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Photo: Landscapes of Injustice facebook page
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Researchers reveal City of Vancouver's deeper involvement in forced sale of Japanese Canadian property | Feb 8 2016 | Alyse Kotyk | Upcoming article and research in partnership with Landscapes of Injustice reveals that the City of Vancouver was more involved in the forced sale of Japanese-Canadian property during Second World War.
Photo: Danny Willems
Arts & Culture | Gaza | World | Badke dance brings Palestinian experience to the stage | Feb 8 2016 | June Chua | Badke, a hybrid dance performance based on a traditional Palestinian dance, has its Canadian premiere in Toronto from Feb. 17 to 20 at the Fleck Dance Theatre.
Image: Nice People (2015)
Arts & Culture | Film review: Swedish-built Somalian bandy team shows how sport can challenge and shift prejudice | Feb 8 2016 | Cathryn Atkinson | New documentary captures the story of the Somalian national bandy team, built in Sweden.
Svea Vikander, I don't always meme
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Media Matters | Day 8: Jian Ghomeshi reminded me of having my pants unzipped while trying to renew my birth control | Feb 8 2016 | Svea Vikander | As former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi goes to trial for four counts of sexual assault this month, Canada is forced to confront its attitudes about sex, consent and the validity of victims' stories.
Photo: flickr/ Sarah Deer
Economy | Technology | TPP has already impacted Canadian law (and it's not even ratified yet!) | Feb 8 2016 | Michael Geist | In early TPP drafts, Canada opposed including the IP treaty obligations for much of the neogtiations. However, by the end, Canada caved, confirming that the TPP has already begun changing Canada.
Image: Flickr/Neeta Lind
Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Don't just give equal funds to child welfare for First Nations children. Decolonize it. | Feb 8 2016 | Laura Landertinger | Equal funding within a fundamentally unjust system, cannot lead to justice. If the problem is colonialism, then the answer is decolonization.
Quito Maggi
NDP | Politics in Canada | Poll puts NDP in third place among Albertans -- a plausible result despite a pollster's debatable analysis | Feb 8 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | A poll has identified a significant flow back to the PCs, presumably among centre-right voters, plenty of whom supported Rachel Notley's NDP last May.
Svea Vikander, metro
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Media Matters | Day 7: Jian Ghomeshi reminded me of being rubbed with a penis while I was taking the bus | Feb 7 2016 | Svea Vikander | As former CBC talkshow host Jian Ghomeshi goes to trial for four counts of sexual assault this month, Canada is forced to confront its attitudes about sex, consent, and victims' stories.
Svea Vikander, no torso sculpture allowed
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Media Matters | Day 6: Jian Ghomeshi reminded me of being groped while I put on my shoes | Feb 6 2016 | Svea Vikander | As former CBC talkshow host Jian Ghomeshi goes to trial for four counts of sexual assault this month, Canada is forced to confront its attitudes about sex, consent, and victims' stories.
Feminism | A modern tragedy | Feb 6 2016 | J. Baglow | Some reflections on a sexual assault trial in Toronto.
Feminism | The Guerrilla Feminist Collective vs. Roosh V. | Feb 6 2016 | Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with Jen Kim and Emily Monaghan -- members of the Guerrilla Feminist Collective -- about the protest the planned in response to Roosh V.'s misogyny.
Anti-Racism | Economy | Labour | Scraping by on the minimum wage and the Fight for $15 | Feb 5 2016 | Teuila Fuatai | In part two of rabble's minimum wage series, labour reporter Teuila Fuatai looks at who is most affected by low wages and what life can be like living below the poverty line.
Svea Vikander, bar
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Media Matters | Day 5: Jian Ghomeshi reminded me of being kissed at my workplace | Feb 5 2016 | Svea Vikander | As former CBC talkshow host Jian Ghomeshi goes to trial for four counts of sexual assault this month, Canada is forced to confront its attitudes about sex, consent and the validity of victims' stories
Photos: Twitter photos of yesterday's protests against the TPP in Auckland.
Civil Liberties Watch | Economy | Labour | Protesters shut down Auckland as Canada's trade minister signs the TPP | Feb 5 2016 | Brent Patterson | As Canadian trade minister Chrystia Freeland signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Auckland yesterday, more than 1,000 people shut down the central part of the city in protest against the deal.
Photo: Alex Guibord/flickr
Economy | Environment | Politics in Canada | There's too much at stake. We need real consultation on the TPP. | Feb 5 2016 | Murray Dobbin | What are we to make of the Trudeau government's erratic attitude towards the Trans-Pacific Partnership? So far the consultation process has not penetrated the ideological bubble of trade officials.