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World | In the face of slaughter, Gaza doctor still refuses to hate | Jul 21 2014 | Gerry Caplan | Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish first came to the world's attention in 2008 for the worst imaginable reason. During Israel's assault on Gaza, his three daughters were killed from an Israeli rocket attack.
World | Robert Parry: 'Recklessness and a rush to judgement' over the crash of Malaysia Airlines in eastern Ukraine | Jul 21 2014 | Robert Parry | The avalanche of blame and speculation of what happened to bring down Flight MH17 is compromising getting at the truth and creating a highly dangerous and unstable situation in eastern Europe.
Arts & Culture | Education | The importance of theatre education | Jul 20 2014 | Holly Adams | Theatre education is critical to the development of happier, healthy, successful students. Here's why.
Environment | Food & Health | Indigenous Rights | Community-financed tar sands environmental pollution study released | Jul 20 2014 | Dan Kellar, Rachel Avery | #DailyGRRR! host Rachel Avery speaks with Stephane McLachlan, the lead researcher of a study released this week about the health and ecosystem impacts of the tar sands in Fort Chipewyan.
Thomas Lukaszuk
Politics in Canada | Tories shut down any possibility leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk will get to shine | Jul 20 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | PC party strategists are taking no chances with the leadership-selection process that could wound their leader later on. This is bad news for candidate Thomas Lukaszuk.
Civil Liberties Watch | Update with Deepan Budlakoti, made stateless by Canada | Jul 19 2014 | Dan Kellar, Deepan Budlakoti | Update with Deepan Budlakoti, a target of the Harper government who, despite holding only Canadian citizenship and having lived in the country his entire life, risks deportation.
Civil Liberties Watch | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Four Canadians who have had their lives turned upside down because of Peter MacKay's privacy deficit | Jul 19 2014 | David Christopher | Canadians are having their lives destroyed because of this government's failure to respect their privacy.
Environment | Photos: Live Green Toronto Festival | Jul 19 2014 | John Bonnar | On Saturday, Yonge Street was closed off to traffic between Gould and Queen Streets for the annual Live Green Toronto Festival.
Food & Health | Thousands of Detroit residents face threat of water shutoff | Jul 19 2014 | Redeye Collective | At least 300 demonstrators marched through Detroit streets today, protesting a move by the city’s water department to force thousands of customers to pay their bills or face a cutoff in service.
Gaza | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Petition: Canada must be a voice for peace in the Middle East | Jul 19 2014 | Alexandre Boulerice | There is only one solution to achieve peace for both Palestinians and Israelis: putting an end to the occupation of the West Bank and the siege of Gaza and to negotiate in good faith.
Labour | Political Action | The military coup in Thailand: Its effects and responses to it | Jul 19 2014 | Piergiorgio Moro | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region and interview with Ji Ungpakorn on the military coup in Thailand.
Media Matters | Thank you for making our summer supporter drive a huge success! | Jul 19 2014 | rabble staff | Our summer supporter drive was our most successful to date, as we blast past our goal of 300 new monthly supporters!
World | Escalation of shelling in eastern Ukraine by Kyiv gov't after the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines flight | Jul 19 2014 | Roger Annis | The search for truth in how Flight MH17 came down is out the window as pro-autonomy forces in eastern Ukraine or Russia are blamed and bombs fall on the summarily convicted.
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Arts & Culture | Good News | Feel Good Friday roundup: Women, amiright?! edition | Jul 18 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | WOMEN. All we're doing is getting abortion clinics funded, being awesome at basketball, becoming superheroes and stopping antiquated sex-ed. We're a fearsome bunch.
Arts & Culture | Video: Don't Get My Valley Up! A rap from Stone Fence Theatre's new musical | Jul 18 2014 | Chantal Elie-Sernoskie, Ish Theilheimer | Stone Fence Theatre, the Ottawa Valley musical theatre company known mainly for its history- and heritage-related material, has surprised itself, releasing a rap video online.