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Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Canada's failed responsibility to Deepan Budlakoti | Sep 24 2014 | Stacy Douglas | The Federal Court has released its decision in the case of Deepan Budlakoti and refused to declare him a citizen. Isn't this decision in conflict with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms?
Photo: Duckie Monster/flickr
Economy | Why 'corporate social responsibility' is a crock | Sep 24 2014 | Larry Haiven | The amounts that corporations are spending on "corporate social responsibility" are but an infinitesimal part of what they have saved in corporate taxes.
Photo: flickr/Olivia Chow
Elections | Politics in Canada | Why I will vote for Olivia Chow | Sep 24 2014 | Cathy Crowe | Olivia Chow is an important community-builder in Toronto and we need her strengths more than ever says Cathy Crowe.
Riss Ford
Elections | Politics in Canada | Russ Ford, no relation | Sep 24 2014 | Face2Face | Russ talks about why he's running for councillor in Ward 6, a conviction for what will make the city a better place to live and how he exists somewhere between anger and hope.
Environment | Political Action | 'Decolonize the water, decolonize the land!': Flooding Wall Street with people power | Sep 24 2014 | Tracey Mitchell | Monday's "Flood Wall Street" action was high-energy and powerful, making the connection between capitalism, big corporations and climate change.
Environment | How the People’s Climate March in NYC is reinventing the climate movement in Canada and around the world | Sep 24 2014 | Alex Guest, Joseph Boutilier | We met for the first time in a coffee shop on Wellington to share stories of the road. We had plenty in common. This summer, unaware of each other’s existence, the two of us cycled to Ottawa from oppo
Political Action | US Politics | Watch: The People's Climate March | Sep 24 2014 | rabble staff | Couldn't attend the People's Climate March? No problem, check out this video of the march!
Politics in Canada | Dear Ryan: What's with the left-leaning non-profit witchhunts? | Sep 24 2014 | Linda Leon | CRA witchhunts? How far is the Prime Minister willing to go to suppress dissent?
Brian Gallant
Politics in Canada | Brian Gallant has a thin resume? Stephen Harper hasn't had a real job since he quit the mailroom! | Sep 24 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | It's dangerous for Conservatives to complain about certain Liberals' resumes: Prime Minister Stephen Harper's is so light it could float away on the first gentle puff of a breeze.
Anti-Racism | Political Action | US Politics | 'Do the right thing': Civil rights icon Minnijean Brown Trickey on life-long resistance | Sep 23 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | Civil rights icon and activist Minnijean Brown Trickey shares her thoughts about the legacy of Little Rock Nine, living in segregated America, and resisting at 73.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | LGBTIQ | Has the gay rights movement 'lost its teeth?' Julie Bindel on her new book, 'Straight Expectations' | Sep 23 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with Julie Bindel about the history of the gay rights movement and the way in which the gay community has become, in many ways, more conformist than radical.
Photo: pmwebphotos/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Right-wing think-tanks escape Harper government scrutiny. Why? | Sep 23 2014 | Stephen Kimber | Ottawa is spending $13.4 million so its tax auditors can descend, locust-like, on charitable groups not in lockstep with the Harper government's worldview.
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | The Conservative war on refugees continues | Sep 23 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | A Conservative private member's bill, C-585, would deny social assistance to a great many in the refugee process. It is a new piece of a needlessly cruel and nasty Harper government refugee policy.
Civil Liberties Watch | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Catching CSEC off guard | Sep 23 2014 | Eva Prkachin | We released a video about abuses at CSEC, and it's already having a huge influence on decision-makers. We need your help to spread the word even further.
Economy | Labour | Building a system better than capitalism | Sep 23 2014 | Gary Engler | The new system we imagine must get rid of the perverse incentives that result in war, the devastation of our environment and inequality.