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on rabble.ca

Anti-Racism | Young Jews are fed up with censorship of critical voices | Oct 22 2014 | Emily Green, Rachel Deutsch, Tyler Levitan | Critical Jewish voices in U.S. and Canada challenging the censorship of Jewish institutions on Palestinian rights
Photo: North Point Douglas Women's Centre
Anti-Racism | Elections | Feminism | Grassroots women's mayoral forum sheds light on key issues in Winnipeg | Oct 22 2014 | Mareike Brunelli | On October 8, over 60 women gathered at the Circle of Life Thunderbird House on Treaty One territory to share their views on municipal issues and address mayoral candidates.
Photo: Scott Barron/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Demonizing those Canada calls 'radicalized' | Oct 22 2014 | Matthew Behrens | Like moral panics that have framed particular groups as the new internal enemy, youth both idealist and alienated now fit the focus of terror suspect, especially if they are Muslim and plan to travel.
Photo: Darcy Knoll/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Watching the dust settle in love and solidarity with one another | Oct 22 2014 | Nora Loreto | With downtown Ottawa slowly emerging from lock down and thousands of people who work in the core reeling, we are far from the dust settling on what has just happened.
Photo: Christopher Porter/flickr
Economy | Food & Health | Solidarity and persistence in the Welfare Food Challenge | Oct 22 2014 | Vanessa Brcic | Though my work binds me to a movement that is standing up for compassionate, equitable and healthy public policy, the Welfare Food Challenge has taught me something more.
Pimicikamak occupation of the Jenpeg dam
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Cree nation occupies hydro-dam in Manitoba | Oct 22 2014 | Brent Patterson | Last Wednesday, October 15, more than 100 people from the Cross Lake First Nation (Pimicikamak Cree Nation), located north of Lake Winnipeg, occupied the grounds of the Jenpeg hydro-dam.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Hupacasath First Nation puts China on notice over Canada-China FIPA | Oct 22 2014 | Scott Harris | The Hupcasasath First Nation sent a letter to the Premier of China last week, giving notice that the Hupacasath does not consider itself bound by the terms of the agreement.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Mining justice: Local work in a global struggle | Oct 22 2014 | Scott Neigh | Beth Dollaga speaks about the Vancouver-based work of the Mining Justice Alliance against the global injustices endemic to Canada's mining industry.
Environment | Political Action | Global Frackdown: Communities across Canada demand a stop to fracking | Oct 22 2014 | Emma Lui | Last week on October 11, over 300 events were organized in 34 countries for the Global Frackdown, an international day of action to ban fracking.
Environment | Provincial and federal governments approve Site C dam project | Oct 22 2014 | Redeye Collective | The Site C dam would flood 83 kilometres of the Peace River, putting wildlife habitat, agricultural land and First Nations heritage site under hundreds of metres of water.
Image: Flickr/Nadine Wills
Feminism | Our bodies are of this land: Decolonization and Indigenous women's radical self-love | Oct 22 2014 | Samantha Nock | The importance of Indigenous women's radical self-love as a key factor in decolonization.
Food & Health | Clear link between poverty, disease and early death | Oct 22 2014 | Redeye Collective | If you are poor, you’re likely to suffer more and die sooner from whatever ailments you have. A recent panel examined the links between poverty and bad health.
Indigenous Rights | Launch party and report back from Unes’to’ten Camp in B.C. | Oct 22 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Enjoy an evening of updates from the powerful and growing grassroots Indigenous resistance movement and the climate justice movement.
Media Matters | Politics in Canada | Watch: Footage from Globe reporter captures gunfire exchange in Parliament Hill building | Oct 22 2014 | rabble staff | A Globe and Mail reporter captures the exchange of gun fire in Parliament Hill building Wednesday October 22.
Politics in Canada | Watch: Peter Mansbridge on 'what we know' about Ottawa shootings | Oct 22 2014 | rabble staff | CBC's Peter Mansbridge give updates on Ottawa situation and what is currently known.