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on rabble.ca

Indigenous Rights | Challenging Harper’s framing of the death of Tina Fontaine | Sep 20 2014 | Redeye Collective | Stephen Harper dismissed renewed calls for a national inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women, saying the recent murder of Tina Fontaine was a crime, not a sociological phenomenon.
Labour | Elections, labour and free trade agreements in Fiji | Sep 20 2014 | Diana Beaumont, Jiselle Hanna | Labour news from the Asia Pacific. Interview about elections, labour politics and free trade agreements in Fiji.
Arts & Culture | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Searching for human rights at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights | Sep 19 2014 | Kimlee Wong | It's called the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. But with how Indigenous issues are presented there, it really doesn't live up to its name.
Photo: flickr/*_Abhi_*
Arts & Culture | Good News | Feel Good Friday roundup: Yes! edition | Sep 19 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | So we didn't hear the word 'Yes!' last night during a certain vote, but that doesn't mean we can't say it now. It's Feel Good Friday.
Image: The British Library/flickr
CommonCauses | Environment | Indigenous Rights | Sacred site or land development? Competing visions for the Chaudière Islands | Sep 19 2014 | Ole Hendrickson | A showdown is looming between different visions for the Chaudière Falls area in Canada's capital. Which one will win out -- sacred Aboriginal site or a plan for urban development?
flickr/www.audio-luci-store.it
Education | Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | B.C. teachers ratify agreement, strike ends | Sep 19 2014 | BC Teachers' Federation | Members of the BC Teachers' Federation have voted to ratify the agreement-in-committee reached on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, with the BC Public School Employers' Association.
Photo: AshtonPal/flickr
Elections | Politics in Canada | Politics doesn't stand a chance in the Ford family psychodrama | Sep 19 2014 | Rick Salutin | Here's what's truly unforgivable about the Fords. It's their implacable need and ability to suck up attention in the public arena so there never seems room for anything or anyone else in the city.
Elections | Environment | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Au moment où le NB se prépare à voter, le Conseil des Canadiens dévoile la position des partis sur le gaz de schiste | Sep 19 2014 | Conseil des Canadiens | Au moment où le Nouveau Brunswick se prépare à voter, le Conseil des Canadiens dévoile la position des partis sur le gaz de schiste, les conservateurs manquent à l’appel
Elections | Environment | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Monday’s New Brunswick election a litmus test for the rest of Canada on shale gas | Sep 19 2014 | Maude Barlow | New Brunswickers head to the polls in what seems to be another PC versus Liberal tête-à-tête this Monday. But this province’s election could also be key to determining Canada’s future and the future o
Elections | Environment | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Les élections au Nouveau Brunswick sont une épreuve décisive pour le reste du Canada dans le brûlant dossier du gaz de schiste | Sep 19 2014 | Maude Barlow | Les élections de lundi au Nouveau Brunswick sont une épreuve décisive pour le reste du Canada dans le brûlant dossier du gaz de schiste
Photo: flickr/Climate March
Environment | Political Action | US Politics | Is it time to change tactics and focus on big corporate polluters? | Sep 19 2014 | Nick Fillmore | The UN meeting is yet again corroded by big business influence. Will the People's Climate March be able to pressure the UN or should we all switch tactics?
Image: Flickr/K Hayashi
Environment | Politics in Canada | Yukon fracking moratorium threatened by Harper Government | Sep 19 2014 | Brigette DePape | The Yukon, like B.C., is home to some of the largest shale gas deposits on the planet. Now the Harper Government has set its sights on the moratorium on fracking, in place since 2012.
Environment | As New Brunswickers get ready to vote, the Council of Canadians releases party positions on shale gas | Sep 19 2014 | Council of Canadians | As New Brunswickers get ready to vote, the Council of Canadians releases party positions on shale gas, Conservatives missing in action
Photo: Kathleen Pye
Feminism | Food & Health | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Act now, Canada, or lose your reproductive rights | Sep 19 2014 | Jarrah Hodge | On Monday, Sept. 22, New Brunswick will go to the polls. On Saturday, Sept 20., people will take to the streets to ask "Where'd our reproductive rights go in Canada?"
Jim Prentice
Politics in Canada | Alberta Premier Jim Prentice plucks the low-hanging fruit -- now for the hard stuff… | Sep 19 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | If Alberta Premier Jim Prentice wants to persuade Albertans he's making real change, he'll have to walk the walk, not just talk the talk. So far, he's just talking.