Blog May 25
Bob Rae in 2009
David J. Climenhaga | The story about Bob Rae's disastrous stewardship of Ontario during his tenure as NDP premier of that province is one of three big lies in Canadian politics.
News May 25
Photo: @ gghamari/Instagram
Karl Nerenberg | A PC candidate said she does not believe humans caused climate, and her leader has not disavowed that view. One of Doug Ford’s big pledges is to scrap key measures to reduce carbon emissions.
Blog May 24
Jim Hodgson | Venezuela's election was an effort to educate Maduro loyalists and to separate the opposition into two groups: those who are open to reasonable negotiation and those whose position will never change.
Blog May 24
David J. Climenhaga | Notley's NDP and Kenney's UCP strive to outdo each other with ridiculous statements over the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline.
RabbleTV May 24
Humberto DaSilva | Often right-wing violence is meant to provoke security forces so that their reaction could be recorded and broadcast as if it were unprovoked repression.
News May 24
Counting votes in Caracas. Photo: Humberto Da Silva
Humberto DaSilva | rabble.ca's correspondent to the Venezuelan presidential elections on May 20 reflects on what he saw in Caracas.
Blog May 22
Image: Radio Interativa/Flickr
Yves Engler | While they've made dozens of statements criticizing Venezuela, the Trudeau government seems to have remained silent on Rousseff’s ouster, Lula's imprisonment and persecution of the Brazilian left.
Blog May 22
Image: John Tahn/Flickr
David Suzuki | Researchers have found that ticks, fleas and mosquitoes are moving into new territories, in part because of climate change.
Blog May 23
Image: Elvert Barnes/Flickr
Gerry Caplan | Palestinians have no hope for a better future. They protest without hope. Bibi doesn't care. CIJA doesn't care. Blame everything on Hamas. Everything. That is chutzpah.
Columnists May 23
Migrant workers harvest corn. Photo: Bob Nichols/U.S. Department of Agriculture/Flickr
Lois Ross | As we head into another growing season, we should be asking ourselves how sustainable our agricultural system is generally, but in particular, how fair it is given the treatment of farm workers.
Podcast May 23
Tar sands exploratory mission
Victoria Fenner | Keith Stewart, senior energy strategist with Greenpeace Canada, says the only way to meet our climate change targets is to leave oil in the ground.
Podcast May 23
Elizabeth Mirzaei talked about her film 'Laila at the Bridge'
David Peck | Elizabeth Mirzaei talks to David Peck talk about her new film, freedom and oppression, bravery, corruption and persistence, corruption, systemic misogyny and the love of a mother.