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Purchasing power for change | Jan 29 2016 | Kelly Okamura | Why we are all complicit in adding more crap to our planet.
Conscious Consumption
Conscious Consumption | Jan 27 2016 | Kelly Okamura | Introducing gooderGoods
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What is gooderGoods, and who am I to talk about it | Jan 27 2016 | Kelly Okamura | Me, myself and you - consumers on a finite planet
The fight to build Martin Luther King Jr. Day | Jan 19 2016 | First celebrated by all the U.S. states in 2000.
** Anti-Chevron Day of Action at ZAC Paris -- Chevron among the Top 10 Polluters in the World** | Dec 29 2015 | Anti-Chevron Committee Canada attended Zone d’Action pour le Climat (ZAC) in Paris.
What a year! Now what do we get the world for the holidays? | Dec 17 2015 | Maya Bhullar | A humble attempt to guide holiday giving.
'Sommet citoyen pour le climat': The less-spoken response to COP21 | Dec 11 2015 | Raluca Bejan | The People's Climate Summit, an alternative response to COP21, took place in Montreuil, Paris. It was hosted by Coalition Climat 21, a network of over 130 civil society organizations.
Guns kill people | Dec 5 2015 | Let's help people in the United States who are standing up against the NRA.
Let's really make the Trudeau family nanny saga a non-issue | Dec 5 2015 | Demand access to affordable, quality childcare across Canada, and the taxpayers could be paying $10 a day
Reach Across the Aisle Day | Oct 13 2015 | Reaching out to different choirs
Defend veterans, defeat Harper! Veterans are mobilizing. | Sep 14 2015 | Support Veterans against conservatives
A People's Senate for Canada: Not a Pipe Dream | Sep 4 2015 | Roshini Nair | An interview with author-activist Helen Forsey about Canada's Senate and her new book "A People's Senate for Canada: Not a Pipe Dream!"

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Michael Moore's Latest Movie kropotkin1951 said... Moore is the most successful documentary film maker in US history. I think he has been very...
Spell Check in Babble Post (it is possible) mark_alfred said... Hello.  For anyone who sometimes makes typos and would like to be able to review a post...
Please share some ideas with me for convention resolutions for my NDP riding association mark_alfred said... Hello fellow Babblers.  My riding association is having a meeting in a little over a week....
Why is Rabble now sidelining Babblers in its comments section? mark_alfred said... It used to be that comments on articles in Rabble came exclusively from signed in Babblers. ...
Proportional Representation: time to take action now with the new Liberal government mark_alfred said... The Liberal Party has promised that 2015 will be the last First Past The Post election. They've...
Let's save the lives of Ontario's birds mark_alfred said... Ontario Environmental watchdog blames bird deaths on the province:
Utopia thread mark_alfred said... Well, may as well add my utopian vision here.  So, some policies I'd like to see any...
Stuff the Trudeau Liberal government should do mark_alfred said... They should bring back the public financing of political parties.  I want my vote to count for...
Should fake campaign calls be criminally prosecuted? voice of the damned said... I gather from your examples that you are referring to callers impersonating Conservatives, in order...
Should the Senate be elected instead of appointed? JKR said... Amused wrote: Is there really any downside to this change? If it was elected using disproportional...

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