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15 and fairness
Economy | Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Build the Fight for $15 and Fairness | May 14 2015 | Alberta just promised a $15 minimum wage, why can't we all get that?
Photo: Jason Pier in DC/flickr
Education | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Springing to action on child care across Canada | May 14 2015 | Dominique Arbez | On Wednesday May 13, child-care advocates from across Canada joined together to call for a universally accessible, quality and comprehensive child-care system.
Jim Prentice
Elections | Politics in Canada | Whither Alberta's Progressive Conservatives? Nowhere, probably … | May 14 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | If I were setting the NDP's agenda, I would place that promised ban on corporate and union donations right at the very top of my legislative to-do list!
Elections | NDP | Not Rex: On the plan for Albertastan | May 14 2015 | Humberto DaSilva | CBC TV had barely called an NDP majority government in Alberta when Minister of Justice Peter MacKay declared the province Albertastan!
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Message to MPs: We need meaningful action on fracking | May 14 2015 | Emma Lui | This week, Indigenous lawyer Caleb Behn, Dr. Kathleen Nolan and Emma Lui presented to members of Parliament and senators urging meaningful action from the federal government on fracking.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Lax Kw'alaams First Nation unanimously rejects LNG terminal | May 14 2015 | Brent Patterson | In the third and final vote this week, the Lax Kw'alaams First Nation voted against the proposed Pacific NorthWest LNG terminal, despite a $1 billion offer to them to accept it.
Feminism | Media Matters | Long live the troll-slayer: A tribute to Shauna Hunt and others like her | May 14 2015 | Kaity Cooper | Cybermisogyny is at it again, but this story has a silver lining. This one's for the brave troll-slayers out there making the Internet a safer place for women.
Image: rabble.ca
Feminism | Media Matters | Open Letter to rabble about: Meghan Murphy | May 14 2015 | various | We, the undersigned, wish to express our deep dissatisfaction with rabble’s response to the recent attacks on Meghan Murphy.
Jill Clayton
Politics in Canada | Photos of shredded documents in Legislature Building prompt fears of PC document destruction spree | May 14 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Voters can take comfort from the fact that almost everyone is anxious to uncover as much Tory dirt as possible from the past 44 years.
Tiny Toxic joins the Littlelest Libeller for evening study sessions in the PMO
Politics in Canada | Dear Ryan: Please don't troll me! | May 14 2015 | Linda Leon | Many of the Conservative caucus are natural or well-trained trolls. But they don't have to be.
US Politics | 117 countries attending the UN Human Rights Council chastised the U.S. for its police brutality ‘problem’ | May 14 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | And when I say problem, I mean that the system isn't broken, it was built this way.
US Politics | "This is what happens when you call the cops" | May 14 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | As told by Rob Hustle
North African migrants in Sicily
Anti-Racism | World | Why Europe's plan on sharing migrant quotas is not good enough | May 13 2015 | Raluca Bejan | The European Commission is set to establish a quota system for refugee sharing across the 28 EU states. It's a step in the right direction, but still leaves much to be desired.
no to bill C-51
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | The former 'Liberal' Senators have vowed to oppose Bill C-51 | May 13 2015 | Demand 'second thought'. On May 30, join the actions Toronto, Barrie, Ottawa and across Canada
Arts & Culture | Feminism | 'She's Beautiful When She's Angry': Birth of the Women's Liberation Movement | May 13 2015 | The F Word | Carissa Ropponen interviews Mary Dore about "She's Beautiful When She's Angry," a documentary that tells the story of the birth of the Women's Liberation Movement in the 1960s.