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on rabble.ca

Arts & Culture | It's time for the Toronto Peoples' Social Forum | Jul 10 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | Following in the tradition of the World Social Forum and last summer's extremely successful Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa, we are hosting this time.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | FIFA World Cup exception to lack of coverage of women's sport | Jul 10 2015 | Redeye Collective | The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup attracted millions of viewers worldwide. But now that it's over, women athletes will once again disappear from our screens.
Photo: flickr/Jubilee Debt Campaign
Economy | World | We are all (or should be) Greeks now | Jul 10 2015 | Murray Dobbin | Why should we all be Greeks now? Because the Greek crisis is about nation-building versus globalization, prosperity versus impoverishment and democracy versus austerity.
Greek soldier on Syntagma Square
Economy | World | Throwing Greece on the fire: The incendiary politics of austerity | Jul 10 2015 | Christopher Majka | As Greece hovers between misery and incipient tragedy, it's worth delving into its roots. Who's responsible for this collision of capital and humanity? How can Greeks escape the flames of austerity?
Photo: flickr/United Steelworkers
Economy | Labour | Political Action | This week in labour: The big stories are back | Jul 10 2015 | Ella Bedard | Summer has all the big labour stories of the year back in the news. Whatever happened to...? you can find out right here.
Education | Environment | Kwantlen community to university president Alan Davis: No dirty money! | Jul 10 2015 | Lenée Son | KPU students, faculty, and community members are saying no to Kinder Morgan's dirty money but Kwantlen President Alan Davis refuses to budge.
Photo: flickr/ tsaiproject
Elections | NDP | Politics in Canada | Are the Liberals and NDP the same, but just don't know it? | Jul 10 2015 | Rick Salutin | Does Canada have one main opposition party -- an amalgamation of Liberals and NDP: LibDP? Seems like it.
Photo: flickr/Onasill Bill Badson
Elections | Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Unions will challenge Bill C-377 first in the election, then in the courts | Jul 10 2015 | Ella Bedard | The Senate may have passed anti-union Bill C-377, but the labour movement will continue to fight for labour rights in Canada. Here's how.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | First Nations treaty rights could halt major dam project | Jul 10 2015 | Redeye Collective | The B.C. government is determined to flood thousands of acres of farmland and traditional territories in the Peace River valley. A court challenge may be the only way to stop the Site C dam.
Environment | Gaza | Politics in Canada | Knock-knock. Who's there? Global warming! This week's blogs roundup | Jul 10 2015 | Lenée Son | Global warming is real and happening right now. Get informed and take action! Check out this week's blogs roundup for posts on climate change among other things happening in Canadian politics.
Feminism | Constance Backhouse discusses the Dal Dentistry report & why 'locker room talk' matters | Jul 10 2015 | Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with Constance Backhouse, chair of the Task Force on Misogyny, Sexism, and Homophobia in the Faculty of Dentistry about rape culture on campus.
Indigenous Rights | Indiginize Your Mind - Come 'ye Solidarity Activists | Jul 10 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | Ok, solidarity activists, step right up!
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Media Matters | One, two, three writers on why you should support rabble.ca and #win2015 | Jul 10 2015 | rabble staff | Three rabble.ca writers are here to tell you why they choose to write for rabble, and why you should choose to support it.
Political Action | Anti-Pan Am activists greet summit leaders at the Royal York Hotel | Jul 10 2015 | Krystalline Kraus | The group of about 100 demonstrators first gathered at 7:00 p.m. at Berczy park (Front Street and Church Street) before swarming their way through downtown to reach the hotel.
Andrew P.W. Bennett
Politics in Canada | Why stop with just one religion? Shouldn't Ottawa certify clerics for all religions? | Jul 10 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | All kidding, aside, there is one inescapable conclusion from this situation: The time to abolish the Senate is right freakin' now!