre Boulerice | There is only one solution to achieve peace for both Palestinians and Israelis: putting an end to the occupation of the West Bank and the siege of Gaza and to negotiate in good faith.
Jul 19 2014 | by Roger Annis | The search for truth in how Flight MH17 came down is out the window as pro-autonomy forces in eastern Ukraine or Russia are blamed and bombs fall on the summarily convicted.
Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-17
Jul 18 2014 | by Christopher Majka | Intercepted cell phone calls between Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine establish that the Donetsk People's Army shot down the aircraft in the mistaken belief it was a Ukrainian military transport.
Jul 18 2014 | by Kayle Hatt | New data from Statistics Canada's Labour Force Survey released Friday shows that students are struggling to find summer jobs for the sixth year in a row.
Image: Twitter/trishkellyc
Jul 18 2014 | by Michael Stewart | Yesterday, the vast majority of Vancouverites had never heard of Vision Parks Board candidate Trish Kelly. Boy, did that change yesterday.
Mike Duffy
Jul 18 2014 | by David J. Climenhaga | In the court of public opinion, it behooves Canadians to consider the matter of the PMO-Senate Expenses Scandal much more quickly than the wheels of justice can be expected to grind.
Photo: BC Gov Photos/flickr
Jul 18 2014 | by Marvin Shaffer | The issue is not whether the promise of a debt-free B.C. will be achieved. The issue is whether it was ever a reasonable policy objective in the first place.