Blog September 24
Premier John Horgan Premier John Horgan announces a new elementary school and three school expansions in Coquitlam, B.C. in March 2019. Image: Province of B.C./Flickr
Lizanne Foster | The NDP's plan does not have public school students in mind.
Blog September 23
Global climate Strike in London in March 2019. Image: Garry Knight/Flickr
Brent Patterson | Environment minister's pat on the head means the climate strike must continue to escalate its tactics to disrupt business as usual.
News September 23
Image: Unifor
Zaid Noorsumar | Read what happened last week in the Canadian labour movement in rabble's roundup for September 23, 2019.
Blog September 21
Image: Petter Lagson/Unsplash
Philip Lee | The vast majority of Canadians have expressed concern about the protection of privacy, particularly around how online personal information is used.
News September 20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Image: Justin Trudeau/Twitter/Screenshot
Philip S. S. Howard | Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologized for wearing blackface when he was a teacher and a student. Individualizing blackface incidents overlooks the larger problem of anti-Black racism.
Columnists September 20
Graeme Gibson. Image: veesees/Flickr
Rick Salutin | A friend of many decades, and founder of organizations for Canadian writers and artists, writer Graeme Gibson, died Wednesday at the age of 85.
Blog September 20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, on the campaign trail in 2015. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | So what will Canadians decide about Justin Trudeau's blackface scandal? Nobody really knows at this instant.
Podcast September 20
Greenland ice sheet. Image: Wikipedia/Christine Zenino
Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour Canada Report: Unions support young people in their global climate strikes because it will be their world that suffers.
Podcast September 20
Image Copyright: Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Studio Hamburg and Gabriel Polsky. Used with permission.
Face2Face | Steven Warshaw and Gabe Polsky talk to Face2Face host David Peck talk about their new film "Red Penguins," hockey, nationalism, the Cold War, optimism and hope, and capitalism run amok.
Blog September 20
rabble staff | We strike because anything less than all out system change means jeopardizing the future of our planet.
News September 19
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at the 2019 CBTU Legislative Conference. Image: Adam Scotti/PMO
Karl Nerenberg | Long before 2001, most of us knew that imitating other cultures or ethnicities was not acceptable. Why didn't the young Justin Trudeau not know as much many years later?
Columnists September 19
San Francisco Youth Climate Strike - March 15, 2019. Image: Intothewoods7/Wikimedia Commons
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Climate activist Greta Thunberg has sparked a global movement with her "school strike for the climate." The final two Fridays of this month are expected to be some of the largest global protests ever.