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on rabble.ca

Civil Liberties Watch | This is what NIMBY sounds like | Jun 28 2016 | Cathy Crowe | The NIMBY homeless variety is pure and simple discrimination. If we hear it, we should stop it.
Photo: Rich Girard/flickr
Economy | World | U.K. referendum: The first liar never stood a chance | Jun 28 2016 | Duncan Cameron | The old expression "the first liar never stands a chance" applies to the "remain" campaign which focused on the economic benefits of the EU to British citizens, and, especially, the risk of leaving.
Environment | Political Action | A new danger descends on Canada | Jun 28 2016 | The Leap Manifesto | Some of Canada's most conservative politicians have been warning that a new menace is descending on the country. What are they so scared of?
Photo: flickr/gonzales2010
Food & Health | Labour | Toxic workplaces need 'comprehensive approach' not band-aid solutions | Jun 28 2016 | Teuila Fuatai | Dysfunctional workplaces create an incredibly toxic environment that negatively affects workers' mental health. Teuila Fuatai speaks with OPSEU representatives about mental health practices.
Image: PMO/Adam Scotti
Indigenous Rights | Despite Trudeau's promises, Harper's 'tough on crime' legacy continues to burden Indigenous people | Jun 28 2016 | Ryan Moore | Canada's first Aboriginal justice minister might have shown an interest in rolling back the Harper government's draconian crime bill legacy. However, people are still waiting for action.
Brian Jean
Politics in Canada | A spectre is haunting Alberta, and Wildrose Leader Brian Jean wants to assure you it's not him! | Jun 28 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | The Wildrose leader's planned tour of Alberta suggests he intends to fight for his job despite a challenge from Jason Kenney and a rumoured Fifth Column within his party's ranks.
100in1dayTO, Wanted: Textile Waste,
CommonCauses | Citizen Intervention | Jun 27 2016 | Kelly Okamura | Diverting Textile Waste via 100-in-1dayTO Citizen Intervention
Economy | TPP opens Canada up to lawsuits over public policy | Jun 27 2016 | Redeye Collective | Canada is already the most sued developed country in the world. The Trans Pacific Partnership will open Canada up to yet more lawsuits over its environmental and resource management policies.
Feminism | No, letting creepy men grope your objectified body will not combat objectification | Jun 27 2016 | Meghan Murphy | Milo Moiré's new performance art piece sends a regressive message, disguised as "feminist."
Labour | World | Montreal garment firm exposed for tax avoidance and dubious labour practices | Jun 27 2016 | Yves Engler | Built with public subsidies, a Montreal firm can shift its head office to a tax haven and its workforce abroad, but Ottawa will continue to advance its reactionary international interests.
Labour | World | Workers fight against outsourcing at Australian brewery | Jun 27 2016 | Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview with Steve Diston, ETU, on an outsourcing dispute.
Political Action | Bowmanville Zoo announces its closure at end of 2016 season | Jun 27 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | Visitation counts for this season were down by 65 per cent according to Angus Carroll, the zoo's Director of Communications, the sharp decrease being blamed on animal rights activists.
Image: IntentCity.ca
Politics in Canada | Victoria's Tent City community provides shelter and dignity to those without homes | Jun 27 2016 | DJ Larkin, Michele Biss | CWP and Pivot Legal share their thoughts on Victoria's Super InTent City.
G8-G20 | Political Action | Senior Toronto police get a slap on the wrist for violating civil liberties during G20 summit | Jun 26 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | The officer who ordered kettling and mass detention during the 2010 summit was found guilty of misconduct, but only loses 30 days' pay as punishment.
Politics in Canada | Jason Kenney's bizarre Brexit tweets perfect example of dog-whistle politics | Jun 26 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | As shown by a flurry of Brexit-celebrating tweets Thursday night, Kenney has basically become Canada's greatest Internet troll.