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Apr 1 2015 | by Meghan Butt | The underlying tone of the conference was invigorating, as I thought about the community of women and men from around the world united together for a common purpose of increasing the status of women
Mar 30 2015 | by Tracey Lindberg | To those who know the legacy of violence against Indigenous women, the appalling case of Cindy Gladue does not create confusion.
Mar 30 2015 | by Krystalline Kraus | Last week an all white and almost all male jury decided to acquit her killer,
Brian Jean
Mar 30 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | The new leader of Alberta's Wildrose Party is a man of mystery. We don't even know if he's tall or short, let alone what he really stands for.
Photo by Sam Beebe via Flickr
Mar 30 2015 | by Eva Prkachin | We're flipping the script on a secret police Bill the government is recklessly forcing through Parliament. Lend us your words.
Jamie Lall
Mar 30 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | With three horses missing, the door of the PC barn was slammed shut Sunday morning. Will that make members behave themselves, or will it make their rebellion worse?
Photo: mtsrs/flickr
Mar 30 2015 | by Stuart Trew | Like university students cramming for an exam, Thursday night the parliamentary public security committee finished the last of nine hearings into the government's anti-terrorism bill.
Jim Prentice & Danielle Smith
Mar 29 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | Unlike former premier Alison Redford, who tried recently to make the claim, former Opposition leader Danielle Smith truly had become the most polarizing figure in Alberta politics.
Mar 29 2015 | by Tania Ehret | On Wednesday, March 25, women and allies gathered to speak with #fiercevoices at Heartwood Community Cafe.
Mar 29 2015 | by Christine Schaefer |, | by Linda Evans-Dyer | ...We were truly honoured to participate for our first time as members of VOW in the UN study group to the Commission on the Status of Women: Beijing +20 Platform in New York City
Mar 28 2015 | by John Bonnar | Friday’s historic march from Glendon College of York University to Queen’s Park was organized entirely by the rank and file members of CUPE Locals 3902 and 3903.
Mar 28 2015 | by Cathy Crowe | Spring brings the promise of warmth, life and renewal but evidence indicates conditions for people who are homeless this spring are dire.
Alberta Finance Minister Robin Campbell
Mar 27 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | The budget chickens will eventually come home to roost, but if Alberta voters are inattentive, the clucking won't be audible until after the election.
Mar 27 2015 | by Krystalline Kraus | Lubicon First Nation community members are still awaiting answers regarding the short- and long-term impacts of a 2.7 million litre oil and gas condensate spill.
Photo: flickr/Rick
Mar 27 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | The NDP's Tom Mulcair has just promised to eliminate the tax break on stock options. That is a CCPA proposal in its Alternate Federal Budget (AFB). There is much more in the AFB.
Mar 27 2015 | by Michael Butler | March 31st, 2015, marks the one year anniversary of the expiry of the Health Accord.
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Mar 27 2015 | by Datejie Green | Ali Mustafa died a year ago this month. He had devoted his life to documenting the lives where few Western and English-language broadcasters bothered to venture.
Mar 27 2015 | by Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians Game-Changers campaign was at Ryerson University in Toronto earlier this week, with Youth Vote campaigner Brigette DePape.
Mar 27 2015 | by Gerry Caplan | Looking at Canada's expanded war in Iraq, what are the lessons of past Western interventions? Indisputably, Gerry Caplan argues, this war will be a disaster.
Mar 27 2015 | by Tara Ehrcke | With newly introduced Bill 11, the B.C. government takes control of teacher professional development, further undermining the profession itself and the autonomy of teachers.
Anglican mission school, La Ronge, Sask. LAC photo
Mar 27 2015 | by Dennis Gruending | The Truth and Reconciliation Commission into Indian residential schools will report on June 2, 2015. The ecumenical organization KAIROS is planning supportive events to look at the way ahead.
Jim Prentice
Mar 26 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | To most Albertans, Jim Prentice’s record is more important than his rhetoric! And that, of course, is precisely why they’re not likely to get the chance to judge the premier on his record.
Image: Proposed Squamish LNG Plant on the Howe Sound's western shore. Image borr
Mar 26 2015 | by Emma Lui | On Monday, the Council of Canadians made a submission to the B.C. Environment Assessment Office calling on the B.C. government to reject the Woodfibre LNG project.
Photo: mtsrs/flickr
Mar 26 2015 | by Stuart Trew | The Charlottetown Guardian reports the RCMP has arrested a Prince Edward Island man they suspect might carry out a terrorist offence. It's somewhat awkward for the government.
Mar 26 2015 | by rabble staff | rabble.ca and our partners Canadian Dimension Magazine are excited to announce what will be a landmark event toward a progressive victory in the 2015 federal election.
Mar 25 2015 | by Scott Vrooman | Trudeau's Liberals support C-51, investor rights agreements, the expansion of the oil industry and ignoring the crimes of our allies. Does the word "liberal" really describe them anymore?
Photo: DFATD | MAECD/flickr
Mar 25 2015 | by Stephen Kimber | Instead of adding our inevitably inconsequential military might to an unwinnable conflict, Canada could make a real contribution in more constructive, non-militaristic ways.
Mar 25 2015 | by Nora Loreto | Nora Loreto's personal account of witnessing the mass arrest of 100 students simply for protesting in Quebec City yesterday.
Image: CUPE
Mar 25 2015 | by Raluca Bejan | The University of Toronto claims the deal rejected by striking CUPE 3902 workers was "generous" -- but TAs are seeing this fight as a chance to shed light on the precarities of academic labour.
Mar 25 2015 | by Roger Annis | Police in Quebec City and Montreal attacked student protests on the evening of March 24. In Quebec City, 274 were arrested!74 people! See news of that further below.