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Sep 26 2012 | rabble staff | Until October 1st you can make a written submission or sign up to make a presentation submission to the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency about the Shell Jackpine Mine Expansion.
Sep 26 2012 | rabbleTV | On September 19, 200 people froze in the streets of Geneva to protest the attack on generic medicines by Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis. Watch to see how passersby reacted.
Sep 26 2012 | Humberto DaSilva | The narrative power of “Maximum Tolerated Dose” comes from the human protagonists of the film. They are are "conscientious objectors" who left the animal experimentation industry.
Frantz Fanon. Image: mauldinart/Flickr
Sep 26 2012 | Thomas Ponniah | Theorist Frantz Fanon's work "Black Skin, White Masks" has been influential to the fields of cultural studies and postmodern postcolonial theory since the 1990s.
Erindale Secondary School students protest. (Photo: mississauga.com)
Sep 26 2012 | Mick Sweetman | What is remarkable about this unsanctioned and rebellious wave of protest is that the students' ire is aimed squarely at the government and not the teachers.
Sep 26 2012 | David Suzuki | According to a David Suzuki Foundation survey, 70 per cent of Canadian youth spend an hour or less a day in the open air. That's not good for kids or the planet.
Sep 26 2012 | Syed Hussan | What caused the media maelstrom around the Kenney mass email about LGBTQ refugees from Iran?
Brent Rathgeber
Sep 26 2012 | David J. Climenhaga | Edmonton-St. Albert MP Brent Rathgeber can try to justify his vote as he wishes, but he's taking a stand against reproductive choice. Period. No excuses. No opportunity for appeal.
Photo: GlobalTradeWatch/Flickr
Sep 26 2012 | Stuart Trew | U.S. industry groups complained about Canada's supply management policies and intellectual property regime during a hearing on Canada's entry to Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations.
CEO Peter Brown at Fraser Institute VIP reception. Photo: Raj Taneja/Flickr
Sep 26 2012 | Toby Sanger | At times, the Fraser Institute produces such helpful material, including three recent reports. I hope they make their well-heeled funders, such as the multi-billionaire Koch brothers, proud.
Sep 26 2012 | Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club would like to take on the debate and controversy of 'what is the best Canadian short story' by sharing everyone's favourite stories and discussing what a short story actually is.
The climate justice hunger strikers getting some friendly support.
Sep 26 2012 | Karl Nerenberg | Today is Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, a fast day on the Jewish calendar. Some of us might consider dedicating our fasts to atoning for our sins against the planet.
Sep 26 2012 | Krystalline Kraus | Featuring Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, Cloé Zawadzki-Turcotte, Valentina Latorre, Tina Treviño-Murphy & Rodney Diverlus.
Sep 26 2012 | rabble staff | If you're a news junkie you know that Parliament is back in session. Karl Nerenberg is back reporting but still needs your support.
Sep 26 2012 | Michael Stewart | How are Mitt Romney's lamentations over sealed airplane windows related to George W. Bush's famous solecisms? The answer isn't as benign as you might think.
Sep 26 2012 | rabble staff | Labour lover? Co-op placement position at rabble for labour beat reporter!
Sep 25 2012 | rabble staff | On Saturday September 22, 2012, in Toronto, a tribunal heard evidence regarding the conviction of the Cuban 5 for peaceful counter terrorist activities in the US. Here is the verdict.
Sarah Kathryn York is pictured here on the right.
Sep 25 2012 | rabble staff | Sarah Kathryn York, pictured here on the right, will join the Babble Book Club today at 7:30pm EST to discuss her novel.
Sep 25 2012 | Karl Nerenberg | Hate speech laws, Sun TV and the much maligned Roma people, thousands of whom had hoped they might find a free, tolerant and welcoming home in Canada.
Stephen Harper
Sep 25 2012 | David J. Climenhaga | Yesterday's embassy timeshare announcement suggests that Prime Minister Stephen Harper may actually believe the kind of nutty market-fundamentalist tripe he spouts!