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Feeding humanity in a warming world: Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. read more
Palestinians sweep Manara awards for gender equality initiatives in Middle East: Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. It doesn't take many hours to travel from Palestine to Jordan, but that's not what Palestinians say. It takes them more than eight hours despite the short distance. They have to pass throu...
Victory: Jaballah secret trial security certificate found unreasonable : Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these ...
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Why UBC Should Let Way More Students Live on Campus (in Opinion): And why dorm rents the university plans to charge are outrageously high.
Fixing Our Broken Conversation (in Culture): From 'I'm Right and You're An Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up.'  Related Stories'I'm Right and You're an Idiot' (in Culture)
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Trudeau’s party power play: The Canadian political tribe will pay two tributes this weekend to the legacy of Stephen Harper. The first will happen in Vancouver, where the reclusive former prime minister will take the stage at the Conservatives’ convention and his party will thank him for his decade at the helm. The other, ...
Opinion Brief: Tuesday, May 24, 2016: Tonight’s Opinion Brief is brought to you by the Humanitarian Coalition, working together to save more lives during international humanitarian disasters. ________________________ Good evening, subscribers. It’s considered bad form in certain circles to say nice things about Stephen Harper’s time ...
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Short-lived housing squat in Vancouver: A sign of things to come? : On Saturday, May 14, after more than 24 hours, four plainclothes and one uniformed Vancouver Police Department officer arrived at the “Grandview Squat,” ordering the crowd of more than 30 people to vacate the premises or risk a breaking and entering...
In Quebec, fighting corruption means fighting austerity: On May 17, UPAC showed up at the offices of Premier Philippe Couillard, search warrants in hand. The UPAC in question was not Quebec’s permanent anti-corruption unit, the Unité permanente anticorruption, charged with rooting out political corruption....
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Khartoum and Juba to resume border talks : ...The assistant head of the South Sudan mission to Khartoum, Mr Kow Nuk Mafeer, said the two states have reached a consensus to resume talks on the Joint Political and Security Committee (JPSC) by June 6 in the Sudan capital. SPLM-N rebels in the Kordofan area on April 6, 2012. J...
Hindu temple opens in England’s Swindon: Swindon in South West England has a new Hindu temple now. Swindon Hindu Temple & Cultural Centre organized its first formal puja on May 21, which reportedly included Ganesh puja, Satyanarayan puja, etc., followed by community lunch. Run by Swindon Hindu Temple Trust, a registered charity; be...
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Les défis de Jean-François Lisée: Le candidat à la direction du Parti Québécois Jean-François Lisée se défend de miner le mouvement de convergence des forces souverainistes. En refusant de tenir un référendum dans un premier mandat péquiste, il veut plutôt déplacer le débat et s'atta...
Un «vrai» débat sur la souveraineté?: Si le choix des militant-e-s péquistes s'arrêtait sur Jean-François Lisée comme nouveau chef du Parti Québécois (PQ) en octobre, cela mettrait fin à la convergence des forces souverainistes amorcée avec Pierre Karl Péladeau. En fermant à double tour...
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At Issue | Justin Trudeau’s Elbowing: Justin Trudeau has apologized repeatedly for his behaviour in the House of Commons, but what does all this really mean for the Liberal Government? At Issue shares their thoughts. The post At Issue | Justin Trudeau’s Elbowing appeared first on Loonie Politics.
#ElbowGate: Justin Trudeau under heat: The post #ElbowGate: Justin Trudeau under heat appeared first on Loonie Politics.
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Parliament Is (Still) Broken: The incidents that took place last week in Parliament were deeply troubling. However, the actions of the prime minister and the repercussions on NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau, who is receiving a torrent of online abuse, have overshadowed the deep problems surrounding the functioning of our democracy...
Canada Is Finally Moving Forward On Trans Rights: After decades of activism, trans rights are starting to get the recognition they deserve. More than ever, trans people and their rights are being represented in the media and at the UN, our neighbours to the south just issued school guidelines that recognize the right to access bathrooms that cor...
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Anti-Trumpsters are busy but not effective: As a Canadian, I can only watch the unfolding and the outcome of the Trump saga. Still, one is compelled to ask, how many people are out there who think that if the powers most people call the Establishment are successful in taking out Mr. Trump, things will not return to "normal"? The anger w...
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Your Daily Digital Digest for Tuesday, December 1, 2015: Your news links for today: Dark Clouds Over the Internet - New York Times Surprise! The NSA Is Still Spying On You - Gizmodo UK ISP boss points out massive technical flaws in Investigatory Powers Bill - Ars Technica BlackBerry is leav...
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HEADING INTO THE STACKS: This is where I’m going to be for the next little while. (Photograph by Shutterstock.com) As you may have noticed, I’ve been absent from this site for the past few weeks. Part of the reason for that absence is the approaching end of the fall semester and all marking that entails. But I’m also p...
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Minority Math is Hard on the Liberals: The Liberals have run a strong and energetic campaign thus far under leader Justin Trudeau, so it seems unfair how hard it will be for them to find enough seats to claim the head of a minority government. Whether you're following one of the popular poll aggregator and seat projectors, or just wor...
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Lost in Space: As the race for president of the United States moves closer to Election Day, the candidates’ near silence on space-related issues becomes more conspicuous – and more unsettling. The space program, a key pillar of U.S. international prestige and soft power, is at a crossroads. What direction will ...
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Tories in review: women’s rights: THE SUN HITS the back of my neck as I kneel over my poster board. It’s a hot summer afternoon in June and I’m colouring with markers, shared with the hands of girls decades my junior, helping with childcare at a sex worker solidarity rally. We’re at Toronto’s Allan Gardens, the day’s setting for ...
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How Harper systematically mined anti-Muslim prejudices: In this excerpt from his chapter in The Relevance of Islamic Identity in Canada, Haroon Siddiqui argues that Stephen Harper’s policies constituted an extensive, deliberate strategy to malign Muslims.
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Power & Politics' Ballot Box question: Thursday we asked: How serious a problem is racism in Canada?- Very: 370 votes (26%)- Somewhat: 346 votes (24%)- Not very: 691 votes (49%)- Unsure: 7 votes (0%)  Thursday we asked: How serious a problem is racism in Canada?- Very: 370 votes (26%)- Somewhat: 346 votes (24%)- Not...
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Come on Colorado, Just Take One Whiff, What Harm Could It Do?: Colorado may be about to try out another experimental lifestyle habit, single payer universal healthcare: Colorado May Replace Obamacare with Single Payer Prominent Democratic Consultants Sign Up to Defeat Single Payer in Colorado Lobbyists Move to Stop Colorado Report says ColoradoCare would ha...
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On Journalism, Government and the cost of Digital Illiteracy: Earlier today the CBC published a piece by Alison Crawford about Canadian public servants editing wikipedia. It draws from a clever twitter bot — @gccaedits— that tracks edits to wikipedia from government IP address. I love the twitter account — fun! The article, not so much. How sad that the dig...

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