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opinion
Jul 18 2014 | by Adam Riggio | When we think of political concepts as plots on a grid, we all lose. To truly understand someone's politics, more precise questions about their actual political and moral principles need to be asked.
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briefly
Jul 18 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb | WOMEN. All we're doing is getting abortion clinics funded, being awesome at basketball, becoming superheroes and stopping antiquated sex-ed. We're a fearsome bunch.
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rabble news
Jul 18 2014 | by Meg Borthwick | This year's CLC convention saw women play a pivotal role in determining the outcome of the convention. Here, several women labour union leaders weigh in on the transformative experience.
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analysis
Jul 18 2014 | by Waleed Ahmed | The Israel media machine may have you believe it is justified in its attack on Gaza and has the right to defend itself. But why are rockets being fired into Israel in the first place?
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rabble news
Jul 17 2014 | by Meagan Perry |, | by Miriam Katawazi | Agreements to waive registration fees may ease access to non-emergency care for uninsured patients and refugees, but some hospitals won't sign on.
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analysis
Jul 16 2014 | by Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East | The media depiction of the events occurring in Israel and Palestine are lopsided. So, here are a few points to provide better context and more balanced information about the conflict.
rabble series
Jul 15 2014 | by Jesse Cullen |, | by Tiffany Balducci | In one of the birthplaces of the Canadian labour movement, We Are Oshawa is reconnecting with its namesake's deep social unionist roots.
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briefly
Jul 15 2014 | by Free Grassy | Need more information about Grassy Narrows' Supreme Court case? Read these five quick facts and pass them along.
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opinion
Jul 15 2014 | by Michael Geist | Some may still disagree with the policy rationale or the privacy balance struck by CASL. However, what should be obvious to all is that the law is about far more than just harmful spam.
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rabble news
Jul 14 2014 | by Christina Gray | The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled on Grassy Narrows, but the fight is not over yet.
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rabble news
Jul 14 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | This weekend, protests were held across Canada to demand a stop to Israel's bombing campaign on Gaza.
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opinion
Jul 14 2014 | by Michael Geist | Michael Geist comes to the defence of Canada's new anti-spam legislation. He argues in part one of this feature that spam is still a problem, and the new law will help.
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briefly
Jul 14 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | Protesters are blocking workers from the construction site where Enbridge must complete the necessary work before the reversed Line 9 can go into operation.
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analysis
Jul 11 2014 | by various | Bill C-36 disregards sex workers' lived experiences, the Bedford decision and social science evidence and will create more harm. This is how each diverse group will be affected.
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rabble interview
Jul 11 2014 | by Steffanie Pinch | A lot has changed since 2011. Natalee Brouse attended the first SlutWalk and has been official organizer since 2012. rabble.ca's Steff Pinch spoke with her about how the SlutWalk has changed.
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briefly
Jul 11 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb | Guess what? rabble loves you. A lot. Ask you to prom, hold a boombox above our head, kiss you on the pitcher's mound, kind of love. So here's a lovely Feel Good Friday.
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rabble news
Jul 11 2014 | by Mike Palecek | Secret documents show that, despite Harper's denials, the Conservative government's postal cuts are just much preparation for privatizing the postal service.
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rabble news
Jul 10 2014 | by Jeannine M. Pitas | Palisades Media Arts Academy was a resource for youth in Toronto's Jane and Finch community. Then funding ran out. Now youth in the community are raising money to reopen the centre.
analysis
Jul 10 2014 | by Kathleen Copps | While we celebrate the latest court victory for Omar Khadr, we need to continue to push for the lawful response of his immediate release from jail. Especially as the government threatens to appeal.
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politics
Jul 9 2014 | by Mark Dance |, | by Stephen Middleton | A lot of people don't vote. Do they have a point? Is the problem low voter turnout or is low turnout a symptom of a flawed system?
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rabble news
Jul 9 2014 | by various | There is a growing demand that Canada genuinely and fully support the search for a diplomatic solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict.
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arts/media
Jul 9 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | Preempting Dissent is the M.O. of law enforcement in the post-9-11 age. It's also the topic of a documentary premiering tonight in Toronto. Greg Elmer talks about why he made Preempting Dissent.
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rabble news
Jul 8 2014 | by Adam Kingsmith | Thousands of people feel the fight for net neutrality is an essential struggle. However, it is obscuring the fundamental reality that the Internet hasn't been 'neutral' for years.
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rabble interview
Jul 8 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | Rehab Nazzal's exhibit 'Invisible' focused on human rights violations in occupied Palestine. The exhibit faced opposition while on display. In this interview Nazzal reflects on the experience.
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rabble news
Jul 7 2014 | by Christina Gray | The Tsilhqot'in decision is going to change the way the courts look at Crown lands and Land Claims. In this article Christina Gray sets out what we can expect and why.
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opinion
Jul 7 2014 | by Michael Geist | While other trade agreements occupy a prominent place in the government's accomplishment list, the Trans-Pacific Partnership remains largely hidden from view. Why?
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briefly
Jul 4 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | The Federal Court has given the government four months to change cuts to health care coverage for refugees or that the cuts may be struck down.
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briefly
Jul 4 2014 | by Kaitlin McNabb |, | by Meagan Perry | Ready to get your laugh on? WELL GOOD. Because it is Feel Good Friday, and we've got all the positive news and funny things you can handle.
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in their own words
Jul 4 2014 | by Eriel Deranger |, | by Melina Laboucan-Massimo | People from across Alberta, Canada and the world took part in the final tar sands healing walk this June. Five years after the first walk, two organizers reflect on what the action has accomplished.
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rabble news
Jul 4 2014 | by Miriam Katawazi | A group of men is suing a Canadian mining company, Tahoe Resources Inc., over injuries they received while protesting at a silver mine in Guatemala.