Top Picks on rabble.ca

Dec 30 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | There are a lot of people you can blame for Donald Trump -- including the Democrats for running a candidate like Hillary Clinton. But the Russians?
Dec 30 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | Here are a half dozen, from a separatist leader quitting to Trudeau elbowing, with trade-skeptical Wallonians and leader-dumping NDP delegates in between. Plus pipelines, a senator, and more.
Image: Andrew Tolson
Dec 30 2016 | J. Baglow | The Joseph Boyden imbroglio raises fundamental questions about identity.
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Dec 30 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The President-elect's vague tweet set off alarms around the world, necessitating a cadre of his inner circle to flood the airwaves with now-routine attempts to explain what their boss "really meant."
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Dec 30 2016 | Rick Salutin | Stories about fake news as a major problem, are fake news.
Dec 29 2016 | Liz Kessler | It's not safe for everyone to be open about mental illnesses and pain. But for those of us who can, we need to be open, and we need to create the space for others to be open, too.
Dec 29 2016 | Lynn Thompson | Host Lynn Thompson meets with Tina Turner, owner of The Courage Herd on a farm outside Ottawa, and explores Facilitated Equine Experiential Learning.
Dec 28 2016 | Scott Neigh | Aziz Choudry talks about his new book, Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements.
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Dec 27 2016 | Yves Engler | Instead of fearing a populist backlash for supporting tolls, progressive need to recognize their strategic interest in promoting pedestrian, bike and mass transit scale urban spaces
Rachel Notley
Dec 27 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | The Fort Mac Fire, pipelines, and leadership races were among the province's most significant stories this year.
Dec 26 2016 | Gerry Caplan | How artists will respond to the Trump era is hard to predict, but their voices are essential to the battles that Trump seems intent on waging on American democracy.
Dec 26 2016 | Redeye Collective | The Liberal government passed a private member's bill giving funding priority to green infrastructure projects. Eric Doherty say this could mean tens of billions of dollars more for public transit.
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Dec 24 2016 | rabble staff | Here's the best of our coverage from 2016, to get inspiration for fighting back in 2017.
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Dec 24 2016 | rabble staff | Here's the the best of our coverage from rabble in 2016, to get inspiration for fighting back in 2017.
Dec 24 2016 | Marc Lee | Assumptions regarding the economic benefits of the Trans Mountain expansion lead to exaggerated numbers that are simply too good to be true.
S. Claus
Dec 24 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | There's something for everyone in Alberta’s political news this Yuletide, Dear Readers, polls and lawsuits!
Dec 24 2016 | Redeye Collective | Ian Gill, a former editor at the Vancouver Sun, and Marc Edge, journalism educator and media critic, address the present and future state of Canadian media in talks recorded in Vancouver on Nov 29.
Photo: Steph Wechsler
Dec 23 2016 | Miriam Katawazi | It was a turbulent year for Canada and the rest of the world. Read rabble.ca's top picks for 2016 that encapsulate the year.
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Dec 23 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | I believe we must be vigilant in showing real solidarity -- for example, volunteering with No One Is Illegal.
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Dec 23 2016 | rabble staff | Take a break, sit back and have a listen to some of our favourites from the rabble podcast network in 2016.