issues

You think you've got issues? Well, check out ours. Issues at rabble.ca highlights the hot topics you want more of and brings together some of the best content and resources on the issues that matter most. Issue pages are more than "browse by topic" navigation. They draw together all rabble content on a particular topic, as well as curated content from other sources. They are your one stop shop for a source of for news, analysis and resources on the issues that you want to be on top of.

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In Cahoots:

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on rabble.ca

Feminism | Labour | Casual misogyny and the myth of 'feminization' in dentistry | Feb 5 2015 | Dr. L | We need to stop talking about the 'feminization' of professional industries, as if that's a thing.
Photo: flickr/Just a prairie boy
Political Action | Politics in Canada | A poverty reduction plan for Canada | Feb 5 2015 | Francella Fiallos | Citizens for Public Justice and Canada Without Poverty released a national plan on the eradication of poverty in Canada this past week, calling for more action by the federal government.
Dr. Anny Sauvageau
Politics in Canada | Alberta roundup: Press conferences, photo ops, on-line surveys, not to mention a body in the back of a pickup truck! | Feb 5 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | While so much was going on in Alberta today, Premier Jim Prentice made himself prudently scarce, visiting his new American BFF, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.
Photo: flickr/Free Press
Technology | US Politics | Back by popular demand: Net neutrality | Feb 5 2015 | Amy Goodman | Net neutrality: The Internet's protection against discrimination.
Anti-Racism | LGBTIQ | Love Intersections: Storytelling, queerness, intersectionality, solidarity, and love | Feb 4 2015 | Scott Neigh | Jen Sung, Andy Holmes, and David Ng talk about Love Intersections, a community & online project exploring storytelling, intersectionality, and solidarity.
Photo: flickr/Sharon Drummond
Elections | Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Harper's cuts to postal service are bad election strategy | Feb 4 2015 | Mike Palecek | Postal workers have said that Harper will regret his decision to privatize Canada Post. And with the election this year, we'll see if they're right.
Obama sets out his climate test for Keystone XL
Environment | Politics in Canada | US Politics | The beginning of the end for Keystone XL | Feb 4 2015 | Adam Scott | The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just told Obama that Keystone XL fails his climate test.
Environment | Political Action | For B.C.'s Raven Coal Mine, the answer is still no | Feb 4 2015 | Brent Patterson | Despite the lack of social license from local residents, Compliance Energy is pushing to build the Raven Coal Mine project full steam ahead.
Feminism | Cathy Young doesn't understand even the most basic truths about rape | Feb 4 2015 | Meghan Murphy | In an article for The Daily Beast, Cathy Young speaks with the Columbia student Emma Sulkowicz accused of sexually assaulting her.
Feminism | Black Lives Matter | Feb 4 2015 | The F Word | In honour of Martin Luther King Jr Day, we are sharing a recent event that called out the Academic community about their responsibility to engage in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Gaza | World | Watch LIVE February 10: Jeff Halper -- Imagining a future for Israel/Palestine beyond fear and violence | Feb 4 2015 | rabble staff | Halper, founder of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions, will be speaking from Surrey, B.C. on Feb 10. Watch live on rabbletv.
Supreme Court of Canada
Labour | Politics in Canada | Supreme Court ruling on Saskatchewan public service labour law has huge implications for Alberta | Feb 4 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | If the Prentice Government means what it says about prudent use of taxes, it will drop its appeals and get to work making Alberta's labour laws comply with the Constitution of Canada.
Politics in Canada | Halifax Mayor not shy about tackling big issues shirked by province | Feb 4 2015 | Stephen Kimber | Former Liberal MP and Halifax Mayor Mike Savage says council is finally beginning to tackle "matter-to-people" issues it has traditionally left to other levels of government.
Ralph Klein
Politics in Canada | Yakitty-yak … Would the Canadian Taxpayers Federation #PleaseShutUp about how Jim Prentice should #BeLikeRalph | Feb 4 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | As one of Canada's leading producers of press releases and hashtags, it should come as no surprise that the CTF started this in a press release about a website named after a hashtag.
Arts & Culture | Politics in Canada | New book! Harper vs. Canada: Five Ways of Looking at the Conservative Regime | Feb 3 2015 | rabble staff | The new book by rabble's Parliamentary reporter, Karl Nerenberg, shares insight into the often opaque workings of Harper's Parliament.