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Ukrainian wheat fields
Jul 28 2014 | Christopher Majka | Why have some leftist Canadians veered so far right? The double standards and asymmetry of concern for the desire of Ukrainians to live a life of material, moral and spiritual dignity are astonishing.
Jul 28 2014 | Rgoer Annis | Ukraine's government is on a shelling rampage in southeast Ukraine. Ever since self-defense fighters turned over the site to international investigators, access has been blocked by the Ukraine army.
Stephen Harper
Jul 27 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Apparently Prime Minister Stephen Harper thinks all the world's problems are caused by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Who knew?
Jul 26 2014 | Maria Wallstam, Nathan Crompton | Like hundreds of others across Vancouver, we are marching this Saturday to end homelessness. But homelessness is only the most extreme expression of the housing crisis in our city.
Jul 26 2014 | J. Baglow | The killing of three Israeli teens was not carried out by Hamas. The rationale for hostilities in the Middle East, initiated by Israel, has disappeared. Peace talks, anyone?
Jul 26 2014 | Diana Beaumont | Labour news from the Asia pacific region, including analysis of the ongoing Israeli attack on Palestine, and the neoliberal agenda of the new BJP government in India.
Photo: flickr/GGAADD
Jul 25 2014 | rabble staff | The Conservatives have become more and more unbalanced in their support for extremist Israeli actions, and opposition parties, fearing a Zionist reaction, have also been thrown off balance.
Photo: flickr/AndYaDontStop
Jul 25 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | It's Friday. It's time to feel good. We've got what you need: mozzarella sticks, movie references, protest wins and new podcasts.
Jul 25 2014 | Humberto DaSilva | Western leaders are defending Netanyahu's attack on Gazan civilians, while condemning Putin. Anyone see a disconnect?
Jul 25 2014 | Unist'ot'en Camp | On July 22, the Unist'ot'en Camp evicted a TransCanada crew working on the Coastal Gaslink pipeline within their territories in northern B.C.
Photo: Miriam Katawazi
Jul 25 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | The Indigenous Walking Tour took place Wednesday July 23 with the purpose of assisting with healing and reconciliation by providing a resource for Indigenous people and non-Indigenous people.
Photo: flickr/Adam Nieman
Jul 25 2014 | Paul Di Stefano | The invasion of Gaza must not be detached from the history of Israeli occupation. We have to recall the history of colonization in Palestine.
Jul 25 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | We need to remember all the Fraser Institute produces is market-fundamentalist propaganda, and we are dangerously deluded when we decide to treat it as if it were serious economic research.
Photo: flickr/Andrew_Writer
Jul 25 2014 | Lyndsay Kirkham | When Lyndsay Kirkham overheard a conversation between two men in the tech industry discussing women's roles in the workplace, the blatant discrimination and sexism didn't seem all that surprising.
Jul 25 2014 | Angella MacEwen | The crisis in EI is forever falling on deaf ears. Even though only 37.5 per cent of unemployed workers are receiving EI, politicians feel that the problem with EI is not access, but high premiums.
Photo: flickr/torbakhopper
Jul 25 2014 | Mary Ann Davis | The WorldPride Human Rights Conference had a shocking statement: International anti-gay groups have become stronger and more organized than international LGBTI groups fighting for equality.
Jul 25 2014 | Scott Harris | The results of a recent Angus Reid poll suggest that 68 per cent of Canadians support CETA. While on the surface, things look great for CETA, that top-level result doesn't tell the whole story.
Photo: People's Social Forum
Jul 25 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | The weekend-long pre-People's Social Forum Media Bootcamp starts on July 26. It will provide free workshops and training in radio, live-streaming, interviewing, editing, social media and photography.
Jul 25 2014 | Roger Annis | Backers in Canada of Ukraine's war in its eastern regions say the government is spending "all of our money" on the war and the money is running out.
Jul 25 2014 | David Christopher, Josh Tabish | There have been some positive changes at the CRTC, thanks to hundreds of thousands speaking out