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Photo of Bassem Youssef by Hossam el-Hamalawy/flickr
Arts & Culture | Politics in Canada | World | Art brings insight into war that's missing in politics | Mar 27 2015 | Rick Salutin | Why does culture handle war so much better than politics? It's not just that art tells the truth and politics lies. Culture is where you let yourself hear the truth but only within limits.
Photo: Flickr/undergroundbastard
Civil Liberties Watch | Labour | Politics in Canada | Migrants in the Maritimes: How to survive in a remittance economy | Mar 27 2015 | Josie Baker, Katie Mazer | As Maritimers have been forced westward in search of livable incomes and year-round work, temporary foreign workers have come to form the economic linchpin in many rural communities.
Alberta Finance Minister Robin Campbell
Politics in Canada | Bold and transformative it's not, but budget may still resuscitate Alberta Tory dynasty | Mar 27 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | The budget chickens will eventually come home to roost, but if Alberta voters are inattentive, the clucking won't be audible until after the election.
Image: Lance Page / t r u t h o u t; Adapted: jamesomalley, The U.S. Army, Eddi
Afghanistan | US Politics | World | We need to take responsibility for the true cost of war | Mar 26 2015 | Amy Goodman | A new report asserts that up to 1.3 million people have been killed in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan in the first 10 years of the so-called war on terror.
Photo: mtsrs/flickr
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | RCMP stop another suspected terrorist... without C-51 | Mar 26 2015 | Stuart Trew | The Charlottetown Guardian reports the RCMP has arrested Prince Edward Island man they suspect might carry out a terrorist offence. It's somewhat awkward for the government.
Arts & Culture | Sex, drugs and pyromania: 'The Green Hotel' exposes Toronto's underbelly | Mar 26 2015 | Lauren Scott | Jesse Gilmour explores the father-son relationship in the most extreme of terms. What will a father do for a son, and what will a son ask of a father?
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Write to your MP about Bill C-51 | Mar 26 2015 | This great tool makes it easy
Photo: flickr/OFL Communications Department
Education | Labour | Could U of T implement unilateral changes to course evaluations without consent? | Mar 26 2015 | Cristina D'Amico | Make no mistake: academic continuity can guarantee completion of the school year only by robbing students of meaningful learning experiences.
Image: Proposed Squamish LNG Plant on the Howe Sound's western shore. Image borr
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Why the Woodfibre LNG terminal in B.C. must be stopped | Mar 26 2015 | Emma Lui | On Monday, the Council of Canadians made a submission to the B.C. Environment Assessment Office calling on the B.C. government to reject the Woodfibre LNG project.
Feminism | Judy Rebick on gender politics | Mar 26 2015 | David Swanson | Former CBC host and founder of rabble.ca speaks with David Swanson about feminism in the age of Occupy, the evolution of gender rights and the importance of International Women's Day.
Indigenous Rights | Watch: Raising awareness for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in Canada | Mar 26 2015 | Angel O | We need to push for an inquiry to bring awareness for our Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women in Canada.
Image: People's Social Forum
Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Labour leader speaks out on Bill C-51 in Parliament | Mar 26 2015 | Ella Bedard | Far reaching anti-terrorist Bill C-51 could be used to muzzle labour and other activist groups, says CLC President Hassan Yussuff to parliamentary committee
Jim Prentice
Politics in Canada | Jim Prentice's tepid pre-budget message undermined premier's case for an early election, but so what? | Mar 26 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | To most Albertans, Jim Prentice’s record is more important than his rhetoric! And that, of course, is precisely why they’re not likely to get the chance to judge the premier on his record.
Politics in Canada | Words to win: George Lakoff frames progressive values and language to win the federal election | Mar 26 2015 | rabble staff | rabble.ca and our partners Canadian Dimension Magazine are excited to announce what will be a landmark event toward a progressive victory in the 2015 federal election.
Civil Liberties Watch | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | As support for C-51 slides, Conservative MP floats oversight fix | Mar 25 2015 | Stuart Trew | The government has stacked the public safety committee's schedule this week, hoping to get through all remaining witnesses and approve Bill C-51 before Easter. Meetings resumed Monday night.