Dec 9, 2009

Government policies trap people in poverty

John Bonnar
Decades of social policy by different levels of government in Canada have kept people in poverty, making it nearly impossible to escape a life dependent on welfare, according to a new report.
Nov 20, 2009

Canada complicit in torture?

rabble staff
Innocent or not, all detainees transferred by Canadians to Afghan prisons were likely tortured by Afghan authorities, says Canadian official. (Photo:
Nov 20, 2009

Our own little Abu Ghraib?

The truly sickening part about Canada's role in turning Afghan detainees over for torture is that it provides one more proof that the war on terror has become the chief incubator of terror, post-9/11.
Nov 13, 2009

Malalai Joya, war and moving forward

Samantha Power
Today Malalai Joya starts the Canadian portion of her tour promoting her new book, A Woman Among Warlords:The Extraordinary Story of an Afghan Who Dared to Raise Her Voice.

Film screening: rebELLEs: the movie. Feminism Uncensored

Nov 10, 2009
Ellice Theatre
587 Ellice Avenue
Winnipeg , MB
49° 53' 34.6272" N, 97° 9' 30.4632" W
Manitoba CA
Film screening of rebELLEs: the movie. Feminism Uncensored, (directed by Marie-Noël Arseneau), a documentary of the Pan-Canadian young feminist gathering, Waves of Resistance.
Oct 28, 2009

Grand Arctic promises

Am Johal interviews Dr. Michael Byers, Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law at UBC, about Canada's stake in the North and his new book, Who Owns the Arctic?


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