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Temporary foreign worker policy lets low-wage firms have their cake and eat it too | Apr 23 2014 | David Green | The current policy allows firms to operate low wage and benefit workplaces without worrying about turnover costs, which provides a clear incentive to adopt a bad jobs model.
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Canada's political police? | Apr 23 2014 | J Baglow | The RCMP has a bit of a history of being partial to Stephen Harper's government. Is its refusal to charge Harper's Chief of Staff Nigel Wright an indication of more of the same?
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Why the New York Times 'richest middle class' title may not be all good news | Apr 23 2014 | Kayle Hatt | This week the New York Times published a study on U.S. income inequality and the middle class which reported that America's middle class is no longer the 'world's richest' -- Canada's middle class is.
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Grain, trains and autocrats: Farmers pay the price of dismantling the Wheat Board | Apr 23 2014 | Dean Harder | There is a direct correlation between the loss of the farmer-elected Canadian Wheat Board and the current rail transportation boondoggle which will cost Prairie farmers over $5 billion in sales.
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Our 2013 annual report is out | Apr 23 2014 | rabble staff | Every year rabble.ca goes big with its annual report.
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Waiting to ambush PC leadership candidate Ken Hughes: Ghosts of health-care disasters past and present | Apr 22 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Whether the government wants it or not, health care and the catastrophic role of Alberta Health Services is going to be an issue in the next election -- bad news for leadership candidate Ken Hughes.
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Evan Greer and Anne Feeney bring radical tunes to B.C. | Apr 22 2014 | Tania Ehret | Evan Greer and Anne Feeney travel through Cascadia to sing energetic songs of protest. Come out to the Heartwood Community Cafe this Saturday afternoon, April 26, for their matinee show!
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Only with political will can we avoid the worst of climate change | Apr 22 2014 | David Suzuki | The latest chapter of the IPCC Fifth Assessment says there's still time to avoid the worst impacts of climate change. The good news is that there are many benefits to taking action.
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Capitalism, veganism and the animal industrial complex | Apr 21 2014 | Lauren Corman | The animal industrial complex offers a tradeoff between more affordable and widely available meat and dairy products and the welfare of animals whose existences necessarily become more invisible.
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Irving behind the push for the Energy East pipeline | Apr 21 2014 | Brent Patterson | The 4,400-kilometre pipeline would transport 1.1 million barrels per day from northern Alberta to New Brunswick and markets beyond.
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Revolution 101: Steve D'Arcy on militant protest | Apr 21 2014 | Meg Borthwick | Author and activist Steve D'Arcy explains how social movements can use militant protest to strengthen democracy.
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Women's work and the systemic reasons behind the gender pay gap | Apr 21 2014 | Angella MacEwen | Aside from outright discrimination, occupational segregation and unpaid care demands contribute significantly to women's lower wages.
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Trudeau's rise jeopardizes Harper's tenure | Apr 21 2014 | Geoffrey Stevens | Trudeau's popularity has lasted long beyond the honeymoon phase, because he has has established himself as a serious politician and a genuinely likeably person -- unlike Stephen Harper.
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April 22 – Smudge for Mother Earth | Apr 21 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | On Tuesday April 22 at 12:00 pm whenever that occurs where you live is the date and time for the worldwide smudge for Mother Earth.
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Recipe: Cheap vegan chana masala | Apr 20 2014 | Christina Turner | Finish the vegan challenge with some cheap and easy home cooking!
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Making animal rights go viral | Apr 20 2014 | Gabriel Nicolau | How one Toronto artist got his song against the commercial fur industry to go viral.
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7th Generation Walk for Mother Earth - 11th annual event | Apr 19 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | The annual, alternative Earth Day event, founded by Indigenous women and allies to support Indigenous community led campaigns to protect the earth for future generations.
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Harper’s wife; suffer the little kittens | Apr 19 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | That night, 21 year old activist, Hailey King, heckled her about her concern for cats but little concern, emotion or accountability shown for the over 800 cases of murdered and missing Indigenous wome
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Bearing witness in the save movement | Apr 19 2014 | Vanessa Sarges | The Save Movement emphasizes the teachings of Gandhi and Leo Tolstoy as a foundation and strive to create a peaceful, inclusive community.
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Recipe ideas during your vegan challenge | Apr 19 2014 | Tania Ehret | A few vegan recipe suggestions to employ during the challenge.