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Political Action | A life richly lived: Remembering Vi Morgan | Jun 25 2015 | Jamian Logue | This past Sunday, in her 100th year and with loving family at her side in Guelph, Ontario, our dear friend Vi Morgan peacefully passed away.
Source: Women Who Choose to Live
Civil Liberties Watch | Canadian woman faces 33 years in U.S. prison for protecting kids from abusive father | Jun 24 2015 | Matthew Behrens | Under Canada's woefully unfair Extradition Act, the U.S. is seeking a Canadian mother for an alleged violation of a highly problematic custody order, which threatens to pull her family apart.
The Council of Canadians and allies protest the tar sands trade talks in front o
Economy | Environment | World | Canada-EU trade deal would hinder policies to address climate change | Jun 24 2015 | Brent Patterson | The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) would worsen climate change.
Economy | Environment | Labour | We don't have to choose between jobs and climate action | Jun 24 2015 | John Cartwright | We don't have to choose between the economy and the environment. On July 5, I will join others in Toronto to demand a justice-based transition to a new energy economy from our political leaders.
Education | Neoliberalism steamrolling public education in B.C. | Jun 24 2015 | Tyson Kelsall | Public education in B.C. is facing a struggle against neoliberalism.
Environment | Labour | Political Action | Join the actions for Jobs, Justice and the Climate on July 4 and 5! | Jun 24 2015 | Andrea Harden-Donahue | Mark your calendars! July 4 and 5 are key dates to hit the streets for Jobs, Justice and the Climate.
Photo: Video Still
Labour | Politics in Canada | Watch: The new era of Canadian sex work | Jun 24 2015 | rabbleTV | On June 15, Vice published a report by Lowell, a pop singer and former stripper, to meet with policymakers and law enforcement officials to discuss Bill C-36, Canada's new sex work law.
Photo: We Demand An Apology Network used with permission
LGBTIQ | Political Action | Politics in Canada | LGBTIQ public servants demand apology for the Canadian war on queers | Jun 24 2015 | Ella Bedard | An apology is required. A new book by Gary Kinsman sheds light on a dark chapter in Canada's history, as those persecuted begin to demand redress for decades of surveillance and harassment.
LGBTIQ | Reconciling queerness and faith at the Human RITES Conference | Jun 24 2015 | Scott Neigh | Kim Holmes-Younger and Pam Rocker talk about a Calgary conference that brought people from multiple faiths together to discuss LGBTQ experiences of religion.
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Political Action | Politics in Canada | World | Watch: World attention on Gaza | Jun 24 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | Last summer, all eyes were on Gaza when Israel launched its third major attack on Gaza in 6 years. The resulting destruction largely remains and the world isn't living up to its commitment to rebuild.
Perfesser Dave
Politics in Canada | Perfesser Dave explains ethics in lobbying and how to manage political marriages | Jun 24 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Some stories are just too confusing for ordinary bloggers to explain. That's when we turn to the expert knowledge offered by such distinguished academics as Perfesser Dave.
Image: Flickr/otto-yamamoto
Anti-Racism | Feminism | Politics in Canada | US Politics | Charleston terror and conservative response show African-Americans their place | Jun 23 2015 | Gary Shaul | The massacre in Charleston, S.C., is a telling case study on the framing of racism, gender and terrorism in the U.S. which has spilled over into Canada.
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Indigenous Rights | GroundWire | June 22, 2015: Refugee health care, Bill C-24, two-spirit leadership | Jun 23 2015 | GroundWire | The latest episode of Groundwire features the National Day of Action for Refugee Health Care, Red Jam Slam Radio Festival, Bill C-24, two-spirit leadership in Thunder Pride and more.
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Arts & Culture | Media Matters | Political Action | Politics in Canada | You need this book: Best of rabble.ca 2015 edition | Jun 23 2015 | rabble staff | You know what? Best of rabble, the 2015 edition is on its way, along with your chance to support rabble and read some of our highlights.
Philip Shepherd with wife Allyson (left) + Lynn
Arts & Culture | # 233 -- Philip Shepherd is present | Jun 23 2015 | Lynn Thompson | Philip Shepherd, author of "New Self, New World," shares updates and ideas on the benefit of living on purpose in the present.