in their own words
Dec 5 2014 | by various | rabble asked a range of women to reflect on the 25th anniversary of the December 6 shootings.
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Dec 5 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb | Fact: The best form of punctuation is using an exclamation mark after every sentence. It's Feel Good Friday!
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rabble news
Dec 5 2014 | by Tracy Glynn | Is New Brunswick stuck in the 1980s when it come to reproductive rights? According to protestors outside the legislature on Dec. 3, yes.
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Dec 5 2014 | by Ella Bedard | Sex workers and their allies from the feminist and labour movements have taken to social media today to decry the implementation of Bill C-36 on the December 6.
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rabble news
Dec 4 2014 | by Ella Bedard | Domestic violence is a workplace issue. Labour, government and employers are going to meet to discuss potential solutions to address domestic violence.
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analysis
Dec 4 2014 | by Nick Fillmore | The CBC is being starved to death by the Harper government. With a federal election less than a year away, Canadians need to know exactly how Mulcair and Trudeau propose to revive and rebuild the CBC.
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rabble series
Dec 4 2014 | by Meg Borthwick | Occupy feminism. On a warm spring day in May of 2012, some 300 people, mostly women, gathered in Washington Square Park, Manhattan, to hold the First Feminist General Assembly.
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analysis
Dec 3 2014 | by Dr. H. Peter Langille | This past year was the fifth consecutive slide backwards in peacefulness. With the costs of war increasing and the extremes of climate change and global divisions, it's time to shift course.
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rabble news
Dec 3 2014 | by Wayne Roberts | Suppose they held a climate action and everybody came. Everyone can participate in climate action every day. Here's how.
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rabble news
Dec 2 2014 | by E.K. Hudson | For the first time, the federal government has come down on an Alberta employer for misusing the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. But who does this ban actually affect?
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analysis
Dec 2 2014 | by Ferrukh Faruqui | With the violence in Ottawa and Quebec, the discussion of youth radicalization has come back into the forefront. What are the root causes and what are the solutions?
rabble news
Dec 1 2014 | by Ethel Tungohan | Immigration Minister Chris Alexander's changes to the Live-In Caregivers Program will harm caregivers. So, several groups have united in opposition to the changes to show a united front.
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rabble news
Dec 1 2014 | by Francella Fiallos | On Saturday November 29, thousands took to the streets in Montreal and Quebec City to protest the provincial government's austerity agenda.
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rabble news
Nov 28 2014 | by Denise Denning | Let's get one thing straight: If Bill C-2 is passed it will only present new barriers to health care for people with addictions.
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rabble news
Nov 28 2014 | by Ella Bedard | The ride-sharing app lowers consumers' costs, but makes it all but impossible for taxi drivers to make a living.
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Nov 28 2014 | by Ella Bedard | B.C. union members have voted Irene Lanzinger as the new B.C. Federation of Labour president.
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rabble news
Nov 28 2014 | by Tracy Glynn | Newly elected Liberal Premier Brian Gallant has announced the removal of certain barriers to abortion in New Brunswick. While this is great news, there is still a lot of work to be done.
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Nov 28 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb | Been a long week for you? Here's a list of things that have been making the rabble staff laugh and feel good this week!
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analysis
Nov 27 2014 | by Rinaldo Walcott | In the wake of Ferguson the insistence that "Black Lives Matter" is the desire to draw attention to the very conditions that seek to make black life an impossible life in North America.
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rabble news
Nov 26 2014 | by Christina Gray | Protests against Kinder Morgan's pipeline continue on Burnaby Mountain. Here are some of the NEB and court decisions that have sparked the resistance, starting in December of 2013.
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rabble series
Nov 26 2014 | by Justin W.C. Kong | From precarious existence to organized resistance: My life as a temp agency worker at Rogers.
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analysis
Nov 26 2014 | by Elene Lam | The criticism of Bill C-36 has been well documented. And, we need to continue to examine its effects especially on racialized and migrant sex workers.
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rabble news
Nov 25 2014 | by Marcelle Kosman | Alberta's underfunding of midwifery services forces the majority of low-risk pregnancies into the hospital system. As a result, maternity care is in crisis province-wide.
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Nov 25 2014 | by Francella Fiallos | Across Canada people are showing solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri. There are vigils and protests decrying police brutality, and racism. Here is a list of protests across the country.
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in their own words
Nov 25 2014 | by Mary Ann Davis | Mary Ann spoke out on twitter about her experience with sexual assault using the hashtag #BeenRapedNeverReported. Here is her story.
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rabble news
Nov 24 2014 | by Liisa Schofield | Tomorrow is the International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women. If you're wondering why you should support feminist action on this issue, here are some good reasons.
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modest proposal
Nov 24 2014 | by Andrea Palframan | From Haida Gwaii to Nelson, Kitsilano to Kitgaatla, B.C.'s creative, tough, and committed culture is coming out in full force to fight Enbridge.
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rabble news
Nov 24 2014 | by Kei Baritugo | Resistance against Kinder Morgan's work on Burnaby Mountain continues today. Weekend protests led to more than 50 arrests. rabble.ca reports.
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rabble news
Nov 21 2014 | by Ella Bedard | Creating a workplace culture to reduce harassment is not easy but some organizations are tackling the problem.
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Nov 21 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb | It's Friday. I'm excited for a weekend full of Harry Potter. But, here's a few things that have been making the rabble staff laugh throughout the week!