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on rabble.ca

CommonCauses | Political Action | The Peoples' Social Forum: A pan-Canadian/Quebec/Indigenous movement convergence | Aug 13 2014 | Scott Neigh | Sakura Saunders and Greg Macdougall talk about the Peoples' Social Forum, a historic gathering of movements happening in Ottawa from August 21 to 24.
CommonCauses | Media Matters | Political Action | Find rabble.ca at the Peoples' Social Forum | Aug 13 2014 | rabble staff | The Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa is fast approaching! With just a week left until the Forum, here's a sneak peek at some of the amazing events coming up that we're involved in.
Image: Flickr/Deepak Sarda
Economy | Ten reasons to smash capitalism | Aug 13 2014 | Gary Engler | There are many reasons to hate a system that produces so much war, destruction of the environment and alienation. Here are ten.
Economy | How taxes have changed over the last half century | Aug 13 2014 | Iglika Ivanova | A comprehensive analysis of all taxes that Canadian families actually pay shows clearly the erosion of tax fairness that accompanied the tax cuts of the early 2000s.
Photo: Harsha Walia
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Political Action | Mount Polley: Mining is disaster | Aug 13 2014 | Harsha Walia | The mining industry is a key example of Canada's colonial and capitalist foundations, devastating the environment, dispossessing communities, and committing egregious human rights violations.
Photo by Annita McPhee via Twitter
Environment | Indigenous Rights | The Klabona Keepers blockade the Red Chris mine over water concerns | Aug 13 2014 | Brent Patterson | The Klabona Keepers of the Tahltan First Nation have blockaded the site of the Imperial Metals' Red Chris copper and gold mine near Prince George, B.C.
Labour | UFCW files human rights complaint before BC Human Rights Tribunal | Aug 13 2014 | John Bonnar | UFCW Canada is asking the BC Human Rights Tribunal to conduct an inquiry into gender-based discrimination practiced by SAWP employers in B.C. against Mexican migrant agricultural workers.
Doug Horner 'Most Wanted' Card
Politics in Canada | Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner now a candidate for the high jump | Aug 13 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | With the Alberta PC caucus is disarray, about the only real questions remaining are when and how Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner will be forced to walk the plank.
Photo: Kenny Louie/flickr
Technology | Consumer electronics and the miracle of materials | Aug 13 2014 | Wayne MacPhail | Who, three decades ago, would have imagined that the materials that would change consumer electronics would be glass, ABS plastic, sapphire, graphite and aluminum?
Anti-Racism | Indigenous Rights | Why the Left is doomed -- a vignette | Aug 12 2014 | J. Baglow | Some curmudgeonly thoughts on the tendency of the Left to turn on itself and avoid solidarity at all costs.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | LGBTIQ | Shout Back! Festival 2014 | Aug 12 2014 | The F Word | The F Word speaks with Idris Plum and features artists in the queer, feminist, anti-capitalist, do-it-together, punk festival: Shout Back!
Civil Liberties Watch | Four more homeless deaths in Toronto | Aug 12 2014 | John Bonnar | In the summertime, most people are preoccupied with their vacation plans. But death never takes a vacation. Particularly for homeless people who are far more likely to die prematurely.
CommonCauses | Political Action | Peoples' Social Forum: Rated 'R' for Revolutionary | Aug 12 2014 | Peoples' Social Forum | The Peoples' Social Forum is bringing together thousands of people from every region who want to unite to oppose the current political climate and economic direction.
CommonCauses | Media Matters | Political Action | Call-out for Alternative Media Movement Assembly (Updated with Livestream details!) | Aug 12 2014 | rabble staff | Join the Alternative Media Movement Assembly on building radical media and activist communication infrastructures, taking place during the Peoples' Social Forum (PSF) national gathering.
Photo: Ann Baekken/flickr
Economy | Politics in Canada | Northern Pulp reveals workings of power and politics in Nova Scotia | Aug 12 2014 | Stephen Kimber | The lesson of Northern Pulp isn't just environmental. It's also about how those in power have done business here for generations. Is it a lesson too late for the learning?