Calgary during last week's floods. (Photo: Wilson Hui/flickr)
Alberta's floods and corporate power in an age of climate disaster
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Idle No More co-founder Sheelah McLean on Canada Day and Sovereignty Summer
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Sovereignty Summer: Idle No More launches new website to amplify impact of the movement
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Author Richard Van Camp joins the Babble Book Club today
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Medicine Hat hit by the floods. (Photo: City of Medicine Hat)
Water, water everywhere: Will storms and floods like this become the new normal?
Discussion on Keystone XL heats up after Obama climate speech
Obama challenges the world on climate change
Cross-Canada actions: Solidarity with Swamp Line 9 blockade
Snowden supporters in Hong Kong. The whistleblower is seeking asylum in Ecuador. (Photo:
NSA whistleblower Snowden leaves Hong Kong, headed for asylum with aid from Wikileaks
A street scene in Calgary, as tens of thousands of now been evacuated. (Photo: waynerd / flickr)
Conservative Party postpones convention due to flooding in Calgary
Hear Chris Hedges' talk delivered in Ottawa earlier this month
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Canada? Idle No More has changed the whole conversation
Tamil refugees from Sri Lanka. (Photo: climatalk / flickr)
Why World Refugee Day is so important
Brazil has erupted in protest in recent days. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Agencia Brasil)
'Salad uprising' rocks Brazil ahead of next year's World Cup
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Actions across the country sent a clear message to the Harper government. (Photo:  Caelie_Frampton / flickr)
Refugee lawyers: Cuts to Interim Federal Health Program are 'wrong and illegal'
The 'G8 leaders' arrive in Northern Ireland ahead of this week's meetings. (Photo: Oxfam International / flickr)
As G8 meets, Conservative government blasted for watering down efforts against sexual violence
A photo from behind the barricades in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo: Ben Powless)
Taksim everywhere, resistance everywhere
Five walkers from the Journey for Earth arrived in Toronto this week on their way to Ottawa for June 21. (Photo: Occupy Canada)
Activist Communique: Journey for Earth walkers arrive in Toronto on their way to Ottawa
Photo: @looocey / Twitter
'Stop the tar sands' protest to greet Harper's speech to the British Parliament
Remembering the homeless who have died on the streets of Toronto
Homeless deaths mounting at a record pace in Toronto
Monday protest outside Joe Oliver's office. (Photo: John Bonnar)
Steelworkers rally against Harper's low-wage, anti-worker agenda
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Edward Snowden: NSA whistleblower explains his decision
Video: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in his own words
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CBC's secret fund story still stands despite belated Conservative denials
Sadness and anger in France after far right murder of 19-year-old student
Rally and vigil in Paris after far right killing of 19-year-old student Clément Méric
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Mix of cautious optimism and skepticism greets B.C. government announcement on Northern Gateway pipeline
Happy Environment Week! (Sort of)
Did Harper forget it's Environment Week? Seven reasons he may not want to mark the occasion
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War and the whistleblower: Bradley Manning on trial
Photo: Charlene Vickers
From Mike Duffy to Rob Ford, Canada's right-wing is cracking up
B.C. government makes official statement on Enbridge pipeline
B.C. government formally opposes Enbridge pipeline
Tens of thousands in Greece have protested Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold. (Photo:
Canadian mining company confronted with fierce opposition over Greece projects
Arthur Porter (Photo:
The Doctor of Panama: A strange tale of Harperite politics and national security
Mulcair interrogates Harper over Senate expenses scandal
Video: Mulcair vs. Harper on Senate expenses scandal in Question Period
Dr. Henry Morgentaler (1923 - 2013)
Farewell to a brave, inspiring fighter: Canadians pay tribute to Dr. Henry Morgentaler
Photo: West Annex News / flickr
Rob Ford and the blue-collar-millionaire myth
Electoral fraud: On the Federal Court ruling in the 'robocalls' case
Election fraud finding by Federal Court points directly at Conservative Party
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The Senate chamber. (Photo: Johnath / flickr, Creative Commons)
Six key points for understanding Harper's Senate scandal
New Union Project telephone town hall attracts thousands
Thousands join New Union Project telephone town hall meeting
Mount Douglas' original name is PKOLS. (Photo: Andy M Smith / flickr)
The PKOLS reclamation: Saturating the land with our stories
Photo: @carlena / Twitter
World media reports on Harper government's growing Senate expense scandal
Elijah Harper. (Photo:
Elijah Harper remembered: 'He will have a place in Canadian history forever'
Hypocrisy, privilege and the real scandal of Rob Ford
Dangerous addictions: Toronto, right-wing hypocrisies and Rob Ford
Harper's Keystone XL sales pitch in New York City greeted by protest
Harper faces protest in New York City over Canada's dismal climate policies and Keystone XL
Harper government in hot water after Chief-of-Staff secretly cuts cheque for Senator Mike Duffy
L'affaire Duffy: Will Harper be held to account?
Venezuela's new labour law: The best Mother's Day gift
Adrian Dix spoke to 1000 people at a 'rally for change' Sunday in Vancouver. (Photo:  brent_granby / flickr)
Filipino community will benefit from BC NDP's policy commitments
Christy Clark and Liberals win a stunner in B.C., Greens' Andrew Weaver picks up first ever seat
BC Liberals pull off stunning election win, Greens pick up first ever seat
The gang at ShitHarperDid is at it again -- using humour to challenge Harper's 'Economic Action Plan.' (Photo:
Can online activism incite political agency? ShitHarperDid keeps apathy in its crosshairs
A Mother's Day appeal for peace and justice
From Guantanamo to Yemen: A Mother's Day appeal for justice
Hey Joe Fresh: After Bangladesh, workers need the protection of unions
Memo to Joe Fresh: Get smart and don't be Walmart
Rex Weyler: Why more tar sands pipelines will be a disaster for Canada
Why more tar sands pipelines will only bring disaster for B.C. and Canada
The Caravan: Halifax hip hop trio calls out Harper
Indie Inside: The Caravan
Thousands protest in Hungary against the rise of Jobbik, a neo-Nazi party. (Photo: Janos Marjai / EPA)
Safe country? World Jewish Congress fears Hungary will relive 'darkest era in European history'
Dr. Cindy Blackstock of Indigenous Waves Radio.
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression and whistleblowers
Naomi Klein: Time for big environmental organizations to divest from fossil fuels
It's time for environmental groups to divest from fossil fuels
May Day in Dhaka, Bangladesh. (Photo:
May Day: Workers in Bangladesh demand workplace safety
Just like last year, May Day in Ottawa will include a march on the Prime Minister's Office. (Photo:
Cause for celebration this May Day: Marginalized workers find new ways to get organized
Canada's Immigration Minister, Jason Kenney. (Photo: michael_swan / flickr)
Jason Kenney shows his true colours while explaining changes to foreign worker program
James Hansen at the Forward on Climate Rally, Washington, D.C. (Photo:
Canadian officials should be ashamed for attacking scientists
Memorial ceremonies are taking place across Canada today to honour workers killed on the job. (Photo:
National Day of Mourning: Past sacrifice, present struggle
Paddlers determined to protest the Salish Sea from Kinder Morgan's expansion plans. (Photo: Tsleil-Waututh Nation)
B.C. election: Christy Clark's position on pipelines is as clear as tar
Wednesday in the House Defence Minister MacKay got called out by the NDP's Nathan Cullen. (Photo: Secretary of Defense / flickr)
'You voted against money for our troops': NDP calls out Peter MacKay
The latest in our special series: find out how citizen science solved the mystery of the missing monarchs.
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Hot Docs preview: CHIMERAS puts spotlight on China's art scene
CHIMERAS at Hot Docs spotlights booming China art scene
An estimated 50,000 people marched in celebration of Earth Day in Montreal Sunday. (Photo: Frédéric Sultan / flickr)
West-to-east pipelines are all about exports and corporate profits, not energy security
Photo: Caelie_Frampton/Flickr
The trouble with evidence: Cuts to the Health Council of Canada
Photo:  The Bay Area's News Station / flickr
Massive police operation in Boston - one bombing suspect killed
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Science: Citizens getting back to basics
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Trudeau and Chretien. (Photo: Adam Scotti)
Advice for Tom Mulcair and Justin Trudeau: Hammer Harper on the economy
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MPs Jinny Sims and Alexandre Boulerice kicked off the first session of convention. (Photo:
Conservative smear machine hits the NDP with old-fashioned red-baiting
On the death of Margaret Thatcher
Not Rex: The ghost of Margaret Thatcher marches on
Photo: Great Plains Tar Sands Resistance
'Rise up to defend land and water': Oklahoma grandmother takes action against Keystone XL
Photo:  Francisco Diez / flickr
Capitalism as usual: Why RBC's outsourcing isn't really a surprise
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Maggie! Maggie! Maggie! Eulogy for a welfare state arsonist
Strike news from around the world as anti-austerity struggles heat up
From New York to Hong Kong: Striking workers shut down fast food joints, ports and schools
Our parliamentary reporter Karl Nerenberg has covered the abuse suffered by the Roma in Hungary. (Photo: habeebee / flickr)
Trading away human rights? Canada turns a blind eye toward abuses against Roma in EU
What tales does Michael Sona have to tell?
Junior Conservative charged for robocalls: What tales does he have to tell?
The police complaints process in Vancouver comes under scrutiny.
The thin blue line and the criminalization of dissent
Last week the World Social Forum took place in Tunisia. (Photo: Amine Ghrabi / flickr)
The Geneva Conference Against Racism: A participant's account
Gmanwolf featured this month in rabbletv's Indie Inside
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Remembering Peter Kormos (1952 - 2013)
Remembering Peter Kormos: A rebel with a cause
A campus-wide vote will take place Wednesday and Thursday this week to decide the fate of OPIRG-Carleton.
Campus activism at Carleton under threat
Remembering Ralph Klein
Remembering Ralph Klein: Discussing union bargaining styles over the proverbial drink with the premier
Robo journalism? Hard questions for the media in Harper's Canada
Robo Hacks: Hard questions for the media in Harperland
Canada's Economic Action Panda
Canada's Economic Action Panda
Photo: MaghrebEmergent
Major march to launch the World Social Forum
Thousands welcomed the Nishiyuu youth walkers to Parliament Hill Monday. (Photo: Ben Powless)
Speaking out, demanding respect: Nishiyuu walkers bring message to Parliament Hill
This is the scene today, as thousands welcome Nishiyuu youth finishing an epic journey on Parliament Hill. (Photo:@NathanCullen)
Forget 'panda diplomacy'; it's the Journey of Nishiyuu that deserves our full attention
CLC Political Action Conference wraps up in Toronto
Building a more inclusive and representative labour movement in Canada
This was the scene Thursday at an anti-racism action. (Photo: Ben Powless)
Indigenous youth on epic journey to Ottawa deserve attention and respect
Celebrate World Water Day
Canadian Film and Water Docs festivals this week
Budget 2013: Smoke, mirrors and very few details
Photo: JPDaigle / flickr
The C is for co-operation, not corporation: An open letter to MEC members
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Warm and fuzzies: Canadian mythmaking on the 10th anniversary of a slaughter