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Dec 23, 2017
Stitch-by-Stitch's Unsettling Canada Day Sewing Circle was held in solidarity with Unsettling Canada 150 National Day of Action by Idle No More and Defenders of the Land. Photo: Elizabeth Littlejohn

Plenty to do in a year of challenges: 2017 in rabble news

Cathryn Atkinson
From Indigenous demands for respect and recognition, to Donald Trump's dog whistles to racists, to the Canadian housing crisis, to changes in the NDP, 2017 was a busy news year for rabble writers.
News
Sep 13, 2017
Morning mist Heart Lake, High Peaks region. Photo by Karl Nerenberg

Talking to Americans: Democracy in the Trump era

Karl Nerenberg
An Ohio father and son share a contemptuous skepticism about the current occupant of the White House. And yet, they still have faith in the fundamental fairness of U.S. democracy.
Podcast
Sep 8, 2017

Race relations, civil rights and the Rat Pack

face2face
Sam and Face2Face host David Peck talk about his new film premiering at TIFF, race relations in America, courage and why Sammy Davis Junior was the greatest entertainer of the 20th century.
Blog
Oct 3, 2014

From Idle No More to a Civil Rights Movement

Krystalline Kraus
This "I am" is limitless: I am a mother, a daughter, an aunt. This I am is not a sociological "other"; not garbage strewn across the side of a highway or laying at the bottom of a river.

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