issues

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on rabble.ca

Photo: North Point Douglas Women's Centre
Anti-Racism | Elections | Feminism | Grassroots women's mayoral forum sheds light on key issues in Winnipeg | Oct 22 2014 | Mareike Brunelli | On October 8, over 60 women gathered at the Circle of Life Thunderbird House on Treaty One territory to share their views on municipal issues and address mayoral candidates.
Photo: Scott Barron/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Demonizing those Canada calls 'radicalized' | Oct 22 2014 | Matthew Behrens | Like moral panics that have framed particular groups as the new internal enemy, youth both idealist and alienated now fit the focus of terror suspect, especially if they are Muslim and plan to travel.
Anti-Racism | Elections | Politics in Canada | An open letter from the margins to the Toronto mayoral candidates | Oct 21 2014 | Jason Samilski | Can any major Toronto mayoral candidate directly address this larger issue: what role does politics play in changing conditions for people who are historically marginalized and disenfranchised?
Photo: flickr/Jeff Nelson
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Live-in caregivers fight against proposals to remove their right to permanent residency | Oct 21 2014 | Ethel Tungohan | The Harper government's proposed changes to the Live-in Caregiver Program as unsurprisingly not great. Why does the government refuse to give landed status to live-in caregivers?
Photo: RicLaf/flickr
Arts & Culture | The Halifax Mooseheads should have known better | Oct 21 2014 | Stephen Kimber | Now that the story about the misconduct of a hockey player is out, the Halifax Moosehead are belatedly dealing openly with the professional and personal fallout. But it shouldn't have come to that.
Arts & Culture | Safia Elhillo: Finding 'Home' Around the World | Oct 21 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | The transnational spoken word artist discusses migration, Egypt and the Arab Spring, language borrowing, the myth of the tortured artist and the Wu-Tang Clan.
Arts & Culture | Politics in Canada | "Chow to Ford": Amai Kuda n' Y Josephine release music video in support of Olivia Chow | Oct 21 2014 | rabble staff | Toronto musicians Amai Kuda and Y Josephine just released a music video in support of Olivia Chow.
Civil Liberties Watch | Watch Glenn Greenwald LIVE from Ottawa on Saturday, October 25 | Oct 21 2014 | rabble staff | Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Glenn Greenwald will be speaking in Ottawa on Saturday, and rabble.ca will be video livestreaming the event.
Photo: Susan Taylor
Economy | Labour | Political Action | Victory for Workers United local 2641 in Guelph | Oct 21 2014 | Ella Bedard | Workers United members fight two-tiered contracts and win!
Image: Flickr/Gisella Klein
Education | 'Fair Employment Week' highlights higher education's dirty little secret | Oct 21 2014 | Robin Vose | Fair Employment Week, celebrated every October, reminds us that all academic work must be fairly supported, validated and remunerated.
Photo: Andrew Bates/flickr
Elections | Politics in Canada | Your vote: It's what the Harper Conservatives fear the most | Oct 21 2014 | Duncan Cameron | For Stephen Harper to lose power in the next election, either the Conservative voter base must decline, or more people need to turn up and vote.
Photo: Eric B./flickr
Environment | Politics in Canada | The dangerous equations of the price of oil | Oct 21 2014 | Brent Patterson | It's not just about shortfalls in revenue. Falling oil prices may also have a major impact on tar sands expansion, pipeline development, and even shipping bitumen on the St. Lawrence River.
Environment | Clean-tech is good for the economy and environment | Oct 21 2014 | David Suzuki | Clean technology is the fastest-growing industry in Canada, and it could get a lot bigger. So why is so much focus put on supporting resource extraction?
Feminism | Indigenous Rights | Unstated paternity still excluding Indigenous women from 'Indian' status | Oct 21 2014 | Pamela Palmater | For 20 years, Lynn Gehl, who shares five generations of Algonquin heritage, has been denied Indian status in Canada because of unstated paternity. Yesterday, she got her day in court.
Feminism | Northern Ireland bans buying sex | Oct 21 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Late last night, members of the Stormont assembly voted in favour of a bill that would outlaw the purchase of sex in Northern Ireland.