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Arts & Culture | Economy | Media Matters | Canada's billionaires: Did you hear about the Irvings? | Oct 23 2014 | Geoff Martin | The production and consumption of news is a fundamental liberal democracy. So what happens when one of Canada's richest families owns all the papers in New Brunswick?
Arts & Culture | Annie Lennox says the word 'twerking,' makes most controversial statement of 2014 | Oct 23 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Annie Lennox says twerking isn't feminism, calls Beyoncé "feminism lite;" internet implodes.
Photo: media coop
Civil Liberties Watch | Economy | NDP | Politics in Canada | World | The Canada-Honduras trade agreement: A stain on Canada | Oct 23 2014 | Don Davies | Don Davies, the NDP Official Opposition Critic for International Trade, explains why Canada should not have a Free Trade Agreement with Honduras.
Photo: katerkate/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | World | Can we talk about the root causes of terrorism? | Oct 23 2014 | Linda McQuaig | For years, the pro-war right has suppressed any meaningful discussion of the "root causes" of terrorism, limiting our focus to the horrific nature of terrorist acts in order to rouse us to go to war.
Photo: Ashwin Kumar/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | World | Reflections on a violent day in Ottawa | Oct 23 2014 | Matthew Behrens | The tragic events in Ottawa give us an opportunity to examine our addiction to violence as the solution to conflict. Will we use the chance to disengage from our increasingly militarized culture?
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Who are the victims of Wednesday's attacks at the War Memorial and on Parliament Hill? | Oct 23 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | On Wednesday, a deranged man killed a smiling, single father, terrorized Parliament and a city, and traumatized a country. But is it now time to restrict our liberties?
Photo: BC Gov Photos/flickr
Economy | Environment | A B.C. framework for LNG, part 1: The carbon benchmark | Oct 23 2014 | Marc Lee | The B.C. government's proposed carbon pollution benchmarks for LNG plants leave much to be desired. The package is an impressive display of cognitive dissonance.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Healing our spirit, strengthening our resistance on anniversary of Elsipogtog raid | Oct 23 2014 | Angela Giles | This past Friday marked the one-year anniversary of the RCMP raid on the 134 encampment in Rexton, N.B., close to the Elsipogtog First Nation.
Media Matters | Technology | After Snowden: Expressing love in a world without privacy | Oct 23 2014 | Jennifer Dales | What happens if you want to take your private life offline? You fear missing out. So why don't we all start populating sites that aren't controlled by marketers and spies.
Political Action | Watch: Arrests at Oppenheimer Park, Vancouver | Oct 23 2014 | rabble staff | On Thursday, October 16, 2014, police and city officials moved into Oppenheimer Park to enforce the city's injunction against tent city.
NWT Legislative Assembly's flags are at half mast
Politics in Canada | NWT Legislative Assembly's flags at half staff | Oct 23 2014 | George Lessard | "...Canadian and Northern resolve [will] continue to be stronger then ever..."
Image: Flickr/Justin Swan
Politics in Canada | Parliament Hill shootings do not 'change everything' | Oct 23 2014 | Elizabeth May | After yesterday's unprovoked killing of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at the War Memorial in Ottawa, we must ensure that this appalling act of violence is not used to justify a disproportionate response.
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.