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Apr 14 2014 | The F Word | Ariana Barer speaks with Pragya Sharma about the importance of kindness in activism and shifting our thinking around struggles for social change.
Apr 14 2014 | Tasha Leiah Stansbury | Food Not Bombs is an organization that takes food typically wasted and turns it into delicious and free vegan meals.
Image: Wikimedia Commons
Apr 14 2014 | Gerry Caplan | History was made this week in Quebec when the NDP won an election in which they didn't participate. They had a vital stake in the outcome of Monday's vote and came away winners on all counts.
Apr 14 2014 | Jennifer Moore | Mexican landowners claim that Goldcorp is not taking talks with them seriously. They reiterate their call for high level attention or closure.
Photo: flickr/Kris Krug
Apr 14 2014 | Talin Vartanian | When you've been working for the CBC for over 30 years, you've seen a lot of cuts. One producer shares her thoughts on what can be done to keep Canada's public broadcaster running and relevant.
Photo: flickr/Andrew Louis
Apr 14 2014 | Erin Hudson | CUP is in the midst of a debilitating financial crisis. CUP needs to stay and to thrive in order to continue the tradition of community and support among Canada's student journalists.
Apr 14 2014 | Catherine MacNeil, Robin Tress | On March 30, 500 people left with a deeper understanding of climate justice, with a more rounded view of the issues we face within our own communities and with a toolbox bursting with new skills.
Apr 14 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | Fair Elections Act, the omnibus budget bill, reform of First Nations education, contaminated sites and galloping climate change all await MPs when they get back to work.
Jim Flaherty
Apr 14 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | It is not speaking ill of the dead to say the charming Jim Flaherty held the same beliefs as the charmless Stephen Harper. It is the unvarnished and necessary truth.
Apr 14 2014 | Lori Theresa Waller | Given the effectiveness of a plant-based diet, the notion of veganism as a personal identity is not, in my opinion, very helpful.
Photo: flickr/Andrew Louis
Apr 14 2014 | rabble staff | CUP is in the midst of a debilitating financial crisis. CUP needs to stay and to thrive in order to continue the tradition of community and support among Canada's student journalists.
Apr 14 2014 | Retiree Matters, Tony Cote | Over the years I had been involved in numerous one-day volunteer projects but I knew that there was something beyond that, especially since my retirement left me the time to get involved.
Apr 13 2014 | Redeye Collective | It took 10 years for pink salmon stocks to recover, herring has still not recovered and local communities continue to suffer health and economic impacts from the oil spill.
Rob Anders
Apr 13 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | The defeat of national embarrassment Rob Anders by former provincial cabinet minister Ron Liepert last night in the race for the Conservative nomination in Calgary Signal Hill marks the end of an era.
Apr 13 2014 | J. Baglow | Rob Anders will never be missed. He stood out even from his colleagues as a kind of benchmark of just how bad bad politics can be.
Photo by Krystalline Kraus
Apr 13 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Without further ado, here are the photos I took at the George Brown Campus, Four Sacred Colours Pow Wow 2014.
Cal Dallas
Apr 12 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | By sawing off the third leg of the three-legged stool they've sat upon for 43 years, Alberta's PCs have became a party that offers nothing to anyone and something to offend everyone.
Apr 12 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | The sources for eco-socialism are many but Andre Gorz's Ecology as Politics remains one of the most important texts. It first connected the ecological movement to larger struggles of the labour .
Apr 12 2014 | Pierre Beaudet | Avant de faire le diagnostic du défaite du PQ, il est important de comprendre le sens et la profondeur de la victoire du 1 %.
Apr 11 2014 | Redeye Collective | The Canada Border Services Agency has sweeping police powers, yet unlike most other police forces in Canada, there is no independent oversight body to review its actions.