Blog November 22
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Jim McDonnell | Democracies are experiencing a crisis of trust, fuelled not only by the actions of those who seek to manipulate us but also by those who manage the networks that claim to enhance our lives.
Blog November 22
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Mercedes Allen | Alberta's conscience rights in health care -- Bill 207 -- not only codifies a problematic exemption in law, it widens those powers considerably. Here are what problems can arise.
Columnists November 22
Ant-Trump protest, Washington D.C., March 21, 2016. Image: Stephen Melkisethian/Flickr
Rick Salutin | Anti-Semitism doesn't go away but it waxes, wanes, and transforms. That's its power. It's a version of racism but with particular features, always capable of surprises.
Blog November 22
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Doreen Nicoll | "Collapsing The Night" gives audience participants the chance to gently shift perspectives from the negative to the positive.
Blog November 22
UCP cabinet member Grant Hunter. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | It's clear Grant Hunter can't be depended upon to exercise the best judgment when choosing metaphors to explain what he's trying to say.
Podcast November 22
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Face2Face | Director Jan Komasa talks to Face2Face host David Peck talk about contradictions of religion in his new film 'Corpus Christi' set in the Polish Bible Belt of the U.S.
Podcast November 22
Palestinian women. Image: hosny_salah/Pixabay
Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report: Labour has condemned a U.S. policy change which says that Israeli settlements in Palestine are legal.
Columnists November 21
Trans solidarity rally and march in Washington, D.C. Image: Ted Eytan/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | In addition to mourning those who have been killed, trans activists and allies have organized Trans Awareness Week to precede the Transgender Day of Remembrance.
Blog November 21
Opposition leader Rachel Notley, on the steps of the Alberta legislature building yesterday. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | "I'll keep telling it like it is," vows Alberta Opposition Leader Rachel Notley, kicked out of the Alberta legislature for calling the UCP house leader a liar.
Columnists November 21
Ontario Premier Doug Ford announcing plans to build new public safety radio network. Image: Premier of Ontario Photography/Flickr
Linda McQuaig | Among Doug Ford's extensive cutbacks -- aimed at reducing the deficit without tapping the corporate elite for more tax revenues -- are a dizzying array of cuts to our public health-care system.
News November 21
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Zaid Noorsumar | Ottawa janitor Natalie Guitead works three jobs; moonlighting as a nanny and an event planner to make ends meet.
Columnists November 21
Three roses on a memorial. Image: Pablo Viojo/Flickr
Matthew Behrens | The last three weeks of 58-year-old single mother and abuse survivor Michele M's life were spent on the run from a multi-generational history of male violence against women and children.