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May 4 2015 | Brent Patterson | Food safety should be an issue of concern for voters evaluating Harper's record in the lead-up to the October 19 federal election.
Rachel Notley at May 3, 2015 rally in Edmonton
May 4 2015 | Susan Wright | It's time to make history Alberta!
Mark Vander Vennen on Mental Health, Despair and Social Justice.
May 4 2015 | Face2Face | Mark Vander Vennen discusses shame versus guilt, mental health, how we’re all wired for relationships, how we reflect on despair and why we need to listen more look beyond ourselves.
May 4 2015 | Scott Vrooman | India is one of four countries in the world not to have signed the nuclear non-proliferation treaty. So why is Canada contributing to its nuclear capacity?
May 4 2015 | Redeye Collective | Homeowners throughout Vancouver have allowed a local farming collective to rip up their front lawns and plant vegetables. In the process, they discover that sustainable living is possible in the city.
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May 4 2015 | Tracy Glynn | The P.E.I. election has been difficult to predict especially considering the current scandals involving the Liberals. What else is up for debate? Abortion access, online gambling and food security.
May 4 2015 | Ashley Splawinski | Saturday May 2, #BlackLivesMatter demonstrators marched in solidarity with Baltimore for justice, and to bring attention to police violence and lack of justice in Canada.
Woman in handcuffs
May 3 2015 | Frieda Werden | Why would she kill her abuser? Excerpts from mock-trial testimony by psychologist Dr. Lenore Walker.
Edmonton Businessmen John Cameron, Paul Verhesen, Doug Goss, Ashif Mawji and Tim
May 2 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Albertans contemplating voting NDP should remember, as FDR advised Americans at a moment far more dire than this: The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
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May 1 2015 | Murray Dobbin | Recent polls have already seen the NDP draining support from the Liberals and show growing support for a coalition to supplant the Conservatives. The two results may well be connected.
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May 1 2015 | Joyce Arthur | How is it possible that in the year 2015, some Canadians still can't access abortion in their own province and are being forced to risk their health and safety? It's anti-choice politics all the way.
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May 1 2015 | Rick Salutin | Why are writers exercising their imaginations on being at a glam dinner in a glam venue and having their standing O scrutinized by an imagined audience?
May 1 2015 | Humberto DaSilva | Joe Oliver magically balanced the budget even though bitumen bottomed out! Where did he get his secret powers? Let's find out.
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May 1 2015 | Daniel Tseghay | Does Canada need a new kind of unionism? Perhaps.
May 1 2015 | Doreen Nicoll | This series of articles will be addressing the issue of sexual assault. The material might be upsetting to some readers. Please take necessary precautions and have a plan of self-care in place shoul
Rachel Notley
May 1 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Never mind the emerging "fright-wig campaign." It's time for voters to push the NDP lead in the polls into a majority in the only poll that really matters.
May 1 2015 | rabble staff | rabble.ca is pleased to welcome David Molenhuis as its new Associate Publisher, a position that will support sponsorship, advertising and events.
Supreme Court of Canada
May 1 2015 | Tara Ehrcke | The recent B.C. Court of Appeal ruling against teachers is a disappointment, but we should not rely on the courts to deliver smaller classes. They never will.
Bad luck, iron.
May 1 2015 | Toby Sanger | The Conservative government's budgets and spending priorities heavily focused spending in male-dominated sectors of the economy, while largely ignoring sectors where women predominate.
May 1 2015 | Victoria Fenner | The family farm, community-supported agriculture and agriculture without multinationals in Honduras.