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LGBTIQ | Politics in Canada | What exactly is the 'compromise' Jason Kenney thinks the NDP should make on sexual minority rights? | Sep 11 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | It's pretty rich for Jason Kenney, of all people, to accuse Alberta Education Minister David Eggen of trying to score political points by standing up for human rights.
Media Matters | By funding international journalism projects, Ottawa shapes perceptions of Canadian policies abroad | Sep 11 2016 | Yves Engler | Canada's aid agency has doled out tens of millions of dollars on media initiatives they expect will portray their operations sympathetically.
Economy | Labour | World | Cheapening the public: A discussion on the TPP | Sep 10 2016 | Diane Connors | Representatives from the CoC and Unifor recently met with Minister Sohi in Edmonton to discuss concerns about the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Hillary Clinton 1995, arriving in Huairou, China, in the rain
Feminism | US Politics | World | Waiting for Hillary | Sep 10 2016 | Frieda Werden | A talk from 1995 at the UN World Conference on Women provides a historical look at Clinton's relationship with the women's movement.
Lindsey Graham
Politics in Canada | U.S. Senator apparently spurned by Alberta NDP would 'like to move to Canada' | Sep 10 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | Will the Wildrose Party issue a press release condemning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government for not offering Sen. Lindsey Graham accelerated priority immigration?
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | US Politics | Disarm Hate | Sep 9 2016 | For the 91 Americans shot and killed every day. For the LGBTQ community. For Orlando.
Civil Liberties Watch | Elections | Political Action | Change the way we vote | Sep 9 2016 | Trudeau promised that the election where he won his majority would be the last unfair election
Image: Flickr/Carolina Alves
Civil Liberties Watch | Technology | Anonymity is a right that must be protected | Sep 9 2016 | Kyle Curlew | As the House moves to debate amendments and changes to Harper's notorious anti-terror Bill C-51, we must remain vigilant against its true purpose: social control.
Image: Vimeo
Education | Universities are still pretty clueless when it comes to safe spaces | Sep 9 2016 | Shawn Garbutt | Safe spaces are havens from oppression for those who have suffered institutional harms. They don't inhibit free speech -- they make it possible.
Photo: Mita Hans
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Political Action | US Politics | Standing up for Standing Rock rally focuses attention on Indigenous resistance | Sep 9 2016 | Sophia Reuss | Indigenous youth and elders protested the Dakota Access Pipeline outside of the U.S. consulate in Toronto yesterday, emphasizing the importance of cross-border solidarity.
Politics in Canada | Donna Kennedy-Glans, former cabinet minister and oilpatch executive, joins race to lead Alberta PCs | Sep 9 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | DKG has got a resume impressive enough at first glance to describe the very model of a modern major party leader! How much that will help her remains to be seen.
Petr Vaclav on We Are Never Alone, Choice, Fascism, and Optimism.
Arts & Culture | World | Petr Vaclav on his new film 'We Are Never Alone,' choice, fascism and optimism | Sep 8 2016 | Face2Face | Petr and I talk about his new film Never Alone and about choice, fascism, ideological issues that concern us all and why he's still an optimist.
Arts & Culture | Saints preserve us from the canonization of Mother Teresa | Sep 8 2016 | J. Baglow | No point being kind about the person just elevated to sainthood a few days ago. She was a monster. But what does this elevation signify?
Rick and I talk about kitchen table culture, aspiring leaders, 3 part epiphanies
Arts & Culture | Rick Wolfe on kitchen table culture, aspiring leaders and three-part epiphanies | Sep 8 2016 | Face2Face | Rick and I talk about kitchen table culture, aspiring leaders, three-part epiphanies, and why conversation is a deeply creative process.
Arts & Culture | World | 'Forbidden Fruit' chronicles memories of a traumatic 1980s Beijing | Sep 8 2016 | Ellen Tolmie | 'Forbidden Fruit' is Gail Pellett's raw and highly personal memoir of the year, mid-1980 to mid-1981, when she lived in Beijing as China was just emerging from its decade-long Cultural Revolution.