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Apr 24 2015 | Ella Bedard | rabble's Labour Beat Reporter Ella Bedard interview CLC president Hassan Yussuff about labour's preparation for the upcoming election.
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Apr 24 2015 | Sedef Arat-Koc | It is interesting that as the Canadian media and politicians call on the Turkish state to recognize the Armenian genocide, they have been silent on other genocides. Why?
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Apr 24 2015 | Colleen Watson-Turner | I am a 60-year-old grandmother living in rural Saskatchewan. Here's why my family and I went vegan.
Apr 23 2015 | Lauren Scott | Paul Dore's 'The Walking Man' blends reality and fiction during a journey of self-discovery after a particularly tumultuous year. Dore opens up about the books and his hopes here. Hold on, reader.
Apr 23 2015 | Mary Lovell | Vancouver's recent toxic crude spill in English Bay is about more than one person, more than one spill. It is about all of us and what will happen if we continue on this path.
Apr 23 2015 | Catherine Brunelle, Kevin Johns | Relive the conversation on writing between well-known Canadian authors Jane Urquhart and Charlotte Gray, with Write Along Radio and Foment Literary Journal.
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Apr 23 2015 | Amy Goodman | Mailman Doug Hughes piloted a gyrocopter and landed on the west lawn of the U.S Capitol to deliver letters about the corrupting influence of money in politics.
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Apr 23 2015 | Stephen Leahy | Strong legislation, intelligent policy and collective action are the only ways to take effective climate action and keep humanity from a nightmare future.
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Apr 23 2015 | rabble staff | We're launching the rabble.ca vegan challenge. Join up, try to eat vegan for one week and then tell us about your experience.
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Apr 23 2015 | Paul Weinberg | Canada is participating in a rapidly expanding conflict in Iraq and Syria against an enemy originally nurtured by a supposed ally -- incidentally starting when George Bush was president. Why?
Apr 23 2015 | rabble staff | Are you standing there with the fridge door open, wondering how to be vegan today? Well look no further than here for some recipe ideas.
Apr 23 2015 | Michael Laxer | In 2015 any 'strategic voting' narrative should heavily favour the NDP. So why do the NDP seem stuck in 1993?
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Apr 23 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Tonight, we will have four candidates, three of whom are lawyers , and only one of whom is likely to be in a position to benefit from the wildly unexpected.
Apr 23 2015 | Scott Vrooman | If the 'rule of law' is going to be 'legitimate' and not 'pointless' it needs to be followed by everyone, including CSIS, no matter how much they want to 'keep us safe.'
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Apr 23 2015 | Ella Bedard | Canadian Labour Congress President Hassan Yussuff talks strategy for the upcoming federal election.
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Apr 23 2015 | Emma Lui | Budget 2015 actually allocates very little to water protection. The massive cuts to water departments and programs overall overshadow what little funding there actually is.
Apr 22 2015 | Ryan Donnelly | Tom Mulcair and the NDP have stood up against Harper's Bill C-51. With support for the bill declining, does this mean support for the NDP is increasing?
Apr 22 2015 | Scott Neigh | Bhaskar Sunkara and Eden Haythornthwaite talk about Jacobin magazine, reading groups, and the circulation of radical ideas.
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Apr 22 2015 | Face2Face | Today we talk about water, social enterprise and rational optimism. Bradley tells us about his passion for clean water and why he believes that more equality is fundamentally a good thing.
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Apr 22 2015 | Matthew Behrens | Even as Canada enters the next stage of its two front wars, it would be good to pause and apologize for the unspeakable grief we have caused to the people of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.