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Jul 1 2015 | Abubakar N. Kasim | As a nation, Canada has lost its way. What can we do this Canada Day to steer it back on course?
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Jul 1 2015 | Wayne MacPhail | Here's a quick, amateur medical diagnosis: the health-care system is ailing when it comes to technology.
Jul 1 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | In this interview, Robert Lovelace speaks about the commonalities between the colonialism of Canada and Israel.
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Jul 1 2015 | Ole Hendrickson | Yes, we have to eat. But how food is produced and consumed really matters to the species with which we share this planet, and to our own future.
Jul 1 2015 | David Christopher | How do you feel about your personal contact information being available on the Internet? Large media conglomerates could undermine the privacy of almost anyone who purchases a domain name.
Jul 1 2015 | Raluca Bejan | Democracy is finally coming. And we are lucky enough to witness it.
Drummers during Blanket Exercise at Parliament Hill
Jul 1 2015 | Jennifer Henry | On this day, when Canadians gather to celebrate our country, I will place my pride not in who we are, but in who we can become.
Jul 1 2015 | Doreen Nicoll | Gender inequality remains the root cause of violence against women. What can we do to end violence against women?
Jul 1 2015 | Maya Bhullar | Civil liberties, teachers and public sector workers, the climate, and so much more is under attack...let's keep fighting back
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Jul 1 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | As NDP Finance Minister Joe Ceci said of an Alberta government annual report yesterday, an extra $1 billion sure isn’t going to hurt
Two become one
Jul 1 2015 | Laura Brightwell | Let’s stop inviting friends to events via their partners, people.
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Jul 1 2015 | Lizanne Foster | Stephen Harper: ruining long weekends since 2006.
Jul 1 2015 | Scott Neigh | Dr. Hasan Sheikh talks about the work by Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care attempting to reverse the cruel 2012 cuts to health care for refugees.
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Jun 30 2015 | Michael Laxer | Despite the partisan assertions of some, when it comes to economic policy the Greens are very clearly a "progressive" party.
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Jun 30 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Surprising support for a meaningful increase in the minimum wage suggests the NDP is on the right track, economically and politically.
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Jun 30 2015 | Stephen Kimber | It's not enough to identify Nova Scotia's student retention problem. The focus should be on solving it -- figuring out how to lure more university students to enroll and/or stay in the province.
Jun 30 2015 | Jim Stanford | Progressive activists need our own "storyline" about economics, and enough critical knowledge to reject the claim "there is no alternative" -- to globalization, austerity, or capitalism itself.
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Jun 30 2015 | Gerry Caplan | "If there be an object truly ridiculous in nature, it is an American patriot signing resolutions of independency with the one hand, and with the other brandishing a whip over his affrighted slaves."
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Jun 30 2015 | Michael Hudson | As we watch the news of a last-minute deal, Michael Hudson reflects on what Greece might achieve and the Delphi Declaration.
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Jun 30 2015 | Michael Stewart | The unstated assumption in the long history of grammatical policing is that women are always in the wrong and the status quo is right. Women, the monolithic group, should write like men.