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Arts & Culture | Education | Indigenous Rights | University of Saskatchewan sells off Aboriginal art -- for a loss! | Jul 28 2014 | Alexander Ervin, Howard Woodhouse | Western universities are stewards not only of academic freedom, but of our cultural and historical patrimony. Why then, is the University of Saskatchewan secretly selling off Aboriginal art at a loss?
Photo: Seth Anderson/flickr
Arts & Culture | Economy | Income inequality deniers launch a new offensive against Piketty's theories | Jul 28 2014 | Pierre Beaulne | It seems rather clear that the main theories in French economist Thomas Piketty's bestseller "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" are irritating a number of people.
Photo: flickr/DAVID HOLT
Civil Liberties Watch | Gaza | World | Gaza: What a destructive and unnecessary war! | Jul 28 2014 | Paul Weinberg | Is the war in Gaza really about Israel stopping a Palestinian unity government? Experts weigh in on the war in Gaza.
Economy | Marjorie Griffin Cohen on Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century | Jul 28 2014 | Redeye Collective | Capital in the Twenty-First Century surveys 200 years of economic history and wealth distribution. It’s sold more than 100,000 copies and is one of the most talked about economics book in decades.
Economy | Geoff Mann on Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century | Jul 28 2014 | Redeye Collective | Capital in the Twenty-First Century surveys 200 years of economic history and wealth distribution. It’s sold more than 100,000 copies and is one of the most talked about economics book in decades.
Feminism | Political Action | World | Changing Laws & Unchanging Statistics: Rape & Rape Laws in India | Jul 28 2014 | Victoria Fenner | A talk by Poonam Kathuria of the Society for Women's Action and Training Initiatives in Gujarat, India.
Gaza invaded 2014, Wikipedia image
Gaza | World | The war in Gaza: History does matter | Jul 28 2014 | Dennis Gruending | Israel has invaded Gaza yet again. Partisan explanations for these recurring conflicts provide us with too little history.
Children in Gaza crying after parents were murdered by Israel
Gaza | Open Letter to the Liberal Party of Canada on Gaza Massacre | Jul 28 2014 | Independent Jewish Voices - Canada | The Liberal Party of Canada has shown no difference in rhetoric from the Conservatives in their unconditional support for Israel's war crimes. When will they stand up for humanity?
Swiss Cheese
Politics in Canada | The Fraser facts, minus the spin: Alberta has a revenue problem, not a spending problem | Jul 28 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Never mind the statistics, there are enough holes in the Fraser Institute's sloppy interpretation to store captured carbon!
Photo: wolfpeterson/flickr
Politics in Canada | No sense of decency: Canada's cruel and unusual government | Jul 28 2014 | Gerry Caplan | If a policy is cruel and unusual, if it outrages our standards of decency, what do we make of those promoting it?
World | Ukraine army seizes and blocks access to Malaysia Airlines crash site | Jul 28 2014 | Rgoer Annis | Ukraine's government is on a shelling rampage in southeast Ukraine. Ever since self-defense fighters turned over the site to international investigators, access has been blocked by the Ukraine army.
Stephen Harper
Gaza | Politics in Canada | World | On the parlous state of the prime ministerial belfry: Batty, or what? | Jul 27 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Apparently Prime Minister Stephen Harper thinks all the world's problems are caused by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Who knew?
World | Slander abounds in depictions of autonomy fighters in eastern Ukraine, while MH 17 investigation stalls and Kyiv’s war rages | Jul 27 2014 | Roger Annis | 'The international left needs to rapidly mobilize in opposition to the war threat in eastern Europe and in solidarity with the people of southeast Ukraine'.
Gaza | World | Gaza: Some revised history | Jul 26 2014 | J. Baglow | The killing of three Israeli teens was not carried out by Hamas. The rationale for hostilities in the Middle East, initiated by Israel, has disappeared. Peace talks, anyone?
Labour | Israeli attack on Palestine; neo-liberal politics in India | Jul 26 2014 | Diana Beaumont | Labour news from the Asia pacific region, including analysis of the ongoing Israeli attack on Palestine, and the neo-liberal agenda of the new BJP government in India.