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A radio renaissance in Seattle area | Apr 26 2015 | Redeye Collective | Sabrina Roach, of the Puget Sound Community Radio Cohort, talks about the new low-power FM radio stations which will soon begin broadcasting in the Seattle area.
Photo: flickr/ Dafne Cholet
Feel Good Friday: The days of our week edition | Apr 24 2015 | Kaitlin McNabb | Sometimes the Monday to Friday grind can be unbearable. But luckily Feel Good Friday can brighten it up!
Jane Urquhart and Charlotte Gray on writing | Apr 23 2015 | Catherine Brunelle, Kevin Johns | Relive the conversation on writing between well-known Canadian authors Jane Urquhart and Charlotte Gray, with Write Along Radio and Foment Literary Journal.
Meal planning, vegan-challenge style | Apr 23 2015 | rabble staff | Are you standing there with the fridge door open, wondering how to be vegan today? Well look no further than here for some recipe ideas.
128 km later: How to hold on after your life doesn't make sense | Apr 23 2015 | Lauren Scott | Paul Dore's 'The Walking Man' blends reality and fiction during a journey of self-discovery after a particularly tumultuous year. Dore opens up about the books and his hopes here. Hold on, reader.
Ideas on the move: Radical publishing and reading groups | Apr 22 2015 | Scott Neigh | Bhaskar Sunkara and Eden Haythornthwaite talk about Jacobin magazine, reading groups, and the circulation of radical ideas.
Documentary 'Fractured Land' premieres next week | Apr 21 2015 | Emma Lui | Fractured Land tells the story of Caleb Behn, who is Eh Cho Dene and Dunne-Za from Treaty 8 Territory, and his struggle in defending his territory from fracking operations.
Photo: How to Change the World
Hot Docs 2015 radiates with personal, high-stakes stories | Apr 20 2015 | June Chua | Over the years, North America's biggest documentary showcase has become a glossy panorama. This year at Hot Docs, June Chua finds a trove of personal films about individuals and their challenges.
Photo: flickr/Edwin van Buuringen
Feel Good Friday: Be serious edition | Apr 17 2015 | Kaitlin McNabb | It's Feel Good Friday: All the good news you can use.
Photo: Randy McDonald/flickr
Toronto Maple Leafs and the joy of hockey | Apr 17 2015 | Rick Salutin | Pro sport is one token of a utopian future, where people don't just get to play but play as if it's life's main activity: where play and work elide.
Photo: Flickr/Fabrizio Sciami
CBC's program q aimed at U.S. youth while most Canadians given a back seat | Apr 17 2015 | Nick Fillmore | The CBC's relaunch of Q is coming up -- but the new model could leave many Canadian listeners out in the cold.
The First World War and the better angels of our nature | Apr 16 2015 | Mel Watkins | Even amidst all the carnage and murder in the First World War, every so often, in small ways, ordinary human decency broke through -- and lingers on in the collective memory.

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