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Elections | Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Chow, Wynne, in favour of community benefit agreements | Oct 6 2014 | H.G. Watson | Toronto mayoral candidate Olivia Chow tweeted that she and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne are in agreement on transit, after the Premier's speech at the Good Jobs Summit.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Political Action | Revolution 101: The People's Climate March, the unheard protest | Oct 6 2014 | Bailey Lamon | One of the most important rules to keep in mind when changing the system is that we should not cooperate with those who work to uphold it. Why would we work with those who work against us?
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Feminism | Labour | Political Action | What does it mean to have a 'good job' in Canada today? | Oct 6 2014 | Claudio D'Andrea | In the spirit of the Good Jobs Summit, rabble asked a diverse group of five people about the issues raised at the summit, what they meant to them and what they took away from the three-day gathering.
Feminism | 'Surrogacy is child trafficking': An interview with Kajsa Ekis Ekman | Oct 6 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Meghan Murphy speaks with journalist, writer and activist, Kajsa Ekis Ekman about her arguments against surrogacy.
Photo: Tom Flemming/flickr
Food & Health | Labour | Politics in Canada | The perils and prospects of Nova Scotia's anti-labour health bill | Oct 6 2014 | Ralph Surette | The uproar is about a bill to merge nine regional health authorities into one and streamline their union structure, but it's bigger than that, reaching into the core of Nova Scotian malaise.
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Labour | Prince Edward Islanders ask cruise passengers to help fight EI cuts | Oct 6 2014 | rabble staff | Today, Prince Edward Islanders are asking cruise ship passengers to help defend the EI benefits that are so essential in a province that depends on seasonal work.
Political Action | Technology | World | FireChat | Oct 6 2014 | This free app has been adopted by many protesters in Hong Kong
Jim Prentice
Politics in Canada | Privatizing the Alberta government air fleet in haste was a lousy business decision | Oct 6 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Ask how well this privatization scheme has worked out with long-term care for seniors and you'll know the destination of this back-of-the-napkin flight plan.
Herb Grey and Sharon Sholzberg-Grey
Politics in Canada | When the health system fails its most ardent believers | Oct 6 2014 | Geoffrey Stevens | Herb Grey helped create Canada's health care system yet he was left on a gurney for 48 hours for lack of a hospital bed.
Politics in Canada | World | Elizabeth May speaks against military intervention in Iraq in Parliament | Oct 6 2014 | Elizabeth May | Elizabeth May delivered this speech in the Canadian House of Commons on October 3, opposing military intervention in Iraq and Syria.
World | Between mortar blasts, Syria's Zenobians stand to win international rugby tournament | Oct 6 2014 | Eva Bartlett | They have no field, no funding, no league and no equipment. But the Zenobians rugby club from Syria is a favourite in an upcoming tournament in Egypt, despite all odds.
Arts & Culture | Making Masks: Manila Folders (how-to) | Oct 5 2014 | Holly Adams | Making masks with the BEST MATERIALS EVER. And don't try to substitute card-stock.. it is NOT the same!
Rachel Notley, David Eggen & Rod Loyola
Politics in Canada | NDP leadership debate was amicable, but it ignored the elephant in the progressive political room | Oct 5 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Failure to even discuss co-operation with other parties could result in Alberta's PC government again passing itself off as the only hope for progressive voters.
Economy | Education | Labour | Podcast: The Good Jobs Discussion: Saturday morning at the Good Jobs Summit | Oct 4 2014 | rabble staff | Day two of the Good Jobs Summit kicked off with a discussion featuring Canadian Federation of Students, GE Canada, and the Canadian Labour Congress.
Economy | Labour | Podcast: The #GoodJobs Debate at the Good Jobs Summit | Oct 4 2014 | rabble staff | Moderated by Trish Hennessey at the opening of the Good Jobs Summit, Bottom Line panelists tackle the question of what constitutes a good job.