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Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Nothing 'sunny' about Canadian's extradition to France. Why should China be any different? | Oct 13 2016 | Gerry Caplan | Two years ago, Dr. Hassan Diab was extradited to France and immediately imprisoned on spurious and very rocky charges. With Trudeau considering an extradition treaty with China, should we be worried?
Environment | Ottawa town hall says Energy East risks waterways | Oct 13 2016 | Brent Patterson | Ottawa residents discussed a new 30-page report, which found that a spill from the Energy East Pipeline would have catastrophic consequences.
Photo: Paulann Egelhoff/flickr
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Political Action | Land protectors and activists stand together for climate justice | Oct 13 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The movement to combat climate change is growing dynamically and unpredictably, and is facing increasing repression from the fossil-fuel industry and government authorities.
Feminism | Food & Health | The 'Pink Ribbon' campaign should be for all women, not just the non-disabled | Oct 13 2016 | Bonnie Brayton | "Pink madness" began showing up on football fields across North America on Sunday night and it will soon be in full swing. Are all women included in the campaign against breast cancer?
G8-G20 | The beginning of Occupy and trying to find our way | Oct 13 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | Please forgive us for the fact that Occupy wasn't always dainty or clean. We had dedicated people do the necessary logistics and fundraising, the media tent was busy and we all OccuTried our best.
Haiti | World | Another round of disaster aid to Haiti risks reinforcing U.S. domination | Oct 13 2016 | Kim Ives | The damage created by Hurricane Matthew as it passed over Haiti on October 4 approaches the scale of the earthquake disaster in 2010, according to reports by observers.
Indigenous Rights | World | Ukraine foreign minister makes news in Canada for wanting to scuttle Arctic co-operation with Russia | Oct 13 2016 | Renfrey Clarke, Roger Annis | Some Canadian media seems to think that sabotaging co-operation between countries in the Arctic region a climate-warming world is a legitimate weapon in the ongoing propaganda war against Russia.
Photo: Leif Hinrichsen/flickr
Politics in Canada | Mobilizing our collective resources for Syrian refugee resettlement in Winnipeg | Oct 13 2016 | Emily Halldorson, Hani Al-Ubeady, Ray Silvius | As the Syrian refugee crisis continues, so do Canada's obligations toward refugee resettlement. With a reported 900 Syrians to arrive in Manitoba before the end of this year, what have we learned?
Sandra Jansen
Politics in Canada | It's official: Sandra Jansen is now running for Alberta Progressive Conservative leadership | Oct 13 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | The Alberta Liberal Party, meanwhile, has now set timelines for a leadership race of its own.
Image: Instagram
Anti-Racism | Education | Despite their best protests, Canadian universities still aren't safe spaces for diverse voices | Oct 12 2016 | Kevin Hurren | If you ask universities themselves, Canadian campuses are fertile settings for diversity and marginalized people. The problem is the students don't agree.
Orlando von Einsiedel & Joanna Natasegara, The White Helmets, Syria
Arts & Culture | World | Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara on 'The White Helmets,' Syria, courage and fear | Oct 12 2016 | Face2Face | On today's TIFF episode, I talk to Orlando and Joanna about their moving new film "The White Helmets," Syria, courage and doing the right thing in the face of fear.
Civil Liberties Watch | Elections | Politics in Canada | Here's how we can repeal Bill C-51 and win strong privacy rules to keep us safe | Oct 12 2016 | David Christopher | With your help, we've just launched a powerful new tool to get Canadian voices on the public record against Bill C-51.
Photo: Kevin M Klerks/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Labour | Politics in Canada | Manitoba's Bill 7 invokes democracy even as it threatens the right to unionize | Oct 12 2016 | Sudhir Sandhu | What was seen as bad legislation for Canada, is now being presented as good policy for Manitoba in Bill 7.
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Eric Kounce
Economy | Environment | Politics in Canada | We can't dig our way out of the fossil fuels pit | Oct 12 2016 | David Suzuki | Most governments have committed to the Paris Agreement's goal of limiting global warming to two degrees above pre-industrial levels, with an aspirational goal of 1.5 degrees. We're nearing the latter.
Economy | Feminism | Labour | Canada's women lagging way behind in the workplace -- and we can do so much better | Oct 12 2016 | Kate Bezanson | Where are all the women in Canada's labour force?