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Mark Twain
Aug 8 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Call a public inquiry. Call it now! Just call it, already!
Aug 8 2014 | Brent Patterson | On Tuesday August 5, the Harper government announced that negotiators had finalized the 1,500-page text of a Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).
Photo: flickr/Beth Scupham
Aug 8 2014 | Sam Gindin | What is environmental catastrophism and does it really exist as an environmental threat? Sam Gindin responds to the critiques of his environmental theories and posits three ways to discuss the debate.
The Enbridge Pipeline Snake at #DamLine9
Aug 8 2014 | Dan Kellar, Rachel Avery | From the #DailyGRRR!, an interview with Lana, a blockader at the Dam Line 9 occupation in Innerkip. Lana talks about why blockaders are concerned about Line 9 as well as what is happening on site.
Aug 8 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | In this episode I talk with photographer Dina Goldstein about female archetypes in pop culture, women's inequality, and how she uses art to shatter damaging gender illusions.
Aug 8 2014 | John Bonnar | At least 40 people disrupted morning rush hour traffic outside the Israeli consulate in protest against Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip since July 8.
Aug 8 2014 | Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | Interview with Nic McLellan, Pacific region activist and writer, on the Pacific Island forum and labour updates from the Asia Pacific region.
Aug 8 2014 | The F Word | Ariana Barer and Nicole Deagan explore recent massive funding cuts to Aboriginal youth programs. Also, Nicole speaks with Jenny Uechi about women's role in media.
Photo: Duncan Rawlinson/flickr
Aug 8 2014 | Rick Salutin | To the extent that national character exists, what accounts for it? How does the experience of occupying -- or of being occupied -- shape the development of a national personality?
Photo: flickr/Global Panorama
Aug 7 2014 | Julia Smith | Julia Smith speaks about the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone and her experiences working with the community there.
Aug 7 2014 | Mel Watkins | The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand may have lit the spark, but the explosion of communications and national presses may have really caused the Great War.
Aug 7 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Outkast put on an amazing show at Pemberton Music Fest, but I could do without all the objectification.
Image: Flickr/Kempton
Aug 7 2014 | Susan Wright | Is Alison Redford a rogue politician or does she belong to a rogue party?
Aug 7 2014 | Clayton Thomas-Muller | Are you ready to do what it takes to stop the Harper government's aggressive neoliberal agenda? If so, the Peoples' Social Forum is for you.
Alison Redford
Aug 7 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | How could this intelligent and accomplished woman have been the author of her own public unravelling and downfall?
Aug 7 2014 | Brad Hornick | Mark Jaccard is let down by Harper's failure to respect Kyoto promises. But Jaccard's market-based policy-orientation neglects an analysis of Canadian political economy that explains Harper's actions.
Photo: flickr/Joe Catron
Aug 7 2014 | rabble staff | Today on rabble radio, we feature a couple of interviews which provide some of the background behind the headlines about the attack on Gaza.
Aug 7 2014 | Elizabeth May | Elizabeth May defends her party against charges of 'moral relativism' from the National Post on issues of Libya and Gaza.
Aug 7 2014 | GroundWire | This week's episode of Groundwire National Community Radio News covers immigration detention, Prisoners' Justice Day, a copper-breaking ceremony and more.
Photo: cmbjn843/flickr
Aug 7 2014 | Amy Goodman | Nuclear-weapon arsenals and nuclear power plants each pose separate, horrific risks to humanity, yet the two are connected, with the byproducts of power plants usable as material for nuclear warheads.