Columnists August 17
Prime Minister Trudeau speaks with media in the Foyer of the House of Commons. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Ole Hendrickson | The Trudeau government has decided to appeal the Ontario Superior Court ruling that would have allowed charities to do their work on behalf of Canadians, free from political harassment.
Blog August 17
AUPE members on strike, in July 1980 in defiance of premier Peter Lougheed’s no-strike legislation (Photo: Alberta Union of Provincial Employees).
David J. Climenhaga | While details are still scarce, this agreement with AUPE seems unlikely to give the opposition very much to get its critics' teeth into.
Blog August 17
A Facebook photo of Bolante Idowu Alo.
Brent Patterson | There are pressing questions that need to be answered about how Bolante Idowu Alo died while being deported from Calgary International Airport.
Podcast August 16
U.S. Marines humping in Afghanistan
Victoria Fenner | Professor Michel Chossudovsky links the 9/11 attacks to more recent wars, theorizing that it's all part of a larger plan. Recorded on June 8, 2018 by Global Research News Hour.
Blog August 16
Human rights campaigners protest against arms sales to Saudi Arabia. Photo: Campaign Against Arms Trade/Flickr
rabble staff | How do we apply pressure to push for changes in the relationship with Saudi Arabia? Here are three progressive comprehensive campaigns that could make a real impact.
Blog August 16
Woman protests for a higher minimum wage. Photo: Fibonacci Blue/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | It's never a good idea to get your economic news from politicians with an axe to grind. Even so, some politicians are more likely to tell you the truth than others.
Podcast August 16
Bob Joseph and David Peck talk about his new book 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act, identity, culture and potlatches, Canadian soul searching and why we’re not a melting pot.
Face2Face | Bob Joseph and David Peck talk about the Indian Act, identity, culture and potlatches, Canadian soul searching and why we’re not a melting pot.
Blog August 15
Yves Engler | The Trudeau government has largely maintained the Conservative government's pro-Saudi policies and support for Riyadh's belligerence in the region.
RabbleTV August 15
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Humberto DaSilva | Three sonnets for the new premier of Ontario by the bard Not Rex. Watch as rabble's bard-in-residence muses on The Six.
Blog August 14
David Suzuki | The choices we make over the next decade will determine our future. We've already locked into substantial warming and are seeing the consequences, but it's not yet too late to change course.
Blog August 14
Model of Earth's temperature in 2014. Photo: Stuart Rankin/Flickr
Lizanne Foster | What role do teachers have in the necessary transition away from our fossil-fuel dependent economy?
Blog August 14
Image: By Raysonho @ Open Grid Scheduler / Grid Engine - Own work, CC0
Penney Kome | Did you ever get the feeling the world is going to hell in a handbasket? Statistics show depression rates are rising globally. At least, more and more people are taking prescription antidepressants.