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on rabble.ca

Anti-Racism | Diet Racism? | Nov 21 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | The College Humour campaign
Photo: Meghan Murphy
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Left in Love: Roz and Sam cross political lines with creativity | Nov 21 2014 | Left in Love | Sam and Roz share their passion for creative expression and the arts in this month's Left in Love -- but will this kindle a radical spark? Find out on our latest lefty date!
Photo: flickr/Steven Depolo
Arts & Culture | Good News | Feel Good Friday roundup: Whoopee! edition | Nov 21 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | It's Friday. I'm excited for a weekend full of Harry Potter. But, here's a few things that have been making the rabble staff laugh throughout the week!
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | First the Harper government attacked refugee health; now, it's welfare | Nov 21 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | The Conservatives are changing the rules governing federal transfers to provinces for social assistance to allow provinces to apply residency requirements. Refugees' assistance could be cut.
Civil Liberties Watch | Labour | Political Action | Watch: Migrant Workers Speaking Tour | Nov 21 2014 | Rebel Sage | Check out these videos from the Migrant Workers Speaking Tour featuring Syed Hassan, Johnna Uchi and Senthil Thevar.
Photo: Ben Rogers/flickr
Economy | Politics in Canada | Federal withdrawal results in loss of social housing | Nov 21 2014 | Sarah Cooper | Manitoba is losing subsidized rental housing units -- a delayed result of the federal government's withdrawal from funding social housing in the 1990s.
Photo: BC Gov Photos/flickr
Economy | Labour | Politics in Canada | 31 ways to create good jobs in B.C. | Nov 21 2014 | Iglika Ivanova | What can be done to create meaningful, sustainable, family-supporting jobs in B.C. and Canada? Here's a list of 31 ideas.
Image: Flickr/kk
Elections | Politics in Canada | Ten things Vancouver needs from Gregor Robertson in the next four years | Nov 21 2014 | Rod Mickleburgh | Vision Vancouver and Mayor Robertson might be back for a third term, but voters' displeasure was clear and loud. What can Vision do to make things right?
Photo: Flickr/Becky_wetherington
Feminism | Labour | Political Action | Here's how to shift culture and reduce harassment | Nov 21 2014 | Ella Bedard | Creating a workplace culture to reduce harassment is not easy but some organizations are tackling the problem.
Image: cbc.ca
Feminism | Media Matters | Linden MacIntyre is right to link Mansbridge and Gzowski to the Ghomeshi scandal | Nov 21 2014 | Meghan Murphy | The CBC has a history of protecting their stars who are often egotistical, womanizing men.
Feminism | It is your human right to have a fruity vagina | Nov 21 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Austen Heinz and Gilad Gome of Cambrian Genomics and Personalized Probiotics think your vagina should smell more like a peach.
Photo: Christopher Long/flickr
Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | The case for distinguishing between human rights and group rights | Nov 21 2014 | Rick Salutin | The legal decision that denied chemo to an Aboriginal girl based on her parents' Aboriginal rights makes it sound like a noble but tragic conflict between two rights -- but these rights are not equal.
Source: Manitoba Housing and Community Development
Politics in Canada | How affordable is affordable housing? | Nov 21 2014 | Josh Brandon | Despite high demand for housing in Winnipeg, some new non-profit housing projects are having difficulties filling some of their suites. Frontline housing advocates are rightly concerned.
Danielle Smith
Politics in Canada | The bloom is off the (Wild)rose | Nov 21 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | If this keeps up, it’s hard to believe Wildrose Party Leader Danielle Smith won't soon be thinking seriously about pulling the plug on politics.
World | Residents fight plans for new base in Okinawa, Japan | Nov 21 2014 | Redeye Collective | The island of Okinawa has been a military outpost for the United States since the end of World War II. Now there are plans to build new bases. Okinawan residents are resisting fiercely.