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Oct 27 2016 | Lucia Lorenzi | Survivors, primarily women, have been speaking out about Trump and other sexually aggressive men for decades? Why is it that we don't pay attention until these men speak themselves?
Oct 26 2016 | Humberto DaSilva | The Canada-EU trade agreement has met its Waterloo in Wallonia. Turns out CETA, which the Harper regime said was a done deal, may indeed be done.
Images: Flickr/GLOBAL 2000
Oct 26 2016 | rabble staff | CETA between Canada and the EU is on life support. Media wrongly call the resisting Belgian region tiny, while everybody has forgotten the Roma, whom Canada has massively deported.
Supreme Court of Canada. Flickr/Mike Alexander
Oct 26 2016 | Meg Borthwick | An interview with Myeengun Henry from the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation, who is part of the group presenting a constitutional challenge to the Supreme Court of Canada against Enbridge's Line 9.
Image: elhombredenegro/flickr
Oct 26 2016 | Wayne MacPhail | In a rush to create smart homes and make our devices talk to each other, we have allowed a threat into our houses through our cardboard doors and paper locks.
Images courtesy of TESA and Molly McLeod
Oct 26 2016 | June Chua | Most board games pit players against each other but a new kind of board game seeks to subvert that narrative, requiring players to unite and play against the game itself.
Image: Flickr/Michael
Oct 26 2016 | David Suzuki | Solutions and opportunities could and should be included in these debates, as well as in media coverage and everyday conversation.
Oct 26 2016 | Scott Neigh | Lawyers Dyna Tuytel and Barry Robinson of Ecojustice talk about their work on behalf of environmental organizations.
Yukon Greens Campaign Vehicle (before the snow)
Oct 26 2016 | Lewis Rifkind | The Yukon Green Party is running five candidates, although it is highly unlikely any of them will get elected. Pity, because they have some good ideas.
Photo via Lindell Smith campaign website
Oct 26 2016 | Stephen Kimber | First, of course, there is the symbolism. Lindell Smith is Halifax's first Black city councillor since 2000. But not just.
Oct 26 2016 | Emma Lui | The Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities has extended the deadline for written comments to November 9, 2016.
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Oct 26 2016 | Phillip Dwight Morgan | In front of a small gathering of family members, friends, and media members, Suzuki met with 10 young "eco-heroes" for a roundtable discussion on environmental activism.
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Oct 26 2016 | J. Baglow | Adam Capay, a young Indigenous man, has been kept in solitary confinement for four years without trial. He has been driven to the brink of mental illness. The minister in charge says, "Tough."
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Oct 26 2016 | Gerry Caplan | Someday, all these consultations must end and dozens of reports and millions of recommendations issued. It will be impossible to act on most of them, for lack of time if no other reason.
Image: Ello/@MrKeating
Oct 25 2016 | rabble staff | Minister Ralph Goodale has shown no sign of turning his promised reforms into action -- leading detainees to the third hunger strike this year and second in less than four months.
Photo: Courtesy Planet in Focus
Oct 25 2016 | Phillip Dwight Morgan | Phillip Morgan sits down with renowned scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster David Suzuki to discuss some of the challenges plaguing environmentalism in Canada today.
Photo by Ossie Michelin
Oct 25 2016 | Ole Hendrickson | Protesters at Muskrat Falls are demanding that Nalcor Energy clear away vegetation and the surface soil layer from the area to be flooded in order to reduce poisoning by methyl mercury.
Image: Flickr/Denis Bocquet
Oct 25 2016 | David McDonald | Canada still suffers from "privatitus," despite the evidence -- and the global trend -- encouraging us to move in the opposite direction.
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Oct 25 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | A Conservative by-election in Canada’s political Jurassic Park hardly portends a change of heart among Canadians in other parts of the country.
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Oct 25 2016 | Nick Fillmore | With Canada's next generation of activists cutting their teeth with civil disobedience on Parliament Hill this week, we could be getting a taste for the future.