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Economy | Politics in Canada | Oops! German TV show leaks once-secret CETA trade deal | Aug 14 2014 | Council of Canadians | The Canada-EU trade deal, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), has seen the light of day after German television show Tagesschau provided the full text online this afternoon.
Image: Flickr/Abid Virani
Elections | Politics in Canada | Robocall guilty verdict doesn't close book on 2011 election fraud | Aug 14 2014 | Council of Canadians | The Ontario Superior Court ruled today that Michael Sona is guilty of participating in the robocall scheme. But this verdict doesn't resolve the electoral fraud perpetuated during the 2011 election.
Environment | Energy East equals higher heating costs and more fracked gas | Aug 14 2014 | Andrea Harden-Donahue | There are compelling reasons to stop TransCanada's proposed Energy East pipeline. We can now add higher heating bills and more U.S. imports of fracked gas to the list.
Photo: flickr/Vladimir Yaitskiy
Environment | Politics in Canada | World | Green leadership from Canada could curb Russia's soft power | Aug 14 2014 | Flick Harrison | Russia's dominance as an energy exporter to Europe is an important component of the crisis in Ukraine. What if Canada helped Europeans gain a bit of energy independence? What then?
Photo: flickr/Global Panorama
Feminism | Gaza | Political Action | World | Wear black to show sympathy and support for the people of Gaza | Aug 14 2014 | various | Show your support. Wear black for Gaza on public occasions: demonstrations, sit-ins, teach-ins, lectures, local and national election campaigns. Make your support and anger visible.
Gaza | Technology | Share the Gaza Everywhere Map | Aug 14 2014 | A simple map app to help visualize Gaza's relative size in comparison to locations around the world
Photo: flickr/ken lund
Indigenous Rights | To all my relations: Contemporary colonialism, and treaty citizenship today | Aug 14 2014 | Aaron Mills | The Treaty of Niagara, 1764, is our shared Constitution. Don't wait for Canada to decolonize itself -- use this treaty and build a more equitable society.
Jim Prentice
Politics in Canada | The boss has gone crazy! He's giving away PC Party memberships! | Aug 14 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Just when you thought it couldn't get any weirder: Jim Prentice says he's buying voters' party memberships.
World | The mystery of the Malaysian Airlines crash over Ukraine | Aug 14 2014 | Zhuge Li | The bombast blaming Russia or 'separatists' for the crash of Flight MH 17 has quieted, so has the investigation, and Ukraine's military is rumbling over the crash site.
World | Building interfaith peace in Africa | Aug 14 2014 | Africafiles, Heather Yundt | African religious scholars discuss the link between religion and conflict in Africa -- and propose a way forward.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | US Politics | The Invisible War: Rape in the military | Aug 13 2014 | The F Word | Nicole Deagan interviews Amy Ziering, an award-winning and Emmy-nominated documentary producer and director, about her most recent film, "The Invisible War."
Civil Liberties Watch | Local residents support Cornerstone men's shelter relocation | Aug 13 2014 | John Bonnar | Not everyone in Toronto's Oakwood/Vaughan neighbourhood and surrounding community opposes the relocation of the Cornerstone men's shelter to 616 Vaughan.
CommonCauses | Political Action | The Peoples' Social Forum: A pan-Canadian/Quebec/Indigenous movement convergence | Aug 13 2014 | Scott Neigh | Sakura Saunders and Greg Macdougall talk about the Peoples' Social Forum, a historic gathering of movements happening in Ottawa from August 21 to 24.
CommonCauses | Media Matters | Political Action | Find rabble.ca at the Peoples' Social Forum | Aug 13 2014 | rabble staff | The Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa is fast approaching! With just a week left until the Forum, here's a sneak peek at some of the amazing events coming up that we're involved in.
Image: Flickr/Deepak Sarda
Economy | Ten reasons to smash capitalism | Aug 13 2014 | Gary Engler | There are many reasons to hate a system that produces so much war, destruction of the environment and alienation. Here are ten.