May 7
Arundhati Roy | Fascism's firm footprint has appeared in India. And the parallels between contemporary India and pre-war Germany are chilling, only there is no Hitler - instead, the hydra-headed, many-armed symphoni
May 7
Ian Black and Andrew Osborn | Holland's first political murder in modern history. On the heels of his extremist zero immigration campaign, the prominent rightwing Dutch politician, Pim Fortuyn, was assassinated last night - just
rabble news May 6
Byron Christopher | Meagan left Saskatchewan to join the front line of Sudan's bloody civil war. Her weapon was information. And her enemy was one of Canada's prominent corporate citizens: Talisman Energy.
May 6
Pierre Tran | A public face on hushed realities. For many French nationals, including French Arabs, Africans and other minorities, the recent public support for right wing National Front leader, Jean-Marie Le Pen
May 6
Guardian Staff | Ding. Round Two. After a whopping victory over France's extreme-right National Front leader, Jean-Marie Le Pen, Liberal Democracy party member, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, will lead the country up to its m
May 6
CBC News Staff | Fighting the good fight. Over the weekend, Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) workers agreed to a tentative contract with the Ontario government, and return to work, optimistic in the fut
May 3
Jim Wilkes | Good timing Ernie. The Ontario Public Service Employees Union's (OPSEU) tentative settlement with the Ontario government is both a victory for OPSEU workers and Tory Premier Ernie Eves - whose willi
everyone's a critic May 2
Judy Rebick | It's not rocket science. And it doesn't take a genius to figure out that the scheme to privatize Canada's healthcare system will actually make costs greater, and the services worse than ever.
everyone's a critic May 1
Jerry West | As we celebrate May Day - the international working class holiday commemorating the Haymarket Riot victims - the blood red flag that became the symbol of the worker's struggles for rights, needs to b
May 1
Carol Harrington | G-8 slumber party. An activists' agreement to rent land for a massive campsite near this summer's G-8 summit in Kananaskis, Alberta, is on the rocks. In fact, the landlords are considering making it
May 1
Guardian Staff | The people say feh! to your extreme nationalistic policies. Today, in the biggest protest in France since the 1968 student demonstrations, over a million people demonstrated against the far right (mo
everyone's a critic May 1
Judy Rebick | Riven by inter-ethnic conflict and new waves of neo-liberalism, the former Yugoslavia is also home to germinal leftist movements and thinkers, offering fresh ideas on the past and for the future. I r
May 1
Susan Loone | May Day Madness. On this worldwide official day of solidarity for workers, peaceful celebrations turn grim in Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Malaysia, when hundreds of workers and supporters on a peace wa
rabble news April 30
Varnya Bromilow | Coalition troops in Afghanistan are killed more often by their own side's flubs than by enemy attack. The proportion of military deaths blamed on "friendly fire" has increased steadily since the Seco
April 29
Reuters | Not in my name. Never. Not all Jews support Israel's government policy and treatment of Palestinians. In fact, many Jews outside of Israel are campaigning for boycotts and sanctions against the state
April 27
Jeff Heinrich | Bad for communication. Labour leaders meeting with G8 ministers during this weekend's pre-G8 summit (Kananaskis, Alberta, June 2002), deplored the secrecy of the event - calling it symbolic of the G8
April 27
Participant | Stopped in their tracks. Before they could take a step in any direction, demonstrators against the pre-G8 Summit meetings in Montreal this weekend, were circled by a tight ring of police in full riot
April 26
Vaughn Palmer | If I remove five thousand beds, replace three thousand and remove two thousand more ... hmm. No matter how you count it, British Columbia Liberals are doing a lot of double talk around their latest a
April 26
Armand Roy | As both governments and private companies race to meet the illusive super-efficient, high-value profit margin, why are Canada's greatest resources - people - disappearing into the ether?
everyone's a critic April 25
Judy Rebick | For the first time since 1969, all left-wing presidential candidates failed to reach the second round of France's run-off election. The stunning result sounded a warning bell for progressive forces a
April 25
Nathan Rao | I have been on the verge of crying, for much of the afternoon and evening, watching the results come in from the French presidential elections. Lionel Jospin: qu'as-tu fait de notre victoire?
April 25
Amira Hass | In Israel, the latest campaign of confusion made the excesses of the Israeli Defence Forces' recent West Bank military operation, seem like the hysterical whims of Israeli soldiers. But the act of va
April 25
Toronto Star Staff | New York, again? Sending shards of glass flying, hitting people on the street below, part of a building collapsed today in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood. The explosion happened just before noon to
rabble news April 24
rabble staff | It's Tuesday, April 16, in Toronto. Hogtown, usually an ugly shade of grey at this time of year, has turned bright red. An impromptu meeting of radical celebs is caught on camera.
April 24
Zev Tiefenbach | I was taught by my grandparents - survivors of the Holocaust - that "never again" should be applied not only to the Jews, but to all of humanity. If our peaceful act of occupying Liberal Member of Pa
everyone's a critic April 24
Krystalline Kraus | Aboriginal and African Canadians feel it's time for North American and European colonial powers to make amends for their actions of the past by providing reparations.
April 23
Julian Borger | Well, it happened this week. Thanks to the campaign by the Bush administration, Exxon-Mobil and other energy companies, Robert Watson, the British-born U.S. atmospheric scientist and international sc
everyone's a critic April 23
Jessie Smith | We are constantly told that, not only do we have no alternative, but that there is no alternative. But even I could come up with a list of alternative policies that, if implemented, could fundamental
April 23
Greg Palast | So many factoids written this week in the papers - from the New York Times to (wince) The Guardian - almost all using identical words such as "dictatorial", "unpopular", "resignation" when describing
April 22
DC Indymedia | The protests, rallies, teach-ins and events in Washington, D.C. this weekend were calm and peaceful as tens of thousands of people from diverse backgrounds united for a variety of causes. Between 75,

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