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on rabble.ca

Civil Liberties Watch | Photos: Toronto Day of Action against Bill C-51 | Mar 14 2015 | John Bonnar | On Saturday, more than 2,000 people attended the Day of Action in Toronto.
Food & Health | Why not make Ontario's Beer Store public? | Mar 14 2015 | Michael Laxer | Instead of shifting beer profits from one group of corporate interests to another, Ontario's Beer Store should be publicly owned.
Indigenous Rights | Labour | World | Indigenous solidarity and opposition to the Abbott government | Mar 14 2015 | Jiselle Hanna | Interview with Viv Malo, Indigenous activist in Melbourne Victoria, about the recent rally against Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Laurie Blakeman
Politics in Canada | Unite-the-left pot starts to boil in Alberta, whether progressive parties like it or not | Mar 14 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Shift happens. It's just that in Alberta it doesn't seem to happen very fast. Maybe something’s starting to percolate, though, just the same.
STAND UP Against C 51 in Yellowknife, NWT
Politics in Canada | Stand up against Bill C-51 in Yellowknife, NWT | Mar 14 2015 | George Lessard | Stand up against Bill C-51 in Yellowknife, NWT.
Photo: Kamyar Adl/flickr
Afghanistan | Anti-Racism | Feminism | Politics in Canada | Once again the bodies of Muslim women are used to justify wars | Mar 13 2015 | Monia Mazigh | Harper is decrying the "poor status" of Muslim women abroad while disregarding calls for women's rights at home. These political tactics have a long history of justifying colonization and imperialism.
Photo: Kate Sumbler/flickr
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | US Politics | Bloody Sunday's living history shapes movements for racial justice | Mar 13 2015 | Amy Goodman | Fifty years after Bloody Sunday, the movements for racial justice, voting rights and against police brutality are coalescing, bringing together past and present to shape a new future.
Photo: mtsrs/flickr
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | When the facts on C-51 are against you, insult the witnesses | Mar 13 2015 | Stuart Trew | Last night's hearing into Bill C-51, omnibus anti-terrorism legislation, began as the morning's, with witnesses expressing their opposition to all or parts of it.
Photo: flickr/ Clay Gilliland
Arts & Culture | Good News | Feel Good Friday: Lookin' good edition | Mar 13 2015 | Kaitlin McNabb | Things are looking pretty good lately, right? Here's a few laughs and positive stuff anyhow.
Image: JonoWinnel
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Terry Pratchett's Anathema Device is feminist, fearless and just perfect | Mar 13 2015 | Anne Theriault | Anathema, at age eight, is described as being "a bright child, with a pale face, and black eyes and hair." By 19, she is a witch and she has her PhD. I literally defy you to create a better character.
Arts & Culture | Read into it: Three things to consider with Canada Reads 2015 | Mar 13 2015 | Lauren Scott | It's that time of year again...Canada's annual reading reality show, Canada Reads, is back! Tune in March 16-19 and join the conversation with #RabbleReads
Arts & Culture | Two Upcoming Pow Wows in Ontario – Get Back into the Jingle of Things | Mar 13 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | Here’s a good pick up line: “You put the Wow in Pow Wow!”
Photo: mtsrs/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Civil liberties, First Nation rights compromised by C-51, committee hears | Mar 13 2015 | Stuart Trew | Part one of yesterday's two-part committee hearing into the Anti-Terrorism Act 2015 (C-51) wrapped up with five of six witnesses opposing many aspects of the legislation.
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Harper's anti-terrorism act is a torture act | Mar 13 2015 | Michael Keefer | We need to tell the Harper government that we will not tolerate his attempt to institutionalize torture in Canada.
Photo: flickr/koeb
Civil Liberties Watch | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Find the C-51 protest in your community | Mar 13 2015 | rabble staff | Do you want to protest against Bill C-51? Not sure where you can join in? Look no further, we've got a list of protests, some online petitions, and a press release for you right here.