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Elections | Politics in Canada | US Politics | There are lessons for Canada's elites in the U.S. election | Nov 11 2016 | Murray Dobbin | While clearly not as grim as the U.S., features in Canadian politics and society mimic those that led to the election result in the U.S.
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Nankai
Political Action | Remembering the militarist, nationalist ritual of November 11 | Nov 11 2016 | Yves Engler | Rather than supporting the militaristic, jingoistic, nationalism of the Legion, Canadians of good conscience should support peace organizations' white poppy campaign to remember all victims of war.
Politics in Canada | US Politics | U.S. cops can arrest Canadians in Canada, with restrictions -- can Trudeau stop Trump if he wants more power? | Nov 11 2016 | Nora Loreto | Earlier attempts to give U.S. law enforcement the power to arrest Canadians in Canada failed. What happens now with a totalitarian-loving Trump?
Image: Wikimedia Commons/DonkeyHotey
Anti-Racism | US Politics | Trumpism isn't new -- it's already in Canada | Nov 10 2016 | Ian Borsuk | We need to do take a serious look at how conservative politics are having a moment in Canada and what that means moving forward.
Photo credit: Janine Kropla
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Indigenous Rights | Instagram project chronicles search for missing and murdered Indigenous women | Nov 10 2016 | June Chua | There's another story to the tragic saga of missing and murdered Indigenous women and it's coming to light through an Instagram project created by the National Film Board.
Photo: Lorie Shaull/flickr
Elections | Political Action | US Politics | The fight against Trump's dangerous agenda has just begun | Nov 10 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | In the aftermath of this bitterly fought, often crude, vastly expensive and punishingly long election, two questions dominate: How did this happen, and where do we go from here?
Image: PMO/Adam Scotti
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | US Politics | Despite their differences Trudeau and Trump agree on one thing so far | Nov 10 2016 | Brent Patterson | Unlike President Barack Obama, Donald Trump said he supports the 1,197-mile Keystone XL pipeline 100 per cent.
Jason Kenney & Stephen Harper
Politics in Canada | Fear and loathing on the campaign trail with Jason Kenney: The strange case of the Boys on the Bible Buses | Nov 10 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | Today is the deadline for new entries into the PC Party leadership race and it sounds as if the party executive has taken the side of one candidate -- Jason Kenney.
Image: Twitter/@MikeSington
World | Donald Trump is not America's Brexit | Nov 10 2016 | Roger Annis | Polls in the U.S. show privileged whites, male and female, were the main backers of Trump, not the claimed "working-class whites."
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Calendar pays tribute to political prisoners and histories of struggle for justice | Nov 9 2016 | Scott Neigh | Helen Hudson and Sara Falconer talk about the Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar project, with supplemental audio from Herman Bell.
Deepa Mehta on Gender Disparity, Power Dynamics, Systemic Violence & Inequality
Arts & Culture | Feminism | World | Oscar-nominated filmmaker Deepa Mehta discusses systemic gender violence | Nov 9 2016 | Face2Face | Deepa and Face2Face host David Peck talk about systemic violence, choice and responsibility, inequality, gender disparity, power dynamics and why good parenting matters.
Photo: Gage Skidmore/flickr
Elections | US Politics | Did Hillary Clinton even have a chance? | Nov 9 2016 | Duncan Cameron | The outcome of the 2016 U.S. presidential election is a major disappointment to the many people around the world looking forward to celebrating a woman elected U.S. president.
Polar Bears on Thin Ice
Environment | Extinction crisis signals that it's time to change course | Nov 9 2016 | David Suzuki | Clean air, water and soil to grow food are necessities of life. So are diverse plant and animal populations. But as the human population continues to increase, animal numbers are falling.
Flickr/Gage Skidmore
Labour | US Politics | Trump suckers white working-class voters into putting him in the White House | Nov 9 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | Voters who believe Donald Trump really cares about their economic distress are in for a big shock. All that talk about shuttered factories and forgotten people was just a tactic for gaining power.
Photo: Steven Staples
Media Matters | Policy advocate Steven Staples named Acting Publisher of rabble.ca | Nov 9 2016 | rabble staff | The Board of Directors is very pleased to announce that Steven Staples has been appointed Acting Publisher of rabble.ca.