Blog October 13
Greta Thunberg
David J. Climenhaga | At this is written, while there was lots of excited chatter on social media, no one in Alberta seems to know when or where Thunberg will arrive.
Blog October 13
A natural gas well in Louisiana
Linda Leon | Of all of the political parties running in this election, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) were the first to release their election platform.
Blog October 12
Alberta Labour Minister Jason Copping
David J. Climenhaga | It's unclear whether the client in these circumstances would be the union member on the line or the Government of Alberta.
News October 12
Image: Screenshot/Justin Trudeau/Twitter
Karl Nerenberg | Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau came into his own, gamely defending himself on one of the most dubious parts of his time as prime minister: the SNC-Lavalin affair.
News October 12
Maxime Bernier. Image: Maxime Bernier/Twitter
Alex Cosh | The campaign period has been marked by a dwindling of civility and pitting communities against one another through vilification and marginalization, says hate crime expert Barbara Perry.
Blog October 11
Image: Ficamazonia/Facebook
Brent Patterson | Indigenous communities in Colombia want to protect the Amazon rainforest from fracking.
Blog October 11
Image: Pxhere
rabble staff | rabble is currently hiring for an Opinions Editor. The deadline for applications is November 1. Read on for more details.
Columnists October 11
Climate strike in London, April 2019. Image: Socialist Appeal/Flickr
Ole Hendrickson | A collective effort to tackle waste reduction and create a "circular economy" is urgently needed -- a flourishing, diverse, job-rich economy based on repair, recycling and reuse.
Blog October 11
People on the streets of Tokyo. Image: Jason Ortego/Unsplash
Philip Lee | As facial recognition becomes more and more common, there are also growing concerns about the gender and racial bias embedded in many systems.
Columnists October 11
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends question period in Ottawa. Image: Adam Scotti/PMO
Rick Salutin | This column is about the Liberal party. I'm afraid it will contain more questions than answers. At the least, the questions will be better than the answers.
Blog October 11
Alberta Energy Minister and Canadian Energy Centre Ltd. Director Sonya Savage, at left. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | Structuring Alberta's "energy war room" as a private corporation to avoid FOIP requests sounds like a shady dodge; Kenney government says "foreign-funded special interests" made them do it.
Podcast October 11
Image: Michael Ungar. Used with permission.
Face2Face | "Change Your World" explores how the self-help industry contributes to victim-blaming politics and doesn't do a lot of good in the long run. Author Michael Ungar talks about his new book.