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Arts & Culture | Environment | Mother/Earth | May 10 2015 | Lizanne Foster | On this Mother's Day, a reflection on mothers and on Mother Earth.
Indigenous Rights | Justice Tour 2015: Churches focus on climate change and ending poverty | May 10 2015 | Dennis Gruending | Three Canadian church leaders are travelling the country on Justice Tour 2015, focused on climate justice and ending poverty.
Doug Goss
Politics in Canada | Despite his huge unintended favour to the NDP, U of A chair needs to step aside | May 10 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | You can slam a new government you don't support in the run-up to an election. You can be the non-partisan chair of a public institution’s board. But you can't do both.
Image: Twitter/@rachelnotley
Elections | Like Barrett '72, Rachel Notley and Alberta are in for a wild ride | May 9 2015 | Rod Mickleburgh | After turfing two decades of SoCred rule, B.C. NDP's Dave Barrett famously told his caucus, 'We're here for a good time, not a long time.' What row will newly elected Rachel Notley hoe?
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
Anti-Racism | Arts & Culture | Good News | Feel Good Friday: Everything's totally fine edition | May 8 2015 | Kaitlin McNabb | This feel-good news has been properly edited in accordance with some recently passed material. I'm totally happy about that.
Photo: Graphic History Collective
Arts & Culture | Labour | What Canadians need to know about their labour history | May 8 2015 | Ella Bedard | There are many meanings to May Day. Members of the Graphic History Collective tell us what the Workers' holiday is all about.
Photo: Khadr family/Wikimedia Commons
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | The legal vengeance case of Omar Khadr | May 8 2015 | Monia Mazigh | The Harper government has been using Omar Khadr to please its base and send its usual message of "law and order." What will happen to public opinion if Omar Khadr tells his own version of the story?
Civil Liberties Watch | Omar Khadr is free at last | May 8 2015 | J. Baglow | Why did it take so damned long?
John Brownlee
Elections | Politics in Canada | Tune up this spring with something new … Alberta's PCs can find renewal and purpose as something completely different! | May 8 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Clearly, the time is right to restructure the PC Party as a chain of urban fuel stations, just like the UFA did when it was wiped out by Social Credit in 1935.
Photo: Don Voaklander/flickr
Elections | NDP | Politics in Canada | What the NDP victory means for progress and politics in Alberta | May 8 2015 | Rick Salutin | So what should we make of the NDP victory in Alberta? What does it mark politically and does it proclaim anything new about social democracy or democratic socialism?
Photo: flickr/ Jack Hope
Elections | Labour | NDP | Politics in Canada | Notley wins the province, but can she win the Alberta civil service? | May 8 2015 | Ryan Donnelly | The Alberta NDP has won a majority government, and with that the Premier's office and a large civil service that has been carrying out tasks for the PC government for over 40 years.
Photo: flickr/ Dave Cournoyer
Elections | NDP | Politics in Canada | Five things Albertans need to do in a post-PC province | May 8 2015 | Todd Ferguson | Dear Alberta, Congratulations on your NDP majority win. Now here's five things you can do to help out and support the progressives changes that are afoot.
Photo: Greens MPs/flickr
Environment | See you at the ribbon cutting? Federal panel approves nuclear dump on Lake Huron | May 8 2015 | Ole Hendrickson | A federal environmental assessment panel has just released its report approving a proposal to bury nuclear waste on the shores of Lake Huron, next to the world's largest inland water ecosystem.
Feminism | The rights of Asian and migrant sex workers | May 8 2015 | The F Word | Pragya Sharma interviews Elene Lam, founder of the organization Butterfly, which provides support to, and advocates for, the rights of Asian and migrant sex workers.
Photo: Canadian Labour Congress
Labour | This week in labour: We've got our work cut out for us | May 8 2015 | Ella Bedard | Don't let the NDP Alberta victory fool you, labour has got to keep up the fight.