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Jul 22 2014 | by Jane Jewell | Gaza's Ark was destroyed by Israel on July 11. Why was Israel so afraid of our little boat, carrying Palestinian embroidery and boxes of dates, a boat that posed no threat to Israeli security.
Jul 22 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.
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: NotLiz/flickr
Jul 22 2014 | by Jordan Maclaren | Canadian university students, welcome to the perils of the Fire Swamp, where it can be incredibly difficult to qualify for the resources you need to go to school.
Photo: flickr/Duckie Monster
Jul 22 2014 | by Rick Goldman | Is the whole economic logic underlying austerity fundamentally flawed? Does the "cure" aggravate the disease? Unfortunately it is and it does.
Photo by krystalline kraus
Jul 22 2014 | by Krystalline Kraus | Hello Canada, I want to take encourage everyone to at least get out to one Pow Wow this year. A quick lesson around the creativity and commitment that is at the heart of making the regalia.
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.
Photo: Wouter Walmink/flickr
Jul 22 2014 | by Stephen Kimber | Last week, the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board laid out the parameters of the first phase of its planned review of Nova Scotia Power's "state of preparedness and response" to hurricane Arthur.
Jul 22 2014 | by Ramsey Hart | Last week the Minister of the Environment, Leona Aglukkaq bent to the desire of B.C. to go it alone on the environmental assessment of another major resource development project.
Jul 22 2014 | by Faculty for Palestine | Faculty for Palestine issues a statement condemning Israeli aggression in the Gaza strip and calling for an academic boycott of Israeli post-secondary institutions.
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.
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.
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.
The remains of Gaza's Ark beside an undamaged boat.
Jul 21 2014 | by Ehab Lotayef | On Friday, July 11 Gaza's Ark received 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.
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.
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.