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Mar 17 2013 | Andrew Brett | "There is truly no prostitution healthier than Cuba's," said Fidel Castro in 1992. Or so claims the Toronto Star. But did he really?
Ron Paul and Preston Manning
Mar 17 2013 | David J. Climenhaga | Apocalyptic imagery runs through Canadian conservative discourse nowadays, as conservatism is infected with the Tea Party virus that is destroying the U.S. Republican Party.
Mar 17 2013 | Derrick O'Keefe | Even before this weekend's revelations about Toews' involvement, outrage and concern was widespread and mounting.
Mar 17 2013 | John Bonnar | After a four week strike, Local 540 workers negotiated a new collective agreement late Friday and returned to work on Sunday.
kid map of a room
Mar 17 2013 | Holly Adams | Map-making can deepen understanding in soooo many ways!
Mar 16 2013 | Jiselle Hanna, Pier Moro and Diana Beaumont | Interview with Tola Moeun, from the Community Legal Education Centre in Phnom Penh about the Kingsland Garment factory dispute.
Mar 16 2013 | rabble staff | Craig and Cindy Corrie, on the 10th anniversary of the killing of their daughter Rachel Corrie.
Mar 16 2013 | rabble staff | On March 16, 2003 U.S. solidarity activist Rachel Corrie was killed by the Israeli army in Gaza.
Mar 15 2013 | Lindsey Pinto | OpenMedia.ca's newest study, Time for an Upgrade: Demanding Choice in Canada's Cell Phone Market, made a splash in the media and was sent to key decision-makers by thousands of Canadians.
Mar 15 2013 | Michael Stewart | As the smoke clears from the CBSA's made-for-TV debacle, it's important to point out that the conditions which made it possible are the direct result of Harper government policy.
Mar 15 2013 | Lori Theresa Waller | A recap of the week's top labour stories: Quebec court upholds farm workers' right to bargain, undocumented migrant workers rounded up in Vancouver, backlash to Saskatchewan Bill 85 grows, and more.
Mar 15 2013 | Meghan Murphy | When nonconsensual doesn't equate to legal rape, how do women talk about our experiences?
Photo: Chicca Silva/Flickr
Mar 15 2013 | Rick Salutin | Politics is about what you do, not what you are, nor even, contra ideologies both left and right, what you think.
Ron Plain - Photo: abcleaders.org
Mar 15 2013 | Ethan Cox | Ron Plain is the only person in Canada facing legal charges for their role in Idle No More, and is struggling to fund his legal defence against the charges.
Mar 15 2013 | Jordy Cummings | Richard Seymour's 'Unhitched,' a slim and scathing denunciation of turncoat scoundrel Christopher Hitchens, is a thoroughly satisfying and politically important book.
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Mar 15 2013 | Jaime Garcia | The NDP and Cam Broten as the new leader must incorporate the best from all campaigns and unite the party as a first step.
Photo: http://www.enlightenmyplace.com/
Mar 15 2013 | rabble staff | Our reporter on Parliament Hill, Karl Nerenberg, looks ahead to next week's federal budget.
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Mar 15 2013 | Tania Ehret | The A-Zone on Albert Street in Winnipeg is home to Mondragon Bookstore and Coffeehouse, as well as a number of other activist organizations.
Mar 15 2013 | Geoff Bardwell | The World Figure Skating Championships are ongoing in London, Ontario until March 17. Outside the arena, however, some in London are expressing their concerns about the impact of this event.
Mar 15 2013 | John Bonnar | Indigenous Mayan Q'eqchi' communities from El Estor, Guatemala filed lawsuits against Hudbay Minerals for alleged shootings and rapes.