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Apr 12, 2018

Judy Rebick on her life and new memoir

Victoria Fenner
rabble.ca's cofounder talks about her new memoir about her life as an activist while coping as a survivor of childhood sexual abuse.
Blog
Apr 11, 2018
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'Heroes In My Head': The Clinic Will Stay Open

Judy Rebick
Part Two excerpt from rabble co-founder Judy Rebick's memoir, with a look at the court battle to support Dr. Henry Morgentaler, and Rebick's own exploration of her mental health.
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Apr 10, 2018
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Heroes In My Head: The Abortion Fight in Canada

Judy Rebick
Activist, feminist and co-founder of rabble.ca, Judy Rebick shares her life in this excerpt about her support for Dr. Henry Morgentaler's Toronto abortion clinic.
Blog
Apr 10, 2018
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'Heroes In My Head': The Abortion Fight in Canada

Judy Rebick
Part One: Activist, feminist and co-founder of rabble.ca, Judy Rebick shares her life in this excerpt about her support for Dr. Henry Morgentaler's Toronto abortion clinic.
Blog
Feb 28, 2018
Leaving Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Photo: Harry and Rowena Kennedy/Flickr

Grandpa's universe

Ed Finn
Now in his 90s, writer Ed Finn shares an excerpt from his memoir, a look at his grandfather who died in 1937.
Book Review
Mar 31, 2016

The power of memory and storytelling

Christine Smith (McFarlane)
Author Lee Maracle shows why she is one of the greatest writers of her time with her new collection on storytelling. It (almost) left our reviewer speechless.
Podcast
Mar 19, 2013

Play: How Has My Love Affected You?

Redeye
Marcus Youssef is well-known for his plays on political issues from the invasion of Iraq to Canadian involvement in Afghanistan. His most recent production moves into more personal territory.
Book Review
Mar 1, 2012
Eating Dirt

Eating Dirt: A tree-planting tale

Noreen Mae Ritsema
Eating Dirt is the veteran tree planter Charlotte Gill's homage to not only planting life, but to the larger context in which deforestation and reforestation take place.
Book Review
Jan 19, 2012
Lost and Found in London

Lost and Found in London

Kathleen O'Hara
In this excerpt from Lost and Found in London Kathleen's chance encounter with a stranger brings about unexpected change and self-reflection at a time of crisis.
Podcast
Nov 2, 2011
Redeye

Memoir: Something Fierce

Redeye
Carmen Aguirre discusses her newly published memoir about her coming of age during the years following the Pinochet coup in Chile.
Book Review
Jul 28, 2011
This Dangerous Place

Betty Krawczyk's story

Betty Krawczyk
While imprisoned for Contempt of Court in the spring of 2003, Betty Krawczyk searched for understanding into her own actions before the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

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